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In Palestine, the MED TEST III project has developed activities in line with the National Roadmap for resource efficiency, which was developed between the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), the Palestinian Government and stakeholders from the Palestinian Industry during the MED TEST II project. The activities envisage create a better environment for scaling up resource efficiency among Palestinan SMEs, academia, business consultancies and among policymakers.

At policy level, Palestine has successfully developed their Sustainable Consumption and Production National Action Plan (SCP-NAP) (UN Sustainable Development Goal 12) and is currently implementing it. For further information please visit the Palestine national policy hub.

The Regional Activity Centre for Sustainable Consumption and Production (SCP/RAC) of the United Nations Environment Programme Mediterranean Action Plan (UNEP/MAP) provides enhanced support services for both business support organisations (BSO) and entrepreneurs to foster the creation, incubation and acceleration of sustainable business models. These services include the transfer of methodologies to the BSO and training, coaching and advisory services to green entrepreneurs, as well as activities promoting networking and access to finance.

Find the results of SwitchMed Phase I in Palestine here.