The objective of the OAS Secured Financing Project is to improve the capacity of OAS Member States to implement secured transactions reform for the promotion of equitable access to credit based on the OAS Model Law on Secured Transactions, the OAS Model Registry Regulations and other relevant international instruments. The goal is thereby “to contribute to increased progress toward implementation of policies, regulatory frameworks and instruments that stimulate sustainable economic growth, particularly in areas of competitiveness, innovation and MSMEs” leading to job creation and increased standards of living (Project Profile).