Activities Round Up

Date : 01 Sep to 02 Sep 2016
Place : London
Organised by : FISME

Advisory board of India-Commonwealth SME Association meets in Commonwealth HQ

The Commonwealth Secretariat hosted the first meeting of the Advisory Board of proposed India- Commonwealth SME Association (ICSA) in London from 1-2 Sept 2016.  ICSA was launched by the Secretary MSME earlier in June this year in New Delhi.  The ICSA Advisory board formed during Delhi meeting, besides the senior officers from Commonwealth comprises of representatives from CII, FISME  and FICCI from India; COMESA/LLPI, Kenya; Tanzania Private Sector Foundation, Tanzania,  Council for Communication and IT-SCCI, Bangladesh and other experts from Africa. FISME is to incubate ICSA during the period of its formation.  Mr. Anil Bhardwaj represented FISME during the meeting.