On the 5th of August, 2021, The EU-funded Coconut Waste Project (COWAP) interviewed applicants for the COWAP Green Entrepreneurship Program (GREP) at the conference hall of the La Nkwantanang-Madina Municipal Assembly (LaNMMA).
At the pilot phase of the GREP, a total of 52 applications were received from youth, women, and Persons with Disabilities (PwDs).
A total of 42 applicants were selected for the interview after the screening stage. The screening was done based on a set criterion.
GREP is an initiative under the Coconut Waste Project that seeks to empower youth, women, and Persons with Disabilities (PwDs) within the La Nkwantanang-Madina Municipality with basic, employability and entrepreneurship skills. The GREP will be rolled out throughout the implementation period (2021-2025) of the Coconut Waste Project. Successful applicants will be well-positioned to leverage opportunities that will be created by the Coconut Waste Project.