Regional Development Agency with Business Support Centre for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises



RDA BSC SMEs (Regional Development Agency with Business Support Centre for Small and Medium-sizes Enterprises) more than 20 years is your partner in the fields of:
  • regional development
  • improvement of the economic environment
  • creating a local mechanisms for development and support of the businesses (micro, small and medium-sized enterprises), government and administration (at national, regional, municipal and local level) and NGOs sectors.
RDA BSC SMEs - Plovdiv is an active participant in the process of creating the regional economic development and innovation policies, social entrepreneurship, green infrastructure and energy efficiency, vocational education and development of labour market, historical and cultural heritage and tourism, in the development of regional and municipal development plans and strategies, regional innovation strategies, communication strategies and others. Participation in regional, district and municipal development councils, councils for cooperation and tripartite councils at regional, district and municipal levels, in national and international networks.

RDA BSC SMEs - Plovdiv was established in 1996 as a non-governmental, non-profit organization, and is registered in Bulgaria under the new Act for non-profit organizations with socially useful activities.

Founders and members of RDA BSC SMEs - Plovdiv are municipalities, associations of employers, universities, enterprises and physical persons such as:
  • Municipality of Plovdiv
  • Municipality of Plovdiv - Central Region
  • Municipality of Karlovo
  • Municipality of Kaloyanovo
  • Municipality of Parvomai
  • Municipality of Rodopi
  • Industrial Association - Plovdiv
  • Chamber of Commerce and Industry – Plovdiv
  • University of Food Technologies –Plovdiv
  • Plovdiv University
  • Technical University –Sofia– Branch Plovdiv 
  • Medical University – Plovdiv 
  • University of Security and Economics – Plovdiv
  • University of Agribusiness and Rural Development - Plovdiv
  • Agricultural University - Plovdiv

RDA BSC SMEs - Plovdiv is a member of :
  • BARDA (Bulgarian Association of Regional Development Agencies and Business Centres)
  • ENGINE (European Network for Green Infrastructure Knowledge and Experience)
  • and it is a part of European networks as - EVTA (European Vocational Training Association), EURANEC (about Plovdiv region)