Regional Employment And Smes Development Project

Regional Employment And Smes Development Project

 

Project Name

Regional Employment And Smes Development Project

Fund

European Union MEDA Funds

Duration

12 Months

Start Date

December 1, 2006

Finsih Date

November 30, 2007

Place

Elazığ, Bingöl, Tunceli

Parties Concerned

Elazığ Culture and Promotion Foundation Elazığ Branch (Elazığ Kültür ve Tanıtma Vakfı Elazığ Şubesi)

Elazığ Culture and Promotion Foundation (Elazığ Kültür ve Tanıtma Vakfı)

Elazığ Chamber of Industry and Commerce (Elazığ Sanayi ve Ticaret Odası)

Tunceli Chamber of Industry and Commerce (Tunceli Sanayi ve Ticaret Odası)

Bingöl Chamber of Industry and Commerce (Bingöl Sanayi ve Ticaret Odası)

GAYA

Subject

Overall objective(s): For the purposes of activating the economic potential in Elazığ, Tunceli and Bingöl, to increase the manpower capacity and efficiency, to ensure cooperation among chambers, non-governmental organizations, public institutions and educational institutions in these provinces, and to carry out activities which would enable the establishment of new SMEs as well as improvement of trade among existing SMEs.   

Specific objective(s): 1) to improve by means of trade chambers the commercial relations among the businessmen that are limited due to cultural differences. 2) to increase the knowledge of SMEs about domestic and foreign markets. 3) to establish and develop cooperation between institutions and organizations that plays an effective role in employment market. 4) to carry out vocational training in Bingöl and Tunceli under the body of chambers of industry and trade. 5) to form a communication network between personnel training institutions and personnel seeking institutions. 6) to establish a web site in order to combine demand and supply. 7) to establish a training center in Elazığ.   

Project Summary

<!--[if !supportLists]-->1.    <!--[endif]-->Training programme on foreign trade, marketing and administrative secretary with the participation of 195 people, establishment of communication network for employment among the nongovernmental organizations of the three provinces and formaiton of an employment web site are designed to meet the priority of “development of human resources in the region” (for example, vocational training programmes).

<!--[if !supportLists]-->2.    <!--[endif]-->Training for entrepreneurship, marketing training for SMEs employees, organization of 2 meetings for co-working opportunities for businesmen, organization of 3 foreign trade vision meetings are designed to meet the priority “development of work support services and entrepreneurship for the SMEs in the region”.