INVESTMED releases second special edition newsletter announcing entrepreneurs in Egypt


The INVESTMED project is proud to present the MSMEs selected under the call for subgrants for green, blue, and creative industry business proposals in Egypt.The EU funded INVESTMED project launched a call for sub-grants to provide support for new, sustainable business opportunities for young people and women in three countries: Egypt, Lebanon, and Tunisia. 

In Egypt, 12 MSMEs were selected across the relevant industries. The selected entrepreneurs besides receiving a grant for their project, will benefit from many other advantages from the INVESTMED project such as: receiving an incubation programme, being part of an online community with different investors, actors, and startups from other countries, receive specific Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) training, and participate in multiple events with actors and investors from all over the Mediterranean.

Read about the selected entrepreneurs here. They are the following: 

  • Fresh Fish Farm

  • Ithaka

  • Super FNY

  • Wastology

  • Wfrley

  • B’sarya for Arts

  • Semsemia

  • Plstka

  • New Power

  • Merit Aromatherapy

  • Egypt Day Tours

  • Sustain Egypt Think Tank 

Keep an eye out for the final special edition newsletters presenting the subgrantees in Lebanon! 

The INVESTMED project is co-funded by the European Union under the ENI CBC Mediterranean Sea Basin Programme 2014-2020. INVESTMED will have an impact on MSMEs, start-ups and recently established enterprises where staff will be trained and coached to become more sustainable and competitive and financially supported via an open competition. INVESTMED has a duration of 30 months, with a total budget of 3.8 Million euro, of which 3.4 Million euro are funded by the European Union (90%). It has 8 partners from Tunisia, Spain, Lebanon, Greece, Egypt, and Italy. 

  • Union of Mediterranean Confederations of Enterprises, BUSINESSMED (TU)
  • Euro-Mediterranean Economists Association, EMEA (ES)
  • European Institute of the Mediterranean, IEMed (ES)
  • Beyond Group / Irada Group S.A.L, BRD (LE)
  • Institute of Entrepreneurship Development, IED (GR)
  • Libera Università Maria SS. Assunta, LUMSA (IT)
  • Confederation of Egyptian European Business Associations, CEEBA (EG)
  • Spanish Chamber of Commerce, CCE (ES)