Atlas: GEN’s Research + Policy Portal

Atlas is a compendium of public sector policies and programs that serves as a tool for policymakers, advisors and opinion leaders to learn about previously implemented policy models, articulated entrepreneurship strategies and/or designs of public-sector-supported  programs.

Dominican Republic

Year Introduced: | National-level

Aula Emprenddora is an educational initiative to promote the entrepreneurial mindset. Develops entrepreneurial behavior by implementing dynamic tools to stimulate and strengthen the entrepreneurial…

Dominican Republic

Year Introduced: | National-level

The "Fondo de Contrapartida Financiera para Desarrollo del Emprendimiento, or Fondo CONFIE" brings to the ecosystem an incentive and method through which startups and micro-enterprises are forced to …

Year Introduced: | National-level

The program is designed to connect local businesses and support organizations with the purpose of developing local entrepreneurial ecosystems, beyond supporting individual entrepreneurs. This model …

Dominican Republic

Year Introduced: | National-level

The program is designed to connect local microenterprises with mentors and local entrepreneurial ecosystem. This connection helps us develop capacities in the entrepreneurs to better develop their…

Year Introduced: | City-level

This startup visa is, in essence, a short-term version of Japan's Business Manager Visa. After approval, foreign entrepreneurs are granted six-months to develop their business and fulfill the…

Year Introduced: | National-level

Under this financial assistance program, applicants may request up to $500,000 for a 12-month period of performance, or up to $750,000 for an 18-month period of performance.