The Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) Project is a Government of Ghana initiative to provide essential financing and technical support to enhance MSME development in Ghana. The Project, which is financed by the World Bank Group and the Government of Ghana, is one of ten pilots supported under the IDA/IFC joint MSME Program for Africa.
The Project provides a comprehensive range of integrated interventions to address the major constraints that affect the growth of MSMEs in Ghana, and is designed to benefit firms and business associations as well as financial institutions and business development service providers.
The Project started in May 2006 and was initially designed to end in December 2011, however, the end point of a few components have been extended by eighteen additional months. The Project will therefore will closed in June 2013.