Enlargement of the European–Turkish business Centres network to Sivas, Hatay, Batman and Van

The overall objective of the project is to create a favorable environment for Small and Medium Sized Enterprises (SMEs) in Turkey, thus creating productivity growth, the job and wealth necessary to achieve the objectives set by the European Council in Lisbon (“The Lisbon Strategy”). 


The purpose the project is to increasing the competitiveness of the Turkish SMEs at selected RCOP provinces by supporting and assisting their general business operations and processes through provision of information, training and consultancy services (and implementation of a specific project) with consideration of environmentally sustainable methods and participation of women entrepreneurs; thereby, contributing the social and economic development of the provinces.

Mediterranean Countries
Area of competence: 
SME DEVELOPMENT > Business Centres / Incubator / Business Plans
SME DEVELOPMENT > Business Centres / Incubator / Business Plans
Donor organisation: 
European Commission
Start of project: 
July, 2011
Technical Assistance