Project W + INT
Project name. W + INT
Strengthening Wakaru's entrepreneurial skills for internationalization.
Public Notice 17 / SI / 2016
Project Number 025518
Universal Code CENTRO-02-0752-FEDER-025518
Beneficiary Wakaru Consulting, lda
Project Type Internnationalization of SMES
Operational Program Regional Operational Program of the Center Region
Thematic Objective OT 3 - Reinforcing the competitiveness of SMEs
Investment Priority IP 3.2 - The development and application of new business models for SMEs, especially with regarad to internationalization.
Typology of Intervention TI 52 - Internationalization of SMEs
Internationalization of the company and innovation of techniques and marketing models
The strategic objectives of the company are positioned in the national and international market with a distinct, innovative and quality offer in the water sector. Currently the company already operates in the Angolan market, intending to penetrate also in the markets of Cape Verde and Mozambique. To this end, it defined the following strategic objectives to be achieved:
a. To increase international turnover by strengthening its position in Angola and entering two new markets;
b. Strengthen the team with qualified talent;
c. To certify his Quality Management System under the ISO9001 standard and the Portuguese standard for Innovation, R&D;
d. Achieve an export rate of 35.5%.
Date Approved 2017/05/18
Start date 2017/08/24
Date to be completed 2020/12/31
Investment € 290,652.50
Financial support from the European Union ERDF - € 130,793.63