Detailed description of project
The specific objectives are to design and implement a Cluster Support Programme for 5 Modules of which 4 are sector specific and 1 is cross-sector or group oriented. They are designed to have significant impact on business and the sectors, and to strengthen the process in Lebanon of cluster formation and co-operation, with its attendant cross cutting sector capabilities. Four Key Experts will be implementing/coordinating activities supported by Local & International Experts, with specific experience and knowledge relevant to each sector/module.
This Cluster Programme specifically addresses the strategic, operational, export and business cooperation orientated capacity building needs of SME manufacturers in 4 Modules in the selected key sectors of: Printing; Packaging; Food Processing & Beverage (including Vineries) and Software Manufacturing.
Specific activities planned to be implemented in these sectors are: sector specific qualifications; quality management assistance; export market assessment; sales and business mission; fairs participation; etc. Furthermore, the competitiveness and business cooperation needs of other selected cross-sector and international activities in Module 5 will be addressed. Module 5 also aims at individual companies’ assistance, such as: institutional development, training, reorganisation, management development, HR Management and HR Development, finances, marketing, promotion, etc.
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