The project objectives were to:

  1. To alleviate poverty and mitigate the social impact of economic transition on disadvantaged groups through the creation of economic and social opportunities.
  2. To promote entrepreneurship and job creation as well as non-financial support to improve the viability and sustainability of submitted projects,
  3. To increase access of disadvantaged groups to Socio-economic services.
  4. To develop the productive capacities of disadvantaged groups, particularly women and youth through Income Generating Activities (IGA).