The National Union of Handicraft and Production Co-operatives of Romania ensures the representation and protection of the interests of handicraft cooperatives at the public and private level, and the promotion of the cooperative principles. It affiliates 466 cooperative entities and about 11,400 individual members who are, in their great majority, employees of those cooperatives. UCECOM can organize and conduct direct economic, social, sporting and cultural activities.
Hope for cooperative SMEs: EU Adopts Coronavirus Response Investment Initiative to combat COVID-19News
On the 30th of March, the Coronavirus Response Investment Initiative has been adopted to ease Member States’ economic effort in the fight against COVID-19 outbreak. Cohesion funds can help SMEs, including industrial and service cooperatives.Read more