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Promoting entrepreneurship through expertise – Imparting technical skills through volunteer work
The retired professionals of our Senior Expert Corps (SEC) are qualified experts at site. They provide problem-solving solutions for small and medium enterprises in developing countries and in Eastern Europe.
The SEC was founded in 1979 and is a project of Swisscontact. Since 1993, the project has been supported by the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC).
Swisscontact is the business-oriented independent foundation for international development cooperation. Represented in 36 countries with over 1’400 employees, Swisscontact promotes since 1959 economic, social and environmental development.www.swisscontact.org
Scribble video of a study conducted in August 2018 by a Swisscontact internal team. Interviews with proprietors and managers of 45 of the 138 SEC clients from 2013 – 2017 formed the largest part of the evaluation.