The Lebanon Trade and Investment Facilitation (TIF) Activity


Are you into agrofood processing, manufacturing, tourisme, hospitality, knowledge economy and services? Are you interested to part of a co-creation methodology to validate high-potential growth sectors?TIF) works to enhance economic opportunities by facilitating trade and investment in targeted business sectors resulting in job creation and increased incomes for Lebanese citizens – with a strong focus on enhancing women’s workforce participation. TIF works to achieve three objectives: 1) Increased exports of Lebanese goods and services, 2) Facilitate investment leading to increased domestic investment, and 3) Improved the business and investment enabling environment.




TIF supports Lebanese business sector associations including clusters or groups of enterprises, syndicates, service providers, non- governmental organizations and companies through the Transformative Activities Hub to Widen Investments in Lebanon – the TAHWIL Facility (“transformation” in Arabic). TAHWIL is a grant funding mechanism designed to deliver essential business services and provide other forms of support to Lebanese partners focused on export and import substitution, securing finance/investment and improving the business/investment policy environment.Interested entities can review the full APS document; outlining the application process; selection criteria; rules and regulations; and apply for funding by clicking here.