SME Award 2016
Felicitating the Shining Stars of Indian SME Sector
SME Award 2016
Felicitating the Shining Stars of Indian SME Sector
SME Award 2016
Felicitating the Shining Stars of Indian SME Sector
Building a synergistic global network
to catalyze growth of MSMEs
WSAME has been ceaselessly making efforts for strengthening cross border,
and inter regional cooperation among different countries across the world
Articulating concerns & interests of
MSMEs at various regional,
national and international fora
Dynamically undertaking policy advocacy intervention for developing
pro- growth strategies and policies for the SMEs
Capacity building of MSMEs
through skill and
entrepreneurship devlopment
Conducted numerous trainings and workshops at regional,
national and international levels on issues concerning to SMEs
International Conference
on Small and Medium
Enterprise development
Annual event to brings policy makers,
industry experts, academics, entrepreneurs,
UN and multi-national Agencies on single platform

Our Leaders Messages

"Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is progress; working together is success"

Mr. Alhaji Babale Umaru Girei

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Secretary General

Mr. Gyan Prakash Agrawal

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Executive Director

Ms. Sampa Banerjee

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Our Work

A synergistic network for MSMEs, national government, ministries, financial institutes, SME promotion agencies, international organization etc.

National and international cooperation for MSMEs through policy advocacy, information dissemination, events, trainings and other activities.

Set Up
WASME as strategic resource centre for MSMEs facilitating networking, business meetings, financial assistance, technology transfer, knowledge assistance, skill and entrepreneurship development, consultancy etc.

Create Mechanism
To assess and facilitate cost-effective international networking and trade opportunities for aspiring MSMEs.

Be a Catalyst
For SMEs to be more competitive, environment friendly socially responsive, culturally sensitive and ethical in their business practices.

International Cooperation

World largest and cohesive community to promote SMEs together with

  • UN agencies
  • Civil Societies
  • Research Institutes
  • Regional Authorities
  • SME promotion agencies
  • Local Government Bodies
  • Financial Institutions/Banks
  • National and International Organizations
  • And many more…….


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Our Activities

International Cooperation

We have created world largest and cohesive community that promotes SMEs in the world including UN agencies, national and international organizations, local government bodies, regional authorities, industry associations, SME promotion agencies, financial institutions, research institutes, banks, civil societies and SMEs

Policy Advocacy

WASME has been actively coordinating with all global stakeholders initiating dialogue and interactions at all possible forum to mitigate the multifaceted and multipronged challenges faced by the SMEs in developing and least developed countries

Conferences & Seminar

WASME organizes conferences, seminars, exhibitions and business delegation that has been creating effective awareness among world SMEs about various pro –SMEs policies and strategies

Training & Workshops

WASME’s training & workshops have helped limitless SMEs in strengthening their capabilities and skills in finance, enterprise development, rural development, marketing, trade relations, IPR, ISO standards, CSR and many more.

Research & Publication

WASME’s Research studies and publications offer in-depth insights and global update on SME news, events, policies & programmes, role and activities of SME, UN and support institutions activities etc . and are highly acclaimed by its readers.

Skill & Entrepreneurship Development

WASME promotes skill and entrepreneurship development programmes in line with national SME development strategies that lays importance on enhancing entrepreneurial skills of budding Entreprenurers.

Our Achievements

Leading Organization

Only international NGO of SMEs that enjoys Consultative/ Observer status with UN agencies including UNCTAD, UNIDO, WIPO, WCO, UNDP, UNCITRAL, UNESCAP, international and intergovernmental organizations


Several policy recommendations at both national and international forums and Active deliberations at various meeting of UN and other international organisations

Enterprise Support

Facilitation for Knowledge, Legal Compliance, technology transfer, joint ventures, marketing linkages amongst enterprises etc


strong membership in 112 countries to promote and support SMEs through collaboration mechanisms with local government bodies, regional authorities, institutes, international linkages, civil societies, SMEs etc.

Conferences & Seminars

Held 21 WASMEICSME International Conference on SMEs in many countries and Several regional & national conferences on issues relevant to SMEs

Integrated Projects

Implemented numerous shared projects with many international organisations all across world like INSEND, ICSB, NASA, ILO etc

Empowering Information

Expansive information dissemination through monthly 'World SME News' and fortnightly e- bulletin- 'SME Update' with over 20,000+ subscription world over and several books and publications in WASME library


Member of several committees, working groups and consortium throughout the Globe and Representatives all across world as Senior Advisor, Permanent Representatives, External Consultants and Bureau Officers

Capacity Building

Numerous Workshops & Training Programmes to empower and enable competitiveness of SMEs


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