Bon Courage

Business Opportunities through Networking and Communication about Enlargement

EU with 25 Member States comprises a market of almost 450 mio people. In order to en-courage small and medium sized enterprises in Europe to identify and seize the opportunities this internal market holds the 'Bon Courage' project has been set up. With financial support from the European Commission, DG Enterprise, 28 partners are implementing this project between June 1st, 2005 and May 31st, 2006. The project will be implemented through four pillars:


·to inform SMEs about the situation of the skilled craft sector in the enlarged Europe (market opportunities, legal aspects, contacts)
·to provide more detailed information on specific sectors in participating countries


·to support SMEs who participate in co-operation events before, during and after the event

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