On September 13, 2016 “Modern Instruments of SME Finance” international conference was held in Minsk, Republic of Belarus. The project coordinator of UCORA Lena Mamikonyan participated and made presentation on “Role of Microfinance and Leasing in the SME Development in Rural Areas. Experience of Armenia” during the conference.
250 representatives from 9 countries participated in the conference. The conference consisted mainly from 4 Sessions:
Session 1: State Policy in the Sphere of SME Financing;
Session 2: Modern Microfinance Instruments for the Financing of the Economically Active Population and SME;
Session 3: Guarantee Funds as an Effective Tool for SME Funding;
Session 4: New Directions in the SME Financing.