PUM supports development of SME’s abroad. PUM has a network of 265 representatives in 70 countries around the world, connecting directly with entrepreneurs, business support organisations and partners locally. PUM works with 3,000 senior experts (volunteers) who share their knowledge on a one-on-one basis. Either through short-term and repetitive advisory missions at the work floor, or through online coaching activities.’ (https://www.pum.nl/how-we-work).
I have been one of those volunteers
PUM just published the results of the evaluation of the PUM-programme 2012-2015. The evaluation is done by Erasmus University Rotterdam. (https://zoek.officielebekendmakingen.nl/blg-780351.pdf). The evaluation is partly based on the results of PRIME (Pioneering Real-Time Impact Monitoring and Evaluation in small and medium sized enterprises). See: www.primepartnership.nl.