Explore what UN agencies are doing to help SMEs develop through capacity building, financing and market access.Displaying 1 - 10 of 30
escwa Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA)

ESCWA has been working on a project for SMEs that aims to enhance and support the entrepreneurship ecosystem and private sector (M/SMEs) in Arab region. In This regard, ESCWA is developing an SME Digital Enabling Portal for the Arab region which will serve as a one stop shop for information related to finance, legislation, learning and development, UN initiatives and market opportunities.   

logo World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)

Provides a list of websites of SME support institutions to help your SME contact organizations, which will help expand and grow your business.

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logo World Investment Forum

This forum works toward maximizing investment impact by increasing the sustainable development benefits and minimizing the risks of investment in SDG sectors.

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logo SDGs Compass

The SDG Compass provides an SDG Guide for companies on how they can align their strategies and manage their contributions to the achievement of the SDGs. 

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logo Global Goals

Global Goals informs you on how you can contribute to the achievement of the SDGs. The website provides information on how to support the goals, spread the word and stay updated.

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UNIDO United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO)

UNIDO promotes the vitality of the private sector as one of the main driving force of industrial development through changing patterns of international production, investment and trade.

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SDGs UN Sustainable Development

The UN Sustainable Development website provides information on SDGs, their targets, as well as best practices to implement for their achievement by 2030.

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UNCTAD-SDGs Pulse SDGs Pulse

SDGs Pulse presents statistical updates on a select number of SDGs, as well as presenting UNCTAD capacity development programs’ case studies. These studies illustrate the results-based management approach of these programs.

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Trade Facilitation Implementation Guide Trade Facilitation Implementation Guide

The Trade Facilitation Implementation Guide is a helpful tool for SMEs to use to simplify the cross-border trade process. Trade facilitation reforms may open up further opportunities to connect SMEs to international trade. 

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logo UNNExT

The Online Expert Database of UNNExT provides contact information on the implementation of electronic trade systems and trade facilitation.

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