This assignment aims to contribute to strengthening of entrepreneurial knowledge in development of business plans and skills and provision of mentoring support for agri-food start-ups who are pursuing new business endeavors, especially those that are based on innovative ideas, green and circular business models.
The main objectives of this assignment are the following:
- Provision of technical assistance supporting the GIP/GFF delivery to target start-ups and entrepreneurs in the agri-food sector who are pursuing new business endeavors, in developing business plans based on innovative ideas, green and circular business models,
- Provision of technical assistance to entrepreneurship ecosystem as a whole (business incubators, hubs, regional development agencies, youth centers, woman associations, and other private and public BDS providers relevant to start-ups development),
- Provision of mentoring services to target agri-food start-ups with focus on adoption of resource efficiency, circular value chains and regenerative agriculture, and
- Capturing experiences by agri-food start-ups supported through the GIP/GFF to highlight different transitional approaches and business benefits, thus contributing to their wider adoption and raise the awareness on sustainable agriculture.
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