Plastic SmartCities Innovation Competition
Are you tired of seeing plastic on our beautiful beaches, rivers, and roads?
♻️ Plastic SmartCities Competition! ♻️
WWF, makesense, and Xchange present a social innovation competition that will enable you to create entrepreneurial solutions that address the issue of plastic waste in the Philippines.
Our ambition is to support the development of citizen-led initiatives 🙌
In order to contribute to the following SDGs:
What’s in the program?
1 ▶︎ A 2-day Hackathon to develop your idea in either Manila or Davao
2 ▶︎ An immersion bootcamp that will give you an in-depth understanding of the plastic waste issue you are tackling
3 ▶︎ A 6-week online coaching program to equip your team with the skills to succeed
4 ▶︎ The chance to win a seat at the makesense academy – our flagship incubation program
Who can join?
✓ An entrepreneur with an idea
✓ Passionate about plastic waste
✓ Or maybe just a little curious?
This competition is open to anyone willing to join the fight against plastic waste 💪
You can enter the competition in one of two ways, depending on what stage you are at:
You haven’t come up with a solution yet?
Or you just have a very simple solution that you want to explore?
You already have a first prototype of the solution
and a team to back you up?
Want to learn more about our program? Check out our FAQs page!