Description of measure

The European Turkish Business Development Center (ABİGEM) project has started in 2002. ABİGEM was initially established in three cities, Gaziantep, Kocaeli, İzmir to provide professional management consultancy and training services in order to help the SMEs develop their potential and increase their competitiveness. Clusters are key actors delivering professional trainings, consultancy and information services in the regions where they are established in order to help SMEs improve their competitiveness within the national and international markets and increase SMEs’ contribution to both local and national economies.

Territorial validity
Thematic Priority
Recommendations of the EU expert group on clusters
Strategic challenges
Type of cluster support