Strengthening productivity and working conditions in SME

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Enterprise Development, Growth and Enhancement (EDGE)

Repeatable and scalable business models

EDGE is an innovative, peer-to-peer training programme that helps micro, small and medium enterprises to develop the skills needed to improve productivity, competitiveness, and working conditions. In association with the International Labour Organization and under license by National Employers’ Organizations, EDGE is delivered to SME by a range of business associations and institutions throughout Asia and the Pacific.

MARKET DRIVEN
LOW COST
PEER-TO-PEER
SECTOR ORIENTED
FLEXIBLE
OUTCOME BASED

TRAINING MODULES

EDGE training tools are self-implemented and designed to allow SME to take up modules in any order according to preference or need. With no need for experts or trainers, SME follow simple step-by-step instructions to complete the activities and discussions over 1 – 3 hours depending on module.

DEVELOPMENT
  • The Principles of Marketing
  • Setting Price Structures
  • Quality Control
  • Bookkeeping for SME
  • Competitiveness
  • Basic Financial Literacy
ENHANCEMENT
  • Entrepreneurship and innovation
  • Disaster risk management & economic planning
  • Social media and e-commerce
  • Building Your Brand
  • Better Customer Service
  • Networking & Business Association

EDGE is a product of the International Labour Organization (ILO) developed by the Bureau for Employers’ Activities (ACTEMP) and ENTERPRISE Department

EDGE TRAINING SERVICES

Associations and business development services must be licensed by national employers’ organizations for the right to offer and generate an income from EDGE training services. Under the terms and conditions of the EDGE licensing, training services will be monitored by EO for quality assurance through online tools.

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Employers Confederation of the Philippinesecop@ecop.org

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Cambodian Federation of Employers and Business Associations