The work in the CraftsMatch Project is planned in accordance with the Asia Invest Programme 2006-2007 guidelines and in order to ensure that the stated goals are accomplished effectively within the defined time and resource constraints. CraftsMatch is planned to be carried out within a period of 24 months.
In order to achieve the objectives of the CraftsMatch Project, work has been divided into the following workpackages:
Workpackage 1: Preparatory Activities
Workpackage 2: Matchmaking Activities
Workpackage 3: Dissemination and Evaluation Activities
Workpackage 4: Management Activities
The main actions planned are the following:
Preparation and Organization of 3 Matchmaking Events in Thailand, Cambodia and Germany
Setting-up and operation of IT-assisted Virtual Crafts Incubators in Laos, Cambodia and Sri Lanka
Creation of a state-of-the-art IT Platform especially designed for crafts SMEs and professionals in the crafts sector to allow them to retrieve information, support networking, exchange of experience and engage in business-related value added activities
This publication has been produced with the assistance of the European Union. The contents of this publication is the sole responsibility of the CraftsMatch Consortium and can in no way be taken to reflect the views of the European Union.