The 2nd "Development x Innovation x Sustainable Competition - Impact Frontier Lab (IF Lab)" was announced at a press conference by the International Cooperation and Development Fund (TaiwanICDF), which urged private businesses and organizations to actively submit proposals and actively seek out business opportunities with friendly nations. Application deadline is on October 14th
TaiwanICDF recruits for the Impact Frontier Lab Program to create sustainable opportunities with Taiwam’s diplomatic allies.Photo reproduced from TaiwanICDF Facebook
According to TaiwanICDF, this session's suggested nations include all 12 of Taiwan's diplomatic allies in the Pacific, Africa, Latin America, and the Caribbean. The project's content is organized around four main themes: "Climate Action Adaptation", "Ecological and Environmental Sustainable Development", "Energizing Disadvantaged Economies", and "Green and Sustainable Diet". The ultimate winning team will get up to NT$6 million. They will also go to diplomatic nations to put ideas into action and jointly investigate commercial prospects in addition to receiving equal matching incentives.
Jarden Kephas, the Republic of Nauru's Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador to Taiwan, expressed his gratitude to Taiwan for advancing bilateral cooperation on behalf of Taiwan as Taiwan's democratic friend. These programs are extremely important to friendly nations, particularly at a time when the globe is dealing with climate change and other environmental issues. Sustainability. Taiwan, in his opinion, is a trustworthy partner. It not only demonstrates Taiwan can help, but also shows that Taiwan is helping from the standpoint of allies.