The Umbrella Association of SMEs in Uganda
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Who We Are

Who are we?

The Federation of Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (FSME) is a respected, apolitical, and influential advocate for SMEs in Uganda

Who are our members?

The Federation of Small and Medium-sized Enterprises – Uganda (FSME) represents over one million SMEs throughout Uganda.

Benefits of membership?

The biggest benefit our members enjoy is that we provide them with a voice where it matters – to policy makers. We offer the help, advice, information and support that our members seek.
What We Do


As an independent voice for the SME sector in Uganda, FSME’s objective is to represent and lobby for the needs of its members. We actively communicate and engage with key government departments and decision makers on the issues impacting micro, small and medium sized enterprises.

Business Advisory Services

Whether you’re starting your own SME or a small business looking to expand operations and perhaps take on more employees,  FSME is here to help. We provide down-to-earth, practical and well-researched advice and support, covering a wide range of business management matters.


The Federation of Small and Medium-sized Enterprise (FSME- Uganda) provides learning and development training specifically designed for and delivered to SMEs, offering practical tools that can be implemented immediately in your company.

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