NORAD - Enterprise Development for Jobs

03 September from 12:00 - 13:20 CEST

Market: Norway , Vietnam


Call for proposals

Opportunity for renewable energy companies working in developing markets!
Welcome to a joint Norwegian Energy Partners, Innovation Norway and Norad WEBINAR 3 September, 12:00 – 13:20 (CEST Oslo time).

Norwegian Energy Partners (NORWEP), Innovation Norway and Norad are pleased to invite you to a webinar highlighting all you need to know about the current call for proposals in Norads’s Enterprise Development for Jobs grant scheme. Familiarize yourself with the grant scheme rules, how to apply, what’s needed to qualify and more.

Enterprise Development for Jobs is a Norad managed grant scheme, which provides support to companies that can document their willingness and ability to create jobs in developing countries through sustainable investments.

The scheme contributes to creating jobs in developing countries through business start-ups and business expansions. Grants are given to reduce risk in advance of an investment decision. This includes support for feasibility studies, partner search, sample production, training of local employees, strengthening of local suppliers and local infrastructure investments as well as increasing access to renewable energy in developing countries.

NORWEP, Norad and Innovation Norway continue to cooperate for the benefit of Norwegian business and industry.

Innovation Norway works to mobilize and inform potential Norwegian applicant companies for the Enterprise Development for Jobs program. Through activities, consultancy and facilitation of workshops and networking, Innovation Norway also works to position good applicants for the scheme. A variety of opportunities for offers support for travel, consulting services, legal assistance, as well as the opportunity for support from INs offices around the world is also part of the program.




Gunn Vik, Director Hydropower, NORWEP and Tron Andre Svanes, Senior Advisor, Innovation Norway


Enterprise Development for Jobs – Grant scheme; who qualifies and how to apply

Jannike Berg, Senior Advisor, Norad


Innovation Norway-Norad EDFJ cooperation agreement - how can IN assist your business development

Tron Andre Svanes, Senior Advisor, Innovation Norway

12:45 – 13:15


Moderator: Gunn Vik, Director Hydropower, NORWEP

13:15 – 13:20

Closing remarks

Gunn vik, Director Hydropower, Norwegian Energy Partners

12:00-13:20 CEST Time: 


Zoom webinar. The link will be shared with registered participants on the day prior to the webinar

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