Institutional Support Programme for Regional Integration (ISPRI)

This is a programme focused on promoting the regional integration and the increase of competitiveness of the Dominican Republic in the global market
Sector Economic Development (Institutional, Economic and Social Development)
CountryDominican Republic (America)


The overall objective of ISPRI is to assist in the development of greater levels of trade and investment leading to higher levels of sustainable growth. And as specific objective, to strengthen the Dominican Republic┬┤s capacity for a greater trade integration with its EPA partners, both in Europe and the Caribbean region.

Following these goals and offering the technical assistance services mainly in institutional strengthening, these are the intended results:

  1. Develop and approach policies of regional integration and trade that could be realistic and reachable so as to maximize the benefits to be obtained from the EPAs.
  2. Enhance the capacity of the different government instances, the private sector and the civil society to implement the different trade agreements and other trade initiatives related to customs agreements.