The project will contribute to sustainable economic and social development in Moldova through active involvement of civil society and other socio-economic actors with due consideration of Association Agreement and DCFTA.

Specific objectives of the project: Support Labor Law reforms by ensuring an inclusive labor market through advocacy, training and coaching of CSOs, SMEs and final beneficiaries; Improve business environment by promoting self-employment and entrepreneurship, including social entrepreneurship; Promote new economic opportunities linked to DCFTA by supporting the modernization of SMEs and enhancing export capacities of Moldovan private sector; Advocate for a proper implementation of the Association Agreement and DCFTA by monitoring and evaluating DCFTA-related national strategies and Action Plans.

Donor: European Union

Cofinancing: Sweden

Implementing partners: Center Partnership for Development, Centre for Innovation and Social Development, European Business Association Moldova, HelpAge International, Moldova Representative Office

Implementation period: January 01, 2018 – August 31, 2020

Project budget: 2,105,263 EUR