Provision of interim Secretariat for SB4U platform

Provision of an interim secretariat from August - December 2021 until a permanent Secretariat can be established.

Private sector action document support

Provide input to the action document and subsequent support funded through the European Union Delegation. Key question is how to structure support for Micro,Small and Medium Entreprises at different stages of development so as to help diversify the economy (away from agriculture and raw materials towards a more circular economy) and ensure that women and youth are fully able to take advantage of the opportunities available

Private Sector mapping

Mapping of the private sector, including drivers of informality and obstacles to access to finance. The European Union Degelation (EUD)  has also now asked for insight into financial instruments available to support investment.

Digital entrepreneurship package for women

Development of a package for women entrepreneurs that can be piloted and later rolled out more widely allowing them to take full advantage of the digital opportunities available.

Support for better use of guarantee instruments

Support to make better use of the guarantee instruments, the already existing Proposed Investment Programme (PIPs) under the (European Fund for Sustainable Development) EFSD but also new activities under EFSD+ / programming

National Quality Strategy - Malawi Board of Standards

Review of National Quality Strategy(NQS), developed in 2015, prior to development of new NQS.

Circular economy analysis (solid waste management)

The purpose is to assess current status of the circular economy [with a focus on solid waste management] in Angola and use these findings to inform the formulation of a project proposal that European Union Delegation could include in its next year programming

Review of business environment

Review of the business environment and the priorities for reform to promote greater investment. Output will feed into Public-Private Ddialogue

Public-private dialogue

Support to (re-)establishment of Public-Private Dialogue (PPD) for improvement of the business environment and investment climate in Burundi.