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Invitation for submissions to the Open Call for the Global AgriInno Challenge

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Invitation for submissions to the Open Call for the Global AgriInno Challenge

FAO and Zhejiang University are co-organizing the Global AgriInno Challenge 2020 to harness innovation solutions in response to the challenges associated with distribution and sales of agri-food products.

The call is open to all youths with digital innovations or ideas for the agri-food sector, this event is aimed at identifying, accelerating and scaling-up youth-led innovative business models and digital solutions to unlock the potentials of agri-food innovation.

Join now to share information and enhance your knowledge on smart agriculture, innovation and start-up practice through a unique global network composed of United Nations’ mentors, leading angel investors, academic experts and youth agripreneurs from the global agri-food sector!

The selected teams will be invited to further develop and pitch their digital development solutions in Zhejiang Province, China on 27-28 November with all relevant expenses covered.

Winning teams will be granted seed funding, and the opportunity to participate in a one-week agro-bootcamp and world study tour. Please submit your team’s application by 17 October 2020 (24:00 CEST).

Learn more about the detailed selection criteria and how to apply HERE .

If you have questions or need additional information, please contact [email protected], copying [email protected].

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