Eastern Europe and the Caucasus

Whether it is trade promotion or innovative financing solution, read more about our activities in Eastern Europe and the Caucasus. Read more.

Turkey

We are supporting inclusive growth and regional development in Turkey to help underserved SMEs access finance and advice. Read more.

SEMED

Financial inclusion is a key priority in the southern and eastern Mediterranean (SEMED) region, as well as inclusive growth for women and refugee-hosting communities. Read more.

Western Balkans

With a focus on corporate governance and standards setting, we are helping businesses improve performance and enter new markets. Read more.

Non-ODA countries

Promoting leadership and building the foundations of a strong support system for SMEs are our core activities in these countries. Read more.

Central Asia and Mongolia

From our Women in Business in Kazakhstan to the SME Local Currency Programme, read more about what we are doing in Central Asia. Read more.

€60m+

for on-lending for SMEs’ DCFTA-related investments

15

Business Support Centres established in Ukraine

2

new countries in the SME Local Currency Programme: Azerbaijan and Belarus

Eastern Europe and Caucasus

Whether it is trade promotion or innovative financing solution, read more about our activities in Eastern Europe and the Caucasus. Read more.

€300m

of finance for women-led SMEs

18,000+

women entrepreneurs reached to date

142

advisory projects in 2017

Turkey

We are supporting inclusive growth and regional development in Turkey to help underserved SMEs access finance and advice. Read more.

€40m

in new on-lending under the financial inclusion programme in Tunisia

529

advisory projects in 2017

500+

women entrepreneurs reached through our Women in Business programme in Egypt

Southern and eastern Mediterranean

Financial inclusion is a key priority in the southern and eastern Mediterranean (SEMED) region, as well as inclusive growth for women and refugee-hosting communities. Read more.

8

members joined our Blue Ribbon programme

€48.5m

portfolio of companies under the Enterprise Expansion Fund

2,000+

women entrepreneurs reached to date

Western Balkans

With a focus on corporate governance and standards setting, we are helping businesses improve performance and enter new markets. Read more.

€112m

provided through partner financial institutions in 2017

176

advisory projects in 2017

1,400+

women entrepreneurs reached through our Women in Business programme in Croatia

Non-ODA countries

Promoting leadership and building the foundations of a strong support system for SMEs are our core activities in these countries. Read more.

51%

of local currency operations in 2017 were in Central Asia

€72m

in direct financing provided under the Investment Facility for Central Asia

527

advisory projects in 2017

Central Asia and Mongolia

From our Women in Business in Kazakhstan to the SME Local Currency Programme, read more about what we are doing in Central Asia. Read more.