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A private clinic in Georgia is using a unique management software to offer its patients advanced healthcare services. The EBRD's Advice for Small Businesses programme, funded by the EU under its EU4Business initiative, provided international expertise to help the clinic introduce the software, allowing the clinic to access an EBRD loan to further develop its services.

A video introducing the aims and activities of the EU4Business project East Invest 2, which seeks to foster economic collaboration between the EU and the six Eastern Partnership countries by making Business Support Organisations (BSOs) stronger, improving the capacities of SMEs and giving them the tools to access international markets. 

With funding from the European Union under its EU4Business initiative, the EBRD helped Buslik, a Belarusian children’s clothing and baby food producer, to work with an international adviser from the UK as part of its Advice for Small Businesses programme.

With funding from the European Union under its EU4Business initiative, the EBRD provided support to ScienceSoft, a software producer from Belarus, connecting the company with an adviser from Ireland as part of its Advice for Small Businesses programme, thus helping the business to diversify its client base and expand to new markets.

Two women entrepreneurs in Georgia developed a winning marketing strategy to push their business idea for selling high-quality tea. This was possible with the help of the EBRD's Advice for Small Businesses programme, funded by the EU under its EU4Business initiative, which connected the company with a local business consultant, who helped to develop a marketing strategy.