Feasibility Study: Support to the creation and development of SME in the Framework of the establishment of a Social Fund

Country: Algeria

Donor: MEDA

Period: 09/1999-03/2000

Activity: The project focused on the establishment of a feasibility study with the following main subjects:

Phase 1:

–       Collection of data, analysis of the requirements and of the potential availability of financial and non-financial services

–       Establishment of methods to analyse SME development requirements under Algerian conditions

Phase 2:

–       Analysis of existing micro-enterprises

–       Evaluation of potential capacities and requirements for the set up of new SMEs

–       Evaluation of micro-finance systems

–       Evaluation of non-financial systems for micro-enterprises