Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA)
Long-term cooperation with the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) in the field of mentoring continued through the new project of the Development Agency of Serbia and JICA - "Establishing and promoting mentoring services to SMEs in the Western Balkans, Phase 2", 2017 – 2020. The project refers to closing of standardized mentoring services cycle in Serbia, and continuation of transfer of Serbian expertise in the field of mentoring in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro and FYR Macedonia, with the support of Japanese experts.
This is the only JICA project that has a regional character with RAS as a partner in implementing the Serbian model of standardized mentoring services to countries in the region. Also, this is the only example of JICA Tokyo support the project the fourth time in a row in one country.