Oasis500, A Distant Oasis For Caricom Startups By Kenroy White Posted on October 29, 2018 1 min read 0 1,241 Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Share on Reddit Share on Pinterest Share on Linkedin Share on Tumblr Oasis500 is an ICT, digital media and mobile business accelerator and investment company based in Jordan. The services of Oasis500 includes entrepreneurship training, mentorship guidance, incubation, acceleration and additional follow-up investment funds if required. Entrepreneurs that have passed the training and pitching stages are now eligible for funding based on specific metrics and criteria set by a designated in-house jury, and subject matter experts. While the company is located more than half way around the world some caribbean startups have received funding through Oasis500. Two of these are RevoFarm and crimebot. RevoFarm provides farmers with data, this specific data is customized for daily decision making. Crimebot uses a social community to map crime hot spots around any specific country. they then use the information to notifying users as incidents occur providing info such as the probability of when the next crime will occur and other data. Crimebot focuses on anonymous reporting and uses user confirmation feedback to verify all incoming reports. They access Oasis500 funding through the Start-up Jamaica program which is accessible to entrepreneurs across the region.