Within the project „SME Knowledge Accelerator – MEKA“ implemented by the Foundation for local development and development of information technologies - FLORIT - Gevgelija and Women's Organization - Stip, equipment was provided to the Regional Business Center within the Centre for development of the South-East planning region.
At the closing conference for the project, during which the equipment was hand-delivered, the Regional Business Center presented the activities that have been implemented so far as well as the services and activities that are carrying out daily to support SMEs.
The Regional Business Center participated in the implementation of most of the activities of this project related to the organization of trainings, the implementation of objective questionnaires to identify the needs of SMEs and аs well as during preparation of documents.
The cooperation with the Foundation for local development and development of information technologies continues in the direction of implementing joint activities aimed at strengthening the capacities of SMEs in the South-East region and creating a favorable business environment.
Instrument for Pre-Accession Assistance (IPA) is part of the package for external relations. IPA and other elements of the package are a great opportunity for streamlining and simplifying the procedures of the European Commission and improving the coherence and coordination of the activities of the Commission.