Mikrodarlehen - Microloans for entrepreneurs and start-ups in Saxony, Germany

June 2022

This case study describes a microcredit financial instrument implemented in Saxony, Germany. It provides affordable and tailored financing for microentrepreneurs active in the region, together with soft-support aimed at increasing the technical capacity of the final recipients. The case study shows how ESF can complement local strategies, supporting employment and entrepreneurship with flexible financial products.