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Backing Success - Capturing Results: SMEDA's 4-year Journey


The final report of the Support to SME Development in Armenia (EU-SMEDA) project.The report summarises EU-SMEDA's 4-year journey along with its 5 main Result Areas. It reviews the main results and achievements along facts and figures, while selected highlights are presented as narrative success stories at the end of the report.

Tech and Entrepreneurial Ecosystem Mapping Report


This report provides historical background about entrepreneurship in Armenian tech ecosystem, introduces general business environment in the country, maps existing players and initiatives in tech entrepreneurship, as well as attempts to provide a series of recommendations for the tech entrepreneurship ecosystem improvement.

Creative Industries Powered By EU-SMEDA


This report showcases some of the most defining examples of SMEDA's support for the Cultural and Creative Industries (CCI) in Armenia.

Offspring of Noah - Exhibition of Armenian Designers


This catalogue is published in conjunction with the exhibition ‘‘Offsprings of Noah’’, on view at the Aram Khachatryan house-museum, Yerevan, June 1-4, 2018 organised by the Fashion & Design Chamber in the framework of Fashion Forum Yerevan 2018. This book showcases Armenian design & fashion, rooted deeply in Armenian rich culture for centuries.

EU4Business IMG and STEP grantees


The book presents 34 talented Armenian startups who are the winners of the EU4Business IMG and STEP grants provided by the European Union through the "Support to SME Development in Armenia" (EU-SMEDA) project in cooperation with EIF Armenia.

Fashion & Design Chamber of Armenia


This report guides the reader to the story of creation and establishment of the Fashion and Design Chamber of Armenia and the successes it had due to the support received by the EU-SMEDA project. It covers mainly the activities and achievements of 2018.

Towards SMART Armenia - A strategic approach on the development of the innovation ecosystem (an excerpt)


The document presents the summary of working results of EU-SMEDA in providing technical support to the RA Ministry of Economic Development and Investment for development of a comprehensive Government strategy and action plan to foster innovation with a special focus on SMEs in 2017-2018 .

Support to Startup Ecosystem in Armenia


The booklet on the Support to Startup Ecosystem in Armenia is a brief presentation on what EU-SMEDA project has been doing to promote and enhance the startup ecosystem in Armenia since 2016. It covers only part of the startups engaged in its technical and financial support, that were involved in EU Ambassador՛s field visit in March, 2019. A more comprehensive version of the booklet will be published at ա later stage including all the startup that benefited from EU4Business IMG and STEP grants.

Statistical Bulletin on SMEs in Armenia


Statistical bulletin on "Small & Medium Entrepreneurship in the Republic of Armenia" was officially presented to the stakeholders on Nov. 26, 2018. This is a must-have for elaboration of SME-related policies & strategies at professional and research level, containing comprehensive data on SME sector of Armenia, in line with international statistics standards, compiled and published in Armenia for the first time by the National Statistical Service, supported by EU-SMEDA project.