Approval of the Development Strategy for the Sector of Small and Medium Enterprises for 2012-2020

The Decree of the Government of the Republic of Moldova No. 685 of September 13, 2012 (On the Approval of the Strategy for the Development of the Sector of Small and Medium Enterprises for 2012-2020) was amended with regard to development of women's entrepreneurship in the Republic of Moldova и development of "green economy" for small and medium-sized enterprises.

The purpose of the amendments was to provide a favorable environment for entrepreneurs to develop the sector of small and medium-sized enterprises and to align with the principles of the European Union's global policy framework for small and medium-sized businesses ("Small Business Act" for Europe).

Thus, a new subparagraph was added, which refers to the need development of women's entrepreneurship in the Republic of Moldova. It talks in general about entrepreneurship as a large-scale phenomenon, also about the contribution of women in this field of activity and the importance of involving women in the sector of small and medium-sized enterprises. The document also contains an analysis of the statistics of women's entrepreneurship in the Republic of Moldova and methods for involving women in this field of activity.

In the subparagraph concerning development of "green economy" for small and medium-sized enterprises, talk about the need to develop an ecological economy both in the Republic of Moldova and at the international level. The document also points out the need for rational use of resources by small and medium-sized enterprises and reducing the negative impact on the environment, which is included in the country's development strategy.

The document states that the transition to a "green economy" in the Republic of Moldova is a priority. The goal of the transition to the "green" work of small and medium-sized enterprises is the production and promotion of environmental goods, waste recycling and the correct and efficient use of resources.

Thus, two new items were introduced into the strategy for the development of the sector of small and medium-sized enterprises for 2012-2020, namely, the development of a green economy for small and medium-sized enterprises, as well as the development of women's entrepreneurship in the Republic of Moldova.

The last time changes and additions to the "Monitorul Oficial" were made in issue Nr. 156 of 07.06.2016/XNUMX/XNUMX.