Fighting COVID: Funding & new jobs
The AdWisers is at the forefront in fighting Covid-19, relaunching economy and mobilising private and public investors via international cooperation, sustainable development & innovation. The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) committed to help Italy respond to COVID-19 and its socio-economic impacts. The AdWisers joined forces with other EU and Italian leading players to operationalize this initiative. The objective is three fold: select the 10 best Italian companies providing products and solutions fighting COVID-19; mobilise USD 10 Mil. from private investors via a catalytic fund; disburse the economic support and provide high-level technical assistance to the selected companies, to increase production, innovation capacities, jobs creation and international competitiveness. Our uniqueness: a “policy-to-market” approach with funding and technical assistance provision integrated by design and an effective one-stop shop for investors and companies.