Past events

Ukrainian Pavilion at FOODEX Japan
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05/03/2019 to 08/03/2019
Ukraine will be represented at the FOODEX Japan trade fair outside Tokyo from 5-8 March, with a Ukrainian pavilion financed as part of the EU4Business initiative and supported by the EBRD and the FAO. In addition to boosting exports of Ukrainian agrarian and food products to Japan, this exhibition opens the door to other Asian markets in Korea, Taiwan and China. The exhibition is the main...
Seminar for BSOs in the Moldovan apparel sector
The International Trade Centre is holding a series of workshops for Moldovan Business Support Organisations (BSOs) active in the apparel sector, organised in the framework of the project ‘Eastern Partnership: Ready to Trade’, funded by the EU as part of its EU4Business initiative. The workshops take place on 4-7 March, and aim to increase the capacity of BSOs for producing quality services for...
Design thinking for product development
The Rivne Business Support Centre is organising a training on 'design thinking for product development', taking pace from 28 February to 2 March, with the support of the EBRD and the EU4Business initiative. During the workshop , participants will solve real business cases, applying five steps of design thinking. They will also try to create an entirely new solution for their clients and identify...
A Million from a Hectare
Farming businesses in Ukraine are invited to a conference in Kyiv on 28 February, organised by 'APK-Inform, fruit and vegetables' with the EBRD and FAO, as part of the EU4Business initiative. The conference – 'A Million from a Hectare' – is aimed at providing information about implementation of new projects on a small area, as well as to define the right direction for development of agricultural...
Downtown Tbilisi, Georgia
A first Task Force meeting will take place in Tbilisi on 27 February to discuss the scope of the project on conducting an Investment Policy Review (IPR) of Georgia, carried out by the OECD as part of the EU-funded project ‘ EU4Business: From Policies to Action ’. The Task Force meeting will be chaired by George Kobulia, Minister of Economy and Sustainable Development. The OECD's Head of...
Start-up Boost Weekend
The EU4Business SMEDA project is supporting the fourth Start-up Boost Weekend in Armenia from 22-24 February, 2019. This time, the weekend will be held at the Yerevan State University for around 120 students from a total of 6 partner universities. The Start-up Boost Weekend is aimed to promote entrepreneurial thinking among students. During the three-day event, students from different...
Opportunities for SME development
An event is being organised by the Kharkiv Business Support Centre on 21 February to present the opportunities available to SMEs from the EBRD, as part of the EU4Business initiative. The purpose of the meeting is to inform SMEs about how they can get funding for consulting projects provided by the EBRD as part of EU4Business. Within the grant support programme, the EBRD helps SMEs attract highly...
Export opportunities for India
Ukraine's Export Promotion Office is organising an event in Kyiv on 20 February on export opportunities for the Indian market. The workshop is organised together with the EBRD as part of the EU4Business initiative. The event is aimed at Ukrainian SMEs planning to enter the Indian market. They should represent the sector of new technologies, purification systems, and aerospace industry. The aim is...
The EU supports Ukraine's SME strategy
On 20 February 2019, the OECD will organise the first workshop on monitoring the implementation of Ukraine’s SME strategy in the framework of the EU4Business project 'From Policies to Action'. The workshop will focus on good practice tools to monitor and report progress in the implementation of SME strategies and action plans, including key performance indicators to better assess the impact of...
On 19 February, the Better Regulation Delivery Office (BRDO) is organising a round table in Kyiv in regulation of the meat market. The BRDO is funded by the European Union within the framework of the FORBIZ project and the EU4Business Initiative, with the aim of simplifying the process of doing business and providing effective state regulation in key sectors of the economy. The event will discuss...