How is innovation funded here?
Like 81% of cities surveyed, Lisbon has dedicated funding to support innovation capacity.
Top sources of funding
International/multilateral institution budget
Activities being funded
Investing in digital systems
Investing in physical infrastructure
Lisbon’s funding for innovation capacity is generally directed towards financing start-ups, and investing in open innovation programs such as Hub Criativo do Beato.
*"Training staff and building capacity" is not an option in the 2018 survey, while "Launching or sustaining a project" is not an option in the 2020 survey.