According to the latest Insight report from Dealroom, Impact startups raised a record €39B in venture funding in 2021 globally. There are now 146 impact unicorns globally and 52 of which became unicorns in 2021.
With Sweden being the leading country in the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) worldwide, the startups in the greater Stockholm region have shown truly impact-oriented mindset. In contrast to “green washing”, startups focuses on the solving of “actual problems without creating a new one”.
How can cities and regions create a fertile breeding ground not only to foster the local Impact ecosystem but also to attract the most ambitious impact founders and investors from all the world?
Our partners from Stockholm Business Alliance will tell us more about this.