CENTER OF STRATEGIC INITIATIVES AND INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT


Established August 12, 2016, The Center of Strategic Initiatives and International Development (SIID), a Division of The Baza-miyat Company is responsible for the identification, research, design, development, management of, and implementation of, domestic and international economic development programs, including programs focused on providing target group particpants (as identified further below) with technical assistance, resources, and/or economically subsidized business services customized to their environment and needs.


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GEOGRAPHICAL FOCUS AREAS

  • The Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
  • The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan

TARGET GROUP PARTICIPANTS

All initiatives implemented by SIID are designed around the challenges and obstacles encountered by, as well as to address the needs of, the below identified target group participants. Furthermore, each initiative will either be focused on a specific subset of a target group (e.g., Small Businesses; Specifically Minority Owned, or Women; Specifically Economically Disadvantaged), collectively focused on more than one target group (e.g., Small and Micro Businesses), subsets of a target group, or subsets of multiple target groups.

  • Women
  • Women Owned Small and Micro Businesses
  • Small Businesses
  • Micro Businesses
  • Non-Profit Organizations

OBJECTIVES

The following are the main objectives of SIID.

  • Help in the Creation of Knowledge Economy Based Jobs (e.g., Data Scientists and Information Architects)
  • Provisioning of Career Development Services
  • Provisioning of Prepackage and Subsidized Business Services for Startups in all Stages of Development
  • Provisioning of Women Focused Mentoring Services
  • Support Startup Ecosystem Development