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Central, Western Regions Eat Big From Agricultural Credit Facility As Shs860bn Is Disbursed

The Central and Western regions are the largest beneficiaries of the Agricultural Credit Facility(ACF) loans, the Bank of Uganda (BoU), has revealed. Launched in 2009, the ACF aims to promote value addition in the agricultural sector by providing affordable medium- and long-term loans. “The ACF has achieved significant success, with cumulative

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Uganda Is a Blend Of Savannah And Forest Creatures, Making Her a Classic Wildlife Adventure Tourism Destination

Mt. Elgon National Park/Courtesy photo By Nabendeh Wamoto Uganda Wildlife Authority's (UWA) Mt. Elgon National Park has caused conflict with the masses since its inception in 1994. Why do we conserve and for whom, is the topic I was asked to discuss in my weekly Swahili language international radio interview

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Kabalega International Airport Community Engagement Model: Blueprint for Sustainable Development

Kabalega International Airport, Hoima District By  Christopher Burke The development of the Kabalega International Airport in Hoima District in western Uganda demonstrates the effective application of the Equator Principles based on the International Finance Corporation’s (IFC) environmental and social performance standards and presents a cost effective robust model for comprehensive community engagement.

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