LAHORE - The Union of Small and Medium Enterprises (UNISAME) has called upon the community welfare organisations to join hands with Small and Medium Enterprises Development Authority (SMEDA) in promoting self-employment scientifically.
He said Small and Medium Enterprises Development Authority is proud of the community welfare organisations who are doing noble work for their community members and many have kept their services open for all communities and doing excellent charitable work. He called upon these welfare organisations to join hands with Small and Medium Enterprises Development Authority and include in their agenda SME promotion and development with the help and guidance of SMEDA to benefit the community members in vocational guidance and setting up of small units for commercial activities and income generation.
He advised the management of community welfare organisations to contact the Small and Medium Enterprises Development Authority offices in their respective areas and seek help for the unemployed members of their communities and train and educate them to select occupations of their choice based on their aptitudes, education and experience.
He stated that the community organisations could also establish cooperative banks and cooperative societies to finance small business and Unisame and Smeda would be happy to offer help and support.