VSO is the leading international development organization that works through volunteers to fight poverty. Our unique volunteering for development approach places committed volunteers with carefully selected partners, working alongside communities and institutions to support 1.5 million people where their skills can have the greatest impact. We work with local partners, government and volunteers to offer Business Development Services to help entrepreneurs move their businesses into the formal economy. VSO supports SMEs through different levels of Business Development Services (BDS). 1. Advanced Business Development Services - Offered based on the needs of individual SME’s in line with the advisory services provided. 2. Advisory Services - Offered to SMEs who have worked hard and progressed their business during the training and 3. Training Services - a basic entrepreneurship training curriculum run by VSO partners and is open to all SMEs.