Tunisia: STAND Up! opens a call for trainers to support textile entrepreneurs
The Tunisian partner CITET (Tunis International Center for Environmental Technologies), within the STAND Up! project and its Growing Innovation Program, is looking for an external expert to organize and lead a high-level training program addressed to eco-innovators, green solutions and early-stage ideas in the textile and fashion industry in Tunisia, which will take place between April and June 2021.
The training will be delivered to 40 young innovators, entrepreneurs, start-ups, undergraduates with innovative projects, small and medium size eco-innovative companies and early stage ventures in the textile and clothing industry. The selected candidates will receive a training focused on giving them support and professional tools In the transition from their project idea to a validated green business model in the fashion and textile sector.
The selected trainer will also help them in identifying the methods of access to the market and the financial requirements for the sustainability of the project. The training is composed of 2 trainings, each of them of 5 intensive online training sessions along 6 weeks and assist the entrepreneurs online to develop their eco-enterprise model.
The expert is required to have at least 10 years of professional experience and demonstrated experience in training green entrepreneurs. It will also be necessary to have a training module on ‘Green Business Model Canvas’ and a certificate for developing green business models delivered by SCP/RAC. STAND Up!, which gives support to young and women entrepreneurs in the Mediterranean, is an EU-funded project under the ENI CBC MED programme.
All the services required as well as the application conditions are detailed in terms of reference (French text) available here.
The deadline for submitting applications is Thursday the 15th of April 2021.