SENA Emprender Fund – National Call for Seed Capital for the Orange Economy 

Describe the main features of the policy/measure: 

The programme consists in the funding of business initiatives that come from or are developed by apprentices or associations of apprentices, university practitioners or professionals, whose training is taking place or was completed in educational institutions recognized by the government.

It will grant resources up to one hundred percent (100%) of the value of the business plan, according to the jobs created.

What are the results achieved so far through the implementation of the policy/measure?: 

Between 2018 and 2019, through the calls for seed capital for the orange economy of the SENA Emprender Fund, 262 new orange companies were created, generating 1,542 jobs.

In 2020 the SENA Emprender Fund will hold a new seed capital call for the Orange Economy to help in the creation of 200 new companies and 800 potential jobs.

Financial resources allocated to the policy/measure in USD: 

TOTAL: 15,500,000

Partner(s) engaged in the implementation of the measure: 
Has the implementation of the policy/measure been evaluated?: 
Goal(s) of UNESCO's 2005 Convention
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