Building Youth for National Development-BY.ND

The first phase of the BY.ND programme was started in September 2002 and was designed to prepare Jamaican youths for employment and/or entrepreneurship opportunities. The programme was developed based on the circumstance that Jamaican youths are lacking in skills and work experience; consequently many are unemployable.

Small Project Fund (SPF)

Community Based Business Support Organisations

The Private Sector Development Programme (PSDP) is a technical assistance programme, financed jointly by the European Union, under the 9th European Development Fund (EDF), and the Government of Jamaica (GoJ).

The Productive Integration of Micro-Enterprises in Jamaica (PIMJ)

The Productive Integration of Micro-enterprises Project (PIMJ) is a technical cooperation project between the Jamaica Business Development Corporation (JBDC)/Government of Jamaica (GOJ) and the Inter-American Development Bank.

Kingston Urban Renewal Project (KURP)

Inter-American Development Bank and Jamaica Business Development Centre
Program Name: Kingston Urban Renewal Project (KURP)

The overall goal of the Project is to contribute to the improvement of the quality of life in inner city Kingston through the design and implementation of strategies for the regeneration of poor communities. The purpose of the Project is to enhance the social and economic welfare of the communities in the depressed Central Kingston neighbourhood.


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