The visit is linked to the ”Regional Resilience & Private Sector Innovation Workshop for Improved Crisis Response” workshop hosted by the UNDP Sub-Regional Response Facility for the Syria Crisis. By taking part in this visit, you will be able to showcase your innovative work and get to know potential partners to co-create sustainable joint solutions for improved crisis response in Syria and Iraq, together with International Organizations, NGOs and the government in Jordan.
Alongside the workshop hosted by UNDP, the visit includes program in Amman with a possibility for further business promotion with local stakeholders.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
The Team Finland visit will be beneficial for companies and organizations interested in developing new solutions for the Syria crisis in cooperation with the aid organizations and government authorities in Jordan, Lebanon, Iraq, Turkey and Egypt. It will also be beneficial for companies and organizations providing sustainable solutions for developing the economies affected by the Syria crisis.
The participating companies can represent e.g. job creation, education, energy, circular economy, health, communications, digitalization, microfinance and security sectors.
Key reasons to invest or do business in Jordan include:
• Security and stability of the country
• Modern infrastructure and legislations
• Centralized business services (one stop shop)
• Seven development zones with low taxation
• Member of WTO and many other arrangements
• Well-educated and multicultural country.
To cover the expenses of arranging the visit program in Amman and the Dead Sea, Business Finland will charge a participation fee as follows:
– Micro Businesses and SMEs: 680 EUR + 24% VAT per person
– Major Companies: 800 EUR + 24% VAT per person
Business Finland will invoice the participation fee after the visit based on the actual costs. The invoiced fee will not exceed the amounts mentioned above. If a person stationed in Jordan represents the company, a 25 percent discount will be granted.
Click to register for the visit.
The deadline for registration is 11 February 2019.
FOR MORE INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT:
Mr. Jyrki Härkki
Head of Developing Markets
+358 40 3433 455
Ms. Salla Pietarinen
Project Coordinator, Delegations
+358 50 320 7061