Women in Business Programme in Kayseri

Title of the action

Women in Business Programme in Kayseri

Priority sector


Implementing partner 

European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD)

EU Contribution (EUR) 

38,000,000 EUR

Main objectives

-Dedicated credit lines of up to EUR 300 million to five Turkish banks for on-lending to eligible women-led SMEs provided by the EBRD.

-Advice for Small Women-Led Businesses for the purpose of facilitating increased access to know-how and non-financial development services for women-led SMEs, as well as access to markets through networking opportunities.


***Within the scope of the Programme, the Project team has started 79 on-going business coaching projects with local consultants in 23 different provinces throughout the country. 29 women-led SMEs have benefited from counselling services in Kayseri.