The Belize Trade and Investment Development Service (BELTRAIDE) in collaboration with the Regional Center for Promotion of Micro and Small Enterprises (CENPROMYPE), with the support of the Government of Taiwan and Colombia, presented awards to the recipients of the Integral Development Program of Entrepreneurship in Central America and Dominican Republic ,on Tuesday November 26, 2013, at the Belize Biltmore Plaza.
This event takes place in the framework of the implementation of the project “Integral Development Program of Entrepreneurship in Central America and Dominican Republic”, which is facilitated by CENPROMYPE in coordination with BELTRAIDE. The purpose of the project was to promote and strengthen entrepreneurship in the region with the aim of establishing, developing, and strengthening MSME’s in the entire country of Belize.
The project has four components, including:
• Building awareness and support to national policies for entrepreneurship and design of a regional strategy;
• Providing grant funding for qualified MSME’s;
• Establishing a network, to link MSMEs in Central America and the
Dominican Republic, and increase value added products/ services;
• Engaging in knowledge management and capacity building of MSME’s.