The United Nations Development Program(UNDP) calls applicants for the UNDP Ocean Innovation challenge 2020. Interested applicants can apply until March 5, 2020.
UNDP launches a new call to action— Ocean Innovation Challenge (OIC) to accelerate progress on SDG 14 targets. The OIC seeks innovations that are transferable, replicable and scalable. The Challenge grants range from $50,000 to $250,000.
Recognizing the increasing urgency of tackling ocean pollution, particularly from plastics and nutrients, the first of several planned OICs focuses on SDG 14.1- Reduce Marine Pollution.
The applicants must meet the following requirements to be a part of the competition
The application procedure for the competition is divided into three stages.
UNDP partners with people at all levels of society to help build nations that can withstand crisis, and drive and sustain the kind of growth that improves the quality of life for everyone. Additionally, on the ground in nearly 170 countries and territories, they offer a global perspective and local insight to help empower lives and build resilient nations.
For additional details, visit the official website.
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