empowering entrepreneurship

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Empowering Entrepreneurship Initiative

The Empowering Entrepreneurship Initiative supports young, innovative businesses with a curated combination of mentoring, workshops, network building and funding.

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COVID-19 Relief Programme: Empowering Entrepreneurs in Emerging Economies

Live Updates on the COVID-19 Relief Programme: We share insights on the programme's purpose, direction & current stage.




1st German emergency aid programme for tourism businesses in emerging economies

enpact and the TUI Care Foundation support 150 tourism businesses with mentoring and financial assistance.




Apply before September 13th | PDL India

Join the 2nd edition of the successful Programme Designers' Lab India to support female entrepreneurs and founders

Startup Friendliness Index

enpact Data & Research assesses entrepreneurial ecosystems based on 80 indicators in more than 60 cities globally


Current Projects

01/08/2020- 31/03/2021

Egypt, Ghana, Kenya, Indonesia and Jordan

COVID-19 Relief Programme

The COVID-19 Relief Programme is currently in its final stages of the selection phase in Egypt, Jordan, Ghana, Kenya and Indonesia. Stay tuned for the announcement of the participants in the beginning of November 2020.

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01/09/2020- 30/04/2021

Mexico, Jordan, Kenya, Indonesia

COVID-19 Relief Programme for Tourism

The COVID-19 Relief Programme for Tourism is supporting travel and tourism businesses in Mexico, Kenya, Indonesia and Jordan to rebuild and overcome the challenges of the pandemic.

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01/07/2020- 30/11/2020


Founder Scholarships Ghana

Four Ghanian founders working in agriculture, health and wellbeing, and exporting are receiving financial support and access to knowledge, mentors, networks, and peers.

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01/04/2020- 31/12/2020


Clinical Innovation Fellowship (CIF) Egypt 2020

The Clinical Innovation Fellowship is an 8-month health innovation scholarship starting June 2020 that provides participants the opportunity to work in a transdisciplinary team to create solutions based on verified healthcare needs.

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01/07/2019- 30/06/2020


Programme Designers' Lab Uzbekistan

We have launched first-ever project in Central Asia, PDL Uzbekistan. 20 participants were selected in November 2019. The curriculum has been designed to meet the specific needs of the participants and It entails two modules. The first module of the PDL took place in Berlin in January 2020. The second module will take place in Tashkent when the COVID-19 situation is safer.

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Donor Partners

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