NAFES looks towards an alliance of national efforts to enhance the role of SMEs in the advancement of the Jordanian economy
NAFES will drive efforts to strengthen support for SMEs by subsidizing accredited consultant fees for management projects and training programs.
Assist Jordanian SMEs to become locally and internationally more efficient and competitive.
NAFES aims at assisting Jordanian small and medium Enterprises (SMEs)
In this type of training the beneficiary of the Fund’s support will be the employees of a sponsoring business that has requested a specific training
NAFES bridges high quality consulting services with the needs of SMEs.
SMEs willing to benefit from NAFES support and services can submit a written application through the web under Forms/Application for Support, or by email, fax or postal mail. Next, the NAFES team will make a site visit in order to prepare a diagnostic study evaluating the qualified SME for support.Read More
NAFES also evaluates proposals submitted by accredited Jordanian consultants providing services to SMEs (Details of the content of the proposal can be found at Consulting Proposal Content).Read More
In case of proposal been rejected an apology letter from the Fund will be sent accordingly.Read More
Proposal submitted by the SME directly or through a consultant is reviewed, approved or declined by NAFES Supervisory Board. When approved, an agreement will be signed by 3 parties involved (SME, Local Consultant & NAFES)Read More
T o often small and medium enterprises (SMEs) lack the entire financial capital required to invest in consulting and training services for management projects to help their business run efficiently, and maximize growth opportunities. NAFES is here to help. NAFES contributes funds to qualified businesses for financially-intensive management and training projects in a cost-share arrangement with the SMEs.
NAFES capital comes from a counterpart fund of a cash grant donated by the government of Japan. It is managed through the Higher Council for Science and Technology.NAFES has developed an extensive network of credentialed consultants in a variety of expertise to assist SMEs in securing the business solutions that fit their needs best. The quality of services delivered to SMEs is assured through this credentialing process and through continuous monitoring of performance and impact to the SME. NAFES’ success rests in the supported SMEs success.