Eco Reto 2022
Eco Reto 2022


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INNOVATION, ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND SUSTAINABILITY

The Eco-Challenge is a special category of TIC Americas that promotes sustainable development in Latin America and the Caribbean through the identification, acceleration and exposure of innovative entrepreneurial proposals able to positively impact the planet and people.

Since its creation in 2009, the Eco-Challenge has supported more than 28,700 young people from 34 countries, who have developed 22,832 innovative solutions that address specific priorities and challenges of the hemisphere.

To achieve its objective, the program seeks young innovators and entrepreneurs from the Member States of the Organization of American States (OAS) and the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) and its Associate Member States, who through their innovative and sustainable solutions contribute to a change that improves our human capital, value chains and business models.




PRIORITIES

Industrias Creativas

Education

Helping farmers, producers, and consumers to understand the principles of sustainability, the impact of climate change, and the benefits of regenerative agriculture. Promote social mobility, gender equity and social inclusion.

Agroindustria

Technology

Supporting value chains, from producer to consumer, to improve sustainability, reduce environmental impact and carbon footprints, as well as, to optimize the use of water and recycling of plastics.

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