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  • Innovation fund: Selected pilot activities to promote exports of services from developing countries

    • DatesDec 2013 - Dec 2015
    • Donor(s)ITC Trust Fund Window 1
    • Project #INT/U1/124A
    • BudgetUSD 408,672

    Project objective

    The project's objective is to develop the basis for a larger programme in services to be funded under Window 2. Under this project, the trade in services team will develop and pilot approaches focused on four main areas: • Build tools and make presentations to promote awareness and disseminate trade information on services • Develop tools and provide support to strengthen TSI capacity-including the capacity of ITC-to promote services SME internationalisation • Nurture partnerships with and among services stakeholders, including formation of services industry coalitions • Formulate a trade in services programme for wider fund-raising support as part of building the capacity of ITC to promote services Formulation of the trade in services programme and building ITC's capacity in services also directly fulfil deliverables in the SC section plan for 2014.

    Beneficiary countries

    • 2013 Global; Indonesia; South Africa; Uganda
    • 2014 Colombia; Ecuador; Indonesia; Philippines; United Republic of Tanzania (the)
    • 2015 Afghanistan; Angola; Bangladesh; Benin; Bhutan; Burkina Faso; Burundi; Cambodia; Central African Republic; Chad; Comoros; Democratic Republic of the Congo (the); Djibouti; Egypt; Equatorial Guinea; Eritrea; Ethiopia; Gambia; Guinea; Guinea-Bissau; Haiti; Indonesia; Kenya; Kiribati; Lao People's Democratic Republic; Lesotho; Liberia; Libya; Madagascar; Malawi; Mali; Mauritania; Mozambique; Myanmar; Nepal; Niger; Philippines; Rwanda; Sao Tome and Principe; Senegal; Seychelles; Sierra Leone; Solomon Islands; Somalia; South Sudan; Sudan; Swaziland; Thailand; Timor-Leste; Togo; Tuvalu; Uganda; United Republic of Tanzania (the); Vanuatu; Viet Nam; Yemen; Zambia; Zimbabwe