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Loans for Growth Fund

01.09.2015 - 31.12.2020

The Loans for Growth Fund ('the Fund') is a leveraged finance vehicle, which provides debt financing to financial intermediaries in frontier and emerging markets. The Fund is managed by the Geneva-based asset manager Symbiotics. SECO and UBS jointly sponsor the Fund's first-loss tranche upon which additional private capital of 50 million is raised.

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Labour Market Inventory

01.09.2015 - 31.12.2019

This research project aims to contribute to more and better jobs in ASEAN countries through the establishement of an online labour market database. It will analyze the number of jobs saved or created by economic integration, as well as the quality of jobs. The inventory is done by ILO in partnership with OECD and ADB.

Energy City - Municipal Energy Efficiency and Desaster Risk Reduction

01.08.2015 - 31.12.2021

The Republic of Serbia needs to increase the share of renewable energy and improve its energy efficiency. The MEEMP will support 4 selected municipalities in the implementation of national requirements in the energy and climate sector at municipal level by introducing the European Energy Award (EEA) system to Serbia.

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World Bank Cities Support Program

01.08.2015 - 30.06.2020

SECO supports the ongoing World Bank Advisory services to the South African government?s City Support Program (CSP). The World Bank provides to the CSP technical assistance and capacity building which aims to support eight metropolitan municipalities (metros) in South Africa.

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Investment Climate Programme

31.07.2015 - 31.12.2017

The Central Asia Investment Climate Program - active in the Kyrgyz Republic and Tajikistan- seeks to render the business environment more attractive to SMEs. Key regulatory obstacles are being reformed, so that businesses do no longer have to face unnecessary regulatory burdens and compliance is simplified. The Program is implemented by IFC and co-funded with UK DFID.

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Biotrade Facilitation Programme Phase III

01.07.2015 - 30.06.2017

The BioTrade Facilitation Programme phase III (BTFP III) contributes to improve the framework conditions favorable to develop trade of products issue from biodiversity (BioTrade). It mainstreams BioTrade in relevant multilateral, regional and national processes and strengthens the policy and regulatory environment for BioTrade sectors.

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Food Safety in the Dairy Sector

01.07.2015 - 31.12.2020

The project aims at establishing and implementing a modern risk-based food safety control system in the dairy value chain in Ukraine in order to improve milk production in terms of quality and quantity and in order to facilitate the export of milk products towards EU and other higher quality markets.

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Crop Receipts Project Ukraine

01.06.2015 - 31.05.2020

The Crop Receipt project facilitates access to finance for small and midsize agri-businesses in Ukraine. Crop receipts essentially are loan agreements between a farmer and a creditor, where the loan is repaid by the future harvest or the proceeds from its sale. Given the vast untapped agriculture potential and its importance for agrarian SME development, the Crop Receipt project is key to facilitate economic inclusion of small and midsize farmers through the provision of growth capital. The project is implemented by the International Finance Corporation (IFC) and was launched in 2015.

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Southeast Europe Catastrophe Risk Insurance Facility

31.05.2015 - 31.05.2018

The Southeast Europe Catastrophe Risk Insurance Facility (henceforth, the facility) aims at addressing the problem of low private catastrophe risk insurance penetration in Albania, Bosnia and Herzegowina, Macedonia as well as Serbia. The facility was launched by the World Bank Group and is implemented by Europa Re, a private implementing agency.

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ITC Trade Facilitation Programme - Support for WTO TFA Scheduling of Commitments

13.05.2015 - 31.12.2016

In order to achieve an effective and expeditious implementation of the WTO Trade Facilitation Agreement and to harvest its large potential to reduce trade costs for developing countries, the ITC TF Programme supports developing countries in scheduling their commitments to the WTO, which has to be completed before the agreement's entry into force.

Khorog Solid Waste Project

01.05.2015 - 31.12.2022

The project aims at improving the current waste management in Khorog City by combining investments into modern equipment and infrastructure with strong institutional support, while taking into consideration the environmental and social circumstances.

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