Climathon is an international green ideation program which every year is operated across more than 150 cities worldwide attracting over 6,000 sustainability enthusiasts that want to collaborate on finding solutions for some of the most challenging problems of our times. It is A city based programme that offers a clear pathway to action and interaction – an opportunity for cities and citizens to co-create local ideas and solutions to the most evident climate challenges. By 2022, The Climathon programme aims to unite over 100 countries, 1000 cities and 100.000 changemakers to be the change they wish to see in our world. In 2020 we kickstarted the first climathons in Barranquilla, Bogota and Cali and the winning ideas will proceed in the ClimateLaunchpad program.
ClimateLaunchpad is the largest global green business ideas competition aiming to fix climate change, one start up at a time. Active in over 57 countries we selected the best out of over 3.000 green business ideas to follow our program to transform their idea into reality. Starting in 2019 in Colombia, so far we received over 300 applications and supported the top 30. All to prepare them to pitch their ideas during the regional, national, latam and global finals. The global top 16 win direct access to the CLP CLimate-KIC Accelerator Program and or our own Latam Cleantech Champions Accelerator.
Grow from cleantech start-up to scale-up
With our Cleantech Champion Accelerator we continue our support to the ClimateLaunchpad entrepreneurs in the start up to scale up of their company. It attracts only the best of the best in the cleantech startup space in Colombia and Latin America. Over an 18 month period with the best in the world training curriculum, bootcamps, masterclasses, coaching and introductions to the ecosystem. Only the most promising Cleantech Champions make it to demo day.
This program is inspired by the ClimateKIC Acceleration Program, powered by Fundación BolivarDavivienda & Fondo Accion FIMI and executed Cleantech Hub Colombia.
Connecting bottom-up sustainable innovation with the market
The Cleantech Marketplace is a platform where Cleantech Investors and Investees meet. By having a steady and healthy annual inflow of cleantech startups cleantechhub.co is able to engage many actors in the cleantech ecosystem around the marketplace.
We collaborate with Fondo Impacta, Fondo Accion FIMI, and invite all other Green Impact Funds & Business Angel networks.
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To boost green entrepreneurship & cleantech innovation
From SMEs to Large Enterprises, the private sector is getting more and more involved in sustainability. From our experience in green entrepreneurship and cleantech innovation we collaborate with companies on how they can i) reduce their carbon footprint, ii) apply circular economy principles, and iii) respect the environmental boundaries by adopting strategies within their business models.
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Scale your impact beyond borders
In partnership with the British Embassy and the UK Department for International Trade in Latin America & the Caribbean, CleantechHUB Colombia is launching the “UK & LATAC Clean Growth Academy”. This program has a specialized focus on sourcing and supporting Latin American Cleantech Champions ready to scale their impact beyond borders, supporting them in leveraging access to the UK market, ecosystem and resources.
Application can be done via this link. The deadline is October 24, 2021.
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