A focus group on the SME networking platform was held on July 29 with representatives from the Eap and V4 countries. It was organized by the project leader – SME Development Association (SMEDA) is a non-profit, non-governmental association, whose main goal is various activities to manually limit the growth and development of small and medium businesses in Georgia.
During the focus group, we were able to get to know each other, learn more about each other’s organizations, and most importantly, discuss the SME networking platform.
The presentations presented by the partners included information about them as well as very valuable information about the state of SMEs in their country which will be used in refining the platform.
Recommendations and advice from the partners regarding the platform was shared, and the focus group was the starting point for the development of SMEs in our countries.
SME Networking Platform – A Project that aims to improve the business environment and strengthen SMEs competitiveness in EaP region by developing the SMEs and SMEs cluster-to-cluster networks and fostering the Global Value Chain integrations of EaP SMEs through sharing information, knowledge and know-how.
The project is co-financed by the Governments of Czechia, Hungary, Poland and Slovakia through Visegrad Grants from International Visegrad Fund. The mission of the fund is to advance ideas for sustainable regional cooperation in Central Europe.