P4/Strat.No.25: Supporting Business Continuity in Firms.

P4/St.No.25

Wave

Objective

Intervention

Target Audience

Guidelines and Criteria 

Implementing Agency

Estimated Cost

Overall Beneficiary

To provide assistance to business to support their efforts to build business continuity in their operations.               

Provide Technical Assistance to firms in supporting business continuity through–Supply Chain Mapping Exercise through Export Saint Lucia and Ministry of Commerce.

Provide Technical Assistance & Capacity Building in building business resilience and the adoption of productivity tools.

Date of commencement: October 2020

Business must qualify as a Small and Micro Enterprise

Ministry of Commerce

Ministry of Commerce, Exports Saint Lucia and Department of Finance - NCPC

EC$70,000

MSMEs

Status Update

On-Going

[April 21, 2021]

 

(1) Provide Technical Assistance to firms in supporting business continuity through – Supply Chain Mapping Exercise through Export Saint Lucia and Ministry of Commerce

Funding support is being sought for this initiative.

 

Provide Technical Assistance & Capacity Building in building business resilience and the adoption of productivity tools

The Online Productivity Tool for measuring productivity and other key indicators for MSMEs have been completed. The NCPU is in the process of preparing a Deployment and Capacity Building Strategy. It is expected that this Tool will be provided to businesses at no cost for the first year. The Tool is expected to be launched in May 2021.

 

https://protool.govt.lc/

 

 

 

 

MILESTONES

Source: Department of Commerce