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UNFPA Innovations Challenge for Women 2022

UNFPA Innovations Challenge to Empower Women and Girls is an open opportunity for women to come up with innovation. This challenge will fund female-centered innovations. They aim to continue to develop and deploy innovative solutions that enhance women’s and girls’ empowerment in all of its forms and can help disrupt inequality.

The challenge will offer a mentorship program to help grantees improve their ability to scale their discoveries across underdeveloped countries. As a result, it will establish and foster an ecosystem of mentors, innovators, and important stakeholders who will support the solutions and their long-term viability models.

Here are more details about the UNFPA Innovations Challenge

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  • Financial coverage: Fully Funded
  • Deadline: March 31, 2022
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    Eligibility Criteria :

    Here are the eligibility criteria for the UNFPA Innovations Challenge for women:

    1. The business must have tested a proof of concept, prototype, and a minimal viable product (MVP) that has been piloted and is ready to scale. 
    2. The MVP must be a member of the submitting company.
    3. The inventive solution must have a market or public-sector-based path to scalability and sustainability.
    4. The proposed solution has a higher development impact per dollar or is more cost-effective than other approaches to achieve the same goals. Furthermore, there must be proof to back up this assertion.
    5. Proposals must also include innovative solutions that promote women’s and girls’ empowerment, emphasizing meeting needs for family planning and preventing unnecessary maternal deaths. Moreover, priority will be for the solutions from women-led enterprises.
    6. The organization must be registered in a UNFPA program country.
    7. At the time of application, the company has not been debarred, suspended, sanctioned, or otherwise identified as ineligible by any UN Organization or the World Bank Group.
    8. Also, the company is not subject to procurement prohibitions derived from the Compendium of UN Security Council Sanctions Lists.
    9. The invention should be put into practice in the UNFPA program nation.
    10. The proposed solution should address one of the concerns listed below:
    • Fulfilling unmet family planning needs.
    • Putting an end to unnecessary maternal deaths.
    • Ending gender-based violence and harmful practices is also a priority.
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    Benefits :

    The UNFPA-WIPO-ITU Joint Innovation Challenge recognizes the top ten concepts with the highest marks. The following awards will be granted:

    • Financing of up to USD 60,000 in two installments.
    • UNFPA will provide training and mentorship support until the end of December 2022.
    • An offer to take part in a virtual boot camp to help them fine-tune their project design plans and milestones.

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    Application Process:

    • March 31st is the deadline for submissions of applications.
    • Proposal Deadline: May 21st 
    • Request for Proposals: April
    • June 2022: shortlist of 20 concepts, live pitch events, and announcements of 10 awards
    • Mentors and grantees will participate in a virtual boot camp in July.
    • The phase of “positioning to scale”: July 2022-March 2023.
    • The reporting deadline for the end of the challenge is March 2023.

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