Inclusive Micro, Small and Medium Enterprise (MSME) Development Project – Project Management Consultancy Services

Mar 15, 2015

Description of Project

The assignment involved successful operationalization of an MSME development program including a network of 7 BDSCs and 2 Business Incubator Program with matching grant facilities. The major components of the project are:

Component 1: Strengthening of Business Development Services – This focuses on institutional strengthening of Business Development Service Centers (BDSCs) and Business Incubator Program.

Component 2: Project Management Unit Support Services – This involves providing overall project management and implementation support to the MSMEDP through the Central PMU at the MED.

Component 3: Legal Support Services – This involves strengthening program implementation capacity and enhancing enabling environment for MSME development.

Component 4: Credit Guarantee & Access to Finance Services – This involves providing operationalization assistance to a credit guarantee scheme and initial handholding support.

Project Kick-off: Minister Saeed meets e.Gen's international and national team at the project, March 2015

SECTOR

Social & Economic Development

COUNTRY

Maldives

CLIENT

Asian Development Bank (ADB); Ministry of Economic Development (MED), Maldives

TIMELINE

2015-2018