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Here’s The Role Of Uganda Dev’t Bank In Accelerating Post Lockdown Recovery Of MSMES

By Bob Twinomugisha Over the last two years, the COVID-19  pandemic impacted businesses on national and global scale. Governments in many developing countries introduced severe containment measures, involving restrictions on economic activity and mobility, to curb the spread of COVID-19. In Uganda, public transport and non-essential businesses were closed during

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Young Business Women Empowered At Women’s Market Exhibition In Luweero

Young women showcasing their small businesses at a special women’s business market exhibition Over 100 young women showcased their small businesses at a special women’s business market exhibition aimed at empowering them. The exhibition, dubbed “Women’s Day Katale”, was hosted by the Private Sector Foundation Uganda (PSFU), Uganda’s apex body

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Ecobank Relaunches Its Ellevate Women Empowerment Programme To Offer Women-Owned Businesses Funding, Business Tools & Skills To Thrive

The Ellevate by Ecobank event was attended by a variety of women business entrepreneurs and leaders that among others included (left-right) Charlyn Kentaro, founder of Kentaro Handmade Organics; Jennifer Mpyisi, the Ugandan Ambassador of the International Federation of Interior Architects/Designers (IFI) and Founder of Kuzu-Kiza; Mona Mutoni, Founder of Mona

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Ugandan Green Businesses Given Last Chance To Benefit From EU-Funded Accelerator Programme

Green Circle Ltd has benefited from previous cohorts  The European Union (EU)-funded Uganda Green Enterprise Finance Accelerator (UGEFA) programme, which provides sustainable Ugandan enterprises with support to scale and contribute to a green and inclusive economy, has today announced that it is accepting applications for its fourth and final cohort to join

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MPs Protest Gov’t Move To Scrap Off Shs32bn Women Entrepreneurship Fund

Flavia Kabahenda (Kyegegwa District Woman MP) is chairperson Parliament's Committee of Gender, Labour and Social Development The Uganda Women Parliamentary Association and Civil Society Organisations have vowed to reject the proposed alignment of the Uganda Women Entrepreneurship Programme (UWEP) into the Parish Development Model (PDM), saying the move will further

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