SAINT LUCIA

 

saint lucia

 

 

Approved Programme Value: US$6.10 million (EC$16.47 million)

 

Approval Date: September 23, 2010

 

Date Agreements Signed: July 4, 2011

 

Programme Emphasis: The enhancement of private sector competitiveness and support in the Member State.

 

Components of the Programme:

  1. Line of Credit to Saint Lucia Development Bank (SLDB) for on-lending to small and medium sized enterprises
  2. Grant towards the establishment of the Trade Export Promotion Agency (TEPA)
  3. Grant towards the implementation of the Youth Agri-Entrepreneurship Project.
  4. Grant to Saint Lucia National Trust to reduce the carbon footprint on Pigeon Island through installation of solar lighting system.