|Approval Date||29 Jun 2018|
|Signature Date||17 Sep 2018|
|Planned Completion Date||31 May 2023|
|Sovereign / Non-Sovereign||Sovereign|
|Sector||Industry, Minning & Quarrying|
|DAC Sector Code||32110|
The present intervention concerns the Support to Economic Diversification Technical Assistance Project. It aims to support the Government of Botswana in its efforts to diversify the economy through increased competitiveness of SMEs and effectiveness of Business Support Institutions in business support and service delivery. This will be achieved by supporting Business Botswana, an Apex business association to implement activities under the Botswana Private Sector Development Strategy, (PSDS) which is the main framework for support to private sector development in Botswana. The project comprises two main components namely: (i) Review and Update of Private Sector Development Strategy and Program and (ii) SME Improvement Programme.
The overall goal Technical Assistance (TA) Project is to support the Government of Botswana in its efforts to diversify the economy through increased competitiveness of SMEs and effectiveness of Business Support Institutions in business support and service delivery.The Specific objectives is to strengthen small stock, tourism and horticulture industries through interventions aimed at improving business linkages and partnerships, strengthening the business development market.
The project will benefit the Government of Botswana and ultimately the population.
Fund for African Private Sector Assistance
|Last Update||12 May 2021|