The ACCESS approach is based on three major implementation PRINCIPLES:
Efficiency and effectiveness in project implementation – Operational, practical and responsive implementation of project activities with strong presence in the “field”.
Ensuring consistency of intervention with objectives and results– Includes detailed planning and regular internal review of project progress against objectives.
Securing sustainability – strategic implementation of a capacity building and participatory approach of local partners and beneficiaries.
To fulfil the main project objective “to develop the Moldovan Innovation System that support SMEs and start-ups with innovative business ideas”, the ACCESS project applied comprehensive set of TOOLS AND INSTRUMENTS that support different elements of the innovation system as presented in the figure below.