MSME: Competitiveness, Innovation and Technology

Efforts:

• The consolidation of the multilateral public-private policy dialogue on competitiveness through the Inter-American Competitiveness Network (RIAC), in the context of which countries have continued to promote deeper cooperation and the exchange of best practices guided by the 10 general competitiveness principles approved by RIAC in 2011, that will contribute to the promotion of a productive, sustainable and innovative MSME sector.

• A result of the Inter-American Dialogue of High-Level MSME Authorities, InnovaNet is developing a community of practice on transfer of technology and incubation for institutions and stakeholders supporting small and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs).