Spain: STAND Up! opens a new call for mentors


STAND Up! partner TEXFOR - The Confederación Española de la Indústria Téxtil has opened in Spain a call for mentors to select two external experts. The main goal for the selected candidates will be providing mentoring assistance to textile and fashion start-ups throughout the Incubation Support Programme. The incubation will start next July and will consist on 40 hours of one-to-one support distributed along 27 weeks.

The incubation will be addressed to 4 green entrepreneurs in the textile and clothing sector. Before delivering the requested services, the selected local mentors will be asked to attend a 10 hours training on the Green Business Plan (GBP) methodolodgy developed by the project Lead Partner SCP/RAC within the following SwitchMed methodology under The Switchers Support Programme.

Interested tenderers must follow all instructions and detailed specifications described in the related Terms of Reference  

For any further information please contact:

Montse Ibañez, Project coordinator at Texfor

Deadline to receive applications is Monday the 21st of June.

The STAND Up! project is an EU-funded project under the ENI CBC Med Programme which intends to support fashion and textile entrepreneurs and eco-innovative ventures in 5 participating countries (Egypt, Lebanon, Italy, Spain and Tunisia) and help them seize the business opportunities and employment addressing the need for transition to an environmentally and socially responsible circular model in the clothing and textile sector.