Expertise in building the capacities of SMEs

ABV has extensive experience designing and delivering customised and needs-based SME capacity building programs.

We have decades of experience working with individual SMEs, placing multiple volunteers on short term assignments over a long period with each focusing on transferring skills and knowledge on a specific skill set.

YES no text 150 pixels acrossWe also have extensive experience delivering mentoring programs for groups of small businesses, using our flagship model – ‘YES’ (Your Enterprise Scheme). Designed by small business owners YES is delivered by business volunteers for groups of 15 – 20 small business owners and managers. The program consists of five one-day workshops conducted over a four week period. One-on-one mentoring sessions are conducted between workshops to provide guidance to participants putting their new business skills and strategies into practice. ABV has delivered more than 30 such programs across Papua New Guinea and the Pacific.

Contact us for further information on how we can work with you to design and deliver customised and needs-based SME capacity building programs.

Download a brochure about YES here.

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