The Deep and Comprehensive Free Trade Area (DCFTA) Initiative East aims to strengthen economic development in the countries which have signed an association agreement with the EU – namely Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine – by providing targeted financial and technical support to small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in these three countries.
– Enhancing access to finance in the form of improved lending terms and conditions;
– Supporting micro-finance institutions to provide financing to local micro-enterprises
– Providing targeted finance and technical assistance to priority value chains in agri-food sector.
Access to finance, micro-finance, local currency lending
Technical assistance (capacity building)
Economic development and better market opportunities; Economic development and better market opportunities
€62 740 000