The digital content distribution company, Publiseer, claim to have been selected as one of the 10 socially driven businesses of the Migration Entrepreneurship Prize by the Human Security Division of the Swiss FDFA, to join the Seedstars Investment Readiness Program (IRP).
The Migration Entrepreneurship prize aims at supporting socially driven businesses that provide innovative solutions that alleviate pressure on people moving through irregular channels.
The FDFA’s Human Security Division (HSD) is responsible for the promotion of peace and human rights as set out in the Federal Council’s foreign policy strategy.
It focuses on the security of the individual and protecting people against violence, war, and acts of arbitrary treatment.
It works towards ensuring that policy on migrants and refugees is based on human dignity.
The HSD is part of the Directorate of Political Affairs.
Seedstars is a Swiss-based private group of companies – with the mission to impact people’s lives in emerging markets through technology and entrepreneurship.
The groups’ activities cover over 80 emerging ecosystems through a variety of activities such as the largest startup competition Seedstars World, Seedstars Media, training and acceleration programs, Seedspace with physical hubs, venture capital investments, and company building activities.