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Report on Plans and Priorities 2016-17

Supplementary Information Tables

Disclosure of Transfer Payment Programs under $5 Million

Name of transfer payment program Women's Enterprise Initiative (Voted)
End date Ongoing
Type of transfer payment Contribution
Type of appropriation Annually through Estimates
Link to Department's Program Alignment Architecture Program 1.1: Business Development and Innovation

Sub-Program 1.1.2: Business Productivity and Growth
Main objective Increase the availability of capital to women-owned enterprises; and

Provide services to help women entrepreneurs develop the experience, expertise, assets and credit track records that would enable them to increase both the number and strength of women-owned businesses in Western Canada.
Planned spending for 2016–17 $3,900,000
Fiscal year of last completed evaluation 2013–14
General targeted recipient groups Women's Enterprise Initiative