Sector Economic Development
Program/Project Title Support to Private Sector Development in Egypt
Location Egypt
Duration 5 years
Start – End date Not yet signed the agreement
Budget 45 Million Euro
Aid Channel Credito d’aiuto
Type of Support Soft Loan
Applicant/Local Counterpart N/A
Implementing Institution Ministry of Industry, Trade and SMEs
Description Support to the Egyptian Government to develop the private sector through the support of local SMEs

The programme objective consists of supporting the creation of an enabling environment, able to guarantee the sustainable development and private sector inclusive growth and in particular SMEs

Expected Results 1.         More SMEs have access ot credit

2.          More young and women entrepreneurs have access to credit

3.          More companies enter the formal sector from the informal one

4.          More companies technologically upgraded

5.          More managers and manpower have increased their skills and competences

6.          More companies understand environmental protection issue and adopt resource 
utilization methodologies

7.          More companies are funded

8.          More start-ups are funded

Target Beneficiaries Egyptian SMEs
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