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UNIDO launches MED TEST III in Morocco and Tunisia to develop circular value chains for the local textile and garment industry

UNIDO launches MED TEST III in Morocco and Tunisia to develop circular value chains for the local textile and garment industry

SwitchMed / MED TEST III will cooperate with international fashion brands and the ZDHC foundation to progress the supply chain for textile and garment industries in Morocco and Tunisia to become more circular and less polluting.

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SwitchMed meets Tunisian youth

SwitchMed meets Tunisian youth

The delegation of the European Union in Tunisia organized the EU4YOUth forum allowing young Tunisians to meet different project leaders funded by the EU, in terms of mobility, creation of start-ups, etc. SwitchMed was also present to encourage these young Tunisians to develop ideas for green projects and to invest in the green and social economy, thus contributing positively to the economy and the environment of the country.

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Switcher of the Month

Switcher of the Month

Our Switcher of the month in December 2019 is "Hand Over", an ambitious startup who aims to transform the construction industry in Egypt and make sustainable techniques widely adopted.

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Switcher of the Month

Switcher of the Month

Our Switcher of the month in November 2019 is "WashyWash", an ambitious startup changing laundry habits in Jordan by replacing toxic dry cleaning chemicals with sustainable, higher quality alternatives.

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Call for Consultants - Organiser of the SwitchMed Connect 2020

Call for Consultants - Organiser of the SwitchMed Connect 2020

We are pleased to announce the launch of this call for experts to take over the curation and organisation of the SwitchMed Connect 2020. Deadline for application 29 November 2019.

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Golden opportunity to visit green businesses at their workplace!

Golden opportunity to visit green businesses at their workplace!

On October 12 and 13, 2019, green businesses throughout many Mediterranean countries, will open their workplace to the public, and interact with them meaningfully in order to promote the green and circular economy in the Mediterranean. Seven of our Switchers have been selected to participate in the “Eco-virtuous Open House? (“Portes ouVERTES?), organised by DEFISMED. Check them out!

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Call for Consultants for the new phase of MED TEST III in Jordan

Call for Consultants for the new phase of MED TEST III in Jordan

An opportunity for industry professionals to receive training on the TEST methodology and to take part in industrial demonstration projects under the second phase of the MED TEST III project in Jordan.

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Switcher of the Month

Switcher of the Month

Our Switcher of the month in October 2019 is "IDYR", an initiative employing female artisans in Morocco, to recycle unwanted textile into beautiful products like handbags, rugs, clothing, ottomans, and pillows.

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Switcher of the Month

Switcher of the Month

Our Switcher of the month in September 2019 is "KUCHINATE", an initiative run by South African native and employing African refugee women’s skills, in one of the world’s most international cities: Tel Aviv.

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