Regional Projects

Request for Expressions of Interest Consulting Services

Country: REGIONAL Project Name: COMPETE CARIBBEAN: Private Sector Development and Competitiveness REQUEST FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST CONSULTING SERVICES Loan No: ATN/CJ-12159-RG Project No: RG-X1044 Selection No: RG-X1044-SN12 The Compete Caribbean Program is a private sector development program that provides technical assistance grants and investment funding to support productive development policies, business climate reforms, clustering initiatives …

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Caribbean Growth Forum (CGF)

The Caribbean Growth Forum (CGF) is to facilitate the development of national and regional competiveness action strategies/plans through the PPD process. The specific objective is to facilitate the development of national and regional competiveness action strategies/plans through the PPD process. The project will directly contribute to the identification of a common set of policies for …

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Facilitating Public-Private Dialogue on Microfinance in the Caribbean

This project is to facilitate public-private dialogue on issues related to improving the incidence and feasibility of microfinance for SME development in the Caribbean. The main benefit of this project is that it facilitates the increased representation of the OECS countries at the FOROMIC. In general these countries have limited access and exposure to the …

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Strengthening the Caribbean’s Participation in the VI Americas Competitiveness Forum

This technical cooperation is to foster public-private dialogue on issues of innovation and competitiveness through participation at the VI Americas Competitiveness Forum. In facilitating the participation of public and private sector stakeholders from the Caribbean, the main benefit of the project will be (i) the stimulation or enhancement of public-private dialogue processes and (ii) stimulation …

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II Roundtable on Identifying Constraints to Competitiveness in the Caribbean

This project will coordinate and support a regional public-private dialogue in the Dominican Republic on the opportunities for trade and investment between Latin America and the Caribbean. The main impact that the project expects to achieve is increased dialogue on private sector issues and competitiveness among regional stakeholders and consensus among policy makers on the …

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Roundtable on Private-Public Dialogue in the Caribbean

This project is designed to coordinate and execute a roundtable for a Caribbean delegation to share private sector development experiences and identify areas for greater public-private collaboration with regards to enhancing competitiveness. The main impact that the project expects to achieve is increased dialogue on private sector issues and competitiveness among regional stakeholders and consensus …

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Regional Consultation of Priorities to Foster Private Sector Development in the Caribbean

This project is to coordinate and execute a roundtable for a Caribbean delegation to share private sector development experiences and identify areas for greater collaboration with regards to enhancing competitiveness. The main impact of the project is an increase in dialogues on private sector issues and competitiveness among regional stakeholders and consensus among policy makers …

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Measuring Competiveness for Private Sector Development in the Caribbean

This project gathers essential data on the competitiveness of Caribbean businesses. It paid for the inclusion of all 15 countries in the World Bank’s Enterprise Surveys (2011) which revealed some of the top challenges faced by firms in the region. The project is subsequently developing and applying innovation surveys to these firms in order to …

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Technological Innovation for the Competitiveness of the Tourism Sector

This study is to generate knowledge on global and regional trends and innovations that are transforming the tourism sector, with an emphasis on ICT-based innovations. The project identifies and analyzes innovative uses of ICT in the tourism sector. Prioritized topics are the following: i) in the field of tourism public management, creation of intelligent and …

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