This policy paper has been prepared in order to present the final results of "Microentreprise development project for women in the cross-border area" supported from the IPA cross-border funds of North Macedonia and Albania for 2014-2015 and is conducted by the Center for Comparative and International Studies (CCIS) in Albania
in cooperation with the partners from North Macedonia. The project focuses on the cross-border region of Polog (North Macedonia) and Elbasan (Albania). The purpose of this document is to briefly present the results of the project in relation to empowering women in the business sector in the Elbasan region through the development of their skills in using information and communication technologies (ICT). The recommendations presented in this document are based on evidence, which means that they are based on concrete experience gained during the implementation of the project.