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Development Related Infrastructure Investment Vehicle (DRIVE)

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DRIVE is for entrepreneurs who want to make an active contribution to creating better public infrastructure in low- and middle-income countries

Do you want to help develop the private sector and entrepreneurial activity in low- and middle-income countries by improving the public infrastructure? You can apply for a Development Related Infrastructure Investment Vehicle (DRIVE) contribution.

With a DRIVE-contribution you can submit more attractive tenders to governments in DRIVE countries.

When do you qualify?

A project must:

  • benefit the sustainable development of the private business sector in a DRIVE country
  • focus on improving food security, access to clean water, sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR), or climate issues
  • fit within the goals of the target country or region and meet the needs of the intended end-users
  • comply with the OECD Guidelines on International Corporate Social Responsibility (ICSR) for multinationals
  • have an investment level between €5 million and €60 million.

How to apply?

You can apply for a DRIVE-contribution with Invest International through TenderNed. There are currently no open tenders.

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