The initiative was launched in Pakistan between Stimulus Pvt Limited, the local strategic partner of this initiative and the Federal Ministry of Climate Change earlier this year.
The first edition of the competition attracted over 100 applicants from across Pakistan, top 25 ideas were shortlisted to attend a two-day bootcamp, of which 50% were women.These 25 start-ups will be further trained to compete at national level. Two of the top local teams will represent Pakistan at the Global ClimateLaunchpad Competition to be held in The Netherlands in November 2019.
Through this collaboration, Shell Tameer hopes to develop some of the brightest clean energy innovators to tackle climate change and contribute towards the economic growth of Pakistan.
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