In series:SME Policy Indexview more titles
Published on November 24, 2015
|Foreword and acknowledgements|
|Abbreviations and acronyms|
|Overview: 2016 Small Business Act assessment of Eastern partner countries|
|2016 SME Policy Index scores for Eastern partner countries|
|Policy framework and assessment process|
|Economic context and the role of SMEs in the Eastern partner countries|
Small Business Act assessment: Findings by SBA dimension10 chapters available
Small Business Act assessment: Eastern partner country profiles6 chapters available
Annexes2 chapters available
A courtesy non-official OECD translation of the report is available for download here
The launch event is followed by a series of six country dissemination events in Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine between January and April 2016. The dissemination events will bring together representatives from the government, the OECD, the European Commission, the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and European Training Foundation (ETF) as well as the business sector, academia, civil society and the media. The events will comprise a high-level public launch, followed by an in-depth discussion on the implementation of the proposed policy roadmaps.
Launch event - 24 November 2015 - OECD Headquarters, Paris, France
The purpose of the launch event for the SME Policy Index: Eastern Partner countries 2016 was to present the findings of the Small Business Act for Europe Assessment and discuss key developments and remaining challenges for the business environment – particularly, for SMEs – in EaP countries. It brought together representatives from the OECD, the European Commission, the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and European Training Foundation (ETF) as well as key policy stakeholders from the EaP countries.