The Skills Development for a Green Economy Programme II (SD4GE II) supports a structural change towards more employment-oriented dual TVET approaches in South Africa. It supports the cooperation of...
Entrepreneurs in the developing and transforming world
Leading development agencies and most governments have come to the common understanding that enabling environments including public support to private entrepreneurial activities are vital to sustainable economic growth, poverty alleviation and social pluralism.
SMEs (small and medium sized enterprises) are catalysts for economic growth and innovation. As most of them engage in labour-intensive industries, they provide the vast majority of job opportunities for the growing supply of labour force in developing and emerging economies.
Stimulating SME-led growth requires management know-how, skilled labour supply, technology, and capital - all this embedded in appropriate legal and policy frameworks. Intensified global competition drives SMEs in developing and industrialised countries to expand their activities and commercial interest beyond regional and national borders.
PEM CONSULT is a competent and experienced advisor with strengthening SMEs’ competitiveness and promoting international business cooperation in a globalised world.
Kosovo's economy has made significant progress in recent years. Nevertheless, unemployment remains high and the level of skills is for the most part low. Poor product quality, limited access of...
With a real per capita income of €280 per month, Albania is among the poorest countries of Europe. The country faces the challenges of strong unemployment and high levels of emigration...
In general, the productivity of companies in BiH and the quality and quantity of their products often do not meet the requirements of international markets...
One of the priorities is related to labor market and employment promotion. In this regard PAJE is part of this cooperation and aims to support the Algerian government in its national policy for youth and employability...
"The population of selected municipalities and their decision makers frame self-determined their social and economic environment and contribute to the reduction of poverty."
PEM designed, organised and delivered a comprehensive ToT packsage to develop entrepreneurial skills for young start-up entrepreneurs from Palestinian refugee camps in Syria.
The project was part of the GIZ-programme “Economic development and employment promotion” with the objective to achieve an economically stable Kosovo.
Development of the Palestinian SME sector to generate income and employment opportunities through improved framework conditions and services for business development and strengthening of private sector organizations.
Technical development of Moroccan enterprises, including the encouragement to introduce innovative measures as well as to improve the quality of the business processes and productivity.
Capacity strengthening of Ukrainian business organisations and associations by providing support to private sustainable enterprises within a regional and sector based scope.
Assistance to the Ministry of Participation and Promotion of Investment (MPPI) in the design and implementation of an integrated communication plan.
Establishment of three European-Turkish Business Centers (Gaziantep, Kocaeli, Izmir) that provide comprehensive support to local SMEs.