meeting of the Small Grants Program Committee

The Public Foundation “Development Center of Local Municipalities” with the support of the ARIS informs the public about the implementation of the Small Grants Program (SGP), which is currently at the stage of evaluating and approving project applications received from SGP participants

In order to promote the work carried out, an introductory meeting of the Small Grants Program Committee was held, which includes C.S. Seyitov, Chairman of the Small Grants Committee, First Deputy Minister of Economy and Commerce of the Kyrgyz Republic, A.A. Kadyrov, coordinator of the Regional Economic Development project for the Osh region and Osh city , implemented by ARIS, Kelishova K.K. – OF the “Development Center  of Local Municipalities”, as well as representatives of other state bodies and public organizations.

The main objectives of the Committee are:

– assistance to startups and small and medium-sized businesses in the fields of tourism, agro-tourism, industrial and agricultural production, services in cities and rural aimags of Osh region and Osh;

– organization of the process of inclusive and transparent implementation of the Small Grants Program.

Recall that the SGP is implemented within the framework of the 4th component of PER-1: Support for tourism and rural entrepreneurship development through small grants.

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The main purpose of the Small Grants Program is to support small and medium-sized businesses located in 2 cities and aiyl aimags of the Osh region.