Atlas: GEN’s Research + Policy Portal

Atlas is a compendium of public sector policies and programs that serves as a tool for policymakers, advisors and opinion leaders to learn about previously implemented policy models, articulated entrepreneurship strategies and/or designs of public-sector-supported  programs.

Year Introduced: | National-level

In July 2016, Australia introduced new tax incentives for early stage investors that offer those eligible: A 20 percent non-refundable carry-forward tax offset on amounts invested in qualifying…

Year Introduced: | City-level

Tallinn provides free public transport to its citizens. To use it, a commuter needs to be a registered resident in Tallinn.

Year Introduced: | National-level

This program provides loans to a person who starts up a new business based on the examination of the accuracy of its business plan without any requirement for security or guarantor (for a corporation…

Year Introduced: | National-level

The French unemployment law supports for startups. For two full years after quitting their work French resident can dispose of 60% of their previous salary up to a maximum of 30k/year. This gives…

Year Introduced: | National-level

The Lean Business Continuity Voucher is available to eligible companies to access up to €2,500 in training or advisory services support related to the continued operation of their businesses during…

Paraguay

Year Introduced: | National-level

"Wendá" (Web + Rendá, the Guaraní word for “place”) is a new platform where Paraguayan entrepreneurs and social innovators can network and connect. The platform enables a participatory mapping of…