APEC-Canada Growing Business Partnership


The MSME Toolkit delivers practical ideas, addresses key challenges, and introduces relevant best practices on MSME business development to entrepreneurs in APEC developing economies through on-the-ground training with Canadian and local experts.

Four Focus Areas:

           We are using new technology to make growth more inclusive.

  • Market Access

           We are opening access to new markets for products and services.

  • Human Capital

           We are supporting women and girls in closing the gender gap.

  • Social Entrepreneurship

           We are supporting businesses to give back to their communities.


Four Focus Economies:

  • Viet Nam
  • Philippines
  • Indonesia
  • Peru