Eligible candidates

Candidate initiatives should be realized through collaboration among at least 3 different organizations active in the following areas: social, economics, public and private, institutions, science and technology. The Parties of the initiatives should name one as Lead Applicant.

The Lead Applicant should belong to one of the following categories:

  • Governments (including bilateral aid agencies), local authorities/bodies, public agencies and their associations;
  • Inter-governmental organizations and international agencies;
  • Civil society organizations or networks (NGOs, associations, public or private foundations);
  • Business community (SMEs, large enterprises, micro/social enterprises and their associations);
  • Research and academic bodies;
  • Public-private partnerships.