SUPPORT MECHANISM:

For the first time, all the actors of the national entrepreneurial support ecosystem are aggregated on one single website, making all their information and resources available to anyone seeking to navigate the ecosystem.

Entrepreneurial Uruguay is an information and guidance platform for entrepreneurs, which gathers information from more than 79 institutions and 170 programs.

On this web portal, users have access to a wide range of resources like news, activities agenda, support programs information, guide for different procedures and directory of institutions.

Entrepreneurial Uruguay also has a physical network of 27 information points distributed in 17 departments of the country (National Network of Service Centers for Entrepreneurs). They provide advice to entrepreneurs on the instruments available in each locality.

IMPLEMENTING AGENCIES:

Carmen Sánchez Balcarce, Director for Promotion of Entrepreneurship, National Department of Handicrafts, Small and Medium Enterprises, Ministry of Industries, Energy and Mining.

KEY ADVISOR(S) OR LEADER(S):

Uruguay Entrepreneur is an instrument of the National System of Productive Transformation and Competitiveness and is supported by the National Agency for Development (ANDE), the National Agency for Research and Innovation (ANII) and the Thematic Network of Entrepreneurship of the University of the Republic.