Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs

EU Cohesion Policy supports the SMEs

EU Cohesion Policy supports the SMEs
Published on: 10/03/2014
Supporting SMEs and helping them to enhance their competitiveness is one of the main objectives of EU Cohesion Policy. In the 2014-2020 programming period, Cohesion Policy will further strengthen this support and will become a key lever to facilitate access to finance for SMEs and to promote their presence in international markets.
Event date: 13/03/2014 to 14/03/2014
Location: Sant Pau Art Nouveau Site
Organiser: European Commission Directorate-General for Regional and Urban Policy


During the seminar prominent keynote speakers and international experts will discuss how public policies can provide the best support to SMEs and entrepreneurs (day 1) and how to facilitate access to finance (day 2). In order to ensure a participative and interactive discussion, the seminar will combine presentations, roundtables and exchanges of best practices.

Seminar Programme SMEs Barcelona


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