With the support of Australia’s Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT), this project aims to help the Philippines achieve sustained and inclusive economic growth by connecting the Philippines with the global economy, improving competitiveness through domestic regulatory reforms, better jobs and increasing inclusiveness, responding to emerging economic issues, and strengthening economic institutions.
ACCOMPLISHMENTS AS OF 2016:
- Conducted a meeting with Australian Embassy on 27 October 2016 regarding the final version of the project proposal for the Trade and Inclusive Economic Growth Facility. DTI also presented its framework for utilizing the Facility’s areas of engagement in promoting inclusiveness through decent employment and entrepreneurship. The list of project ideas which were formulated based on consultation with concerned DTI bureaus and offices was also presented.