Application deadline: 2 September 2019


    Work4Progress is a programme launched by the ”la Caixa” Foundation with the objective of generating new employment opportunities for women and young adults in India, Mozambique and Peru through open platforms for social innovation.

    The ”la Caixa” Foundation and their partner organisations decided to launch an open innovation challenge targeted at supporting the work currently being developed within the W4P geographies.



    Universities, companies and non-profit organisations, preferably located in Mozambique, Peru, India and Spain.


    • Work4Progress Challenge applications open: 28 June 2019.

    • Deadline to submit a solution application: 2 September 2019.

    • Q&A period: 15-19 July 2019 and 12-16 August 2019.


    Proposals must be submitted electronically through the ”la Caixa” Foundation call for projects online platform, using the following link:

    The following process must be followed:

    • Read carefully the Terms of Reference and the document of the Challenge Detail corresponding to the selected country.

    • Register your organization at the call for projects online platform and submit the required legal documents.

    • Fill in the online form for submission of proposals.

    • Attach all the other required documents.


    A reference number will be provided when the documentation is being processed.

    Proposals sent by any other means will not be accepted (for example by fax, post or email).

    Proposals submitted after the deadline will not be accepted.

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