Published: 12 April 2022
We are pleased to announce a new group of 35 green enterprises that have been selected to join the UGEFA Programme! Newly selected businesses are implementing disruptive business within the sectors of Green Manufacturing, Clean Energy, Waste Management, Sustainable Tourism, Sustainable Transport and Agroprocessing. Join us meet them in this article.
Published: 15 March 2022
A trip to Zanzibar inspired John Paul Ssengendo to manufacture spices. It was a discovery that opened his eyes to the opportunities and entrepreneurial potential that were before him. It was also at the time when there was a demand for spices in Uganda, yet the industry was still nascent.
Published: 02 March 2022
The Catalyser constitutes the centrepiece of UGEFA’s business advisory support for Ugandan green SMEs. In a series of five interactive workshops, green enterprises are invited to develop the business and financial plans needed to access financing and scale their environmental and social impacts. The second of four cycles of UGEFA’s Catalyser is in its final stage of implementation!
Published: 01 March 2022
The EU-funded Uganda Green Enterprise Finance Accelerator (UGEFA), 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 its programme.