The voice of SMEs in Europe

UEAPME is the employers’ organisation representing the interests of European crafts, trades and SMEs at EU level. UEAPME is a recognised European Social Partner. It is a non-profit seeking and non-partisan organisation.

As the European SME umbrella organisation, UEAPME incorporates around 80 member organisations from 34 countries consisting of national cross-sectorial SME federations, European branch federations and other associate members, which support the SME family.

UEAPME represents more than 12 million enterprises, which employ around 55 million people across Europe.

Latest newsflash: 27/11/15

In this issue:

  • SG Faross discusses Energy Union with EC VP Šefčovič
  • VET & Apprenticeship: priorities of UEAPME skills agenda
  • EU associations forge common CMU position for SMEs
  • UEAPME calls on EC to not follow EP report on Health & Safety
  • Experts meet on Late Payment Directive
  • SMEs need a level playing field for online platforms
  • And more
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