Policy Implementation Forum: Supporting Micro Small and Medium Size Enterprises (MSMEs) in the Post COVID-19 Pandemic Era - Promoting MSME Formalization
This event was jointly organised by DSDG/DESA and the Ministry of Trade, Industry, Regional Integration and Employment (MoTIE) of The Gambia and the UNDP. It brought together high-level policymakers and development partners to review challenges and identify solutions supporting the growth of the MSME sector in The Gambia in the post COVID-19 pandemic era, taking into account opportunities offered by the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA).
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Promoting MSME Formalization through the Cooperative Enterprise Model
This event was jointly organized by the Division for Sustainable Development Goals, Department of Economic and Social Affairs, the United Nations (DSDG/DESA) together with the Micro and Small Enterprise Authority (MSEA) Kenya. It explored good practices in promoting Micro-, Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (MSME) formalization through leveraging the cooperative enterprise model and drawing on lessons from the successful experience of Kenya in this regard, with a particular focus on policy space and business support systems.
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