Assisting growth-oriented SMEs: Training of Trainers Program (ToT) registrations now open!

Published: 01 June 2021

The UGEFA Training of Trainers enhances the capacities of Business Advisors in Uganda with tools and skills to provide top-tier business development support specifically tailored to the needs of growth-oriented green small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). This training focuses on supporting green SMEs to invest in and manage their growth. 

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New Vision: Make your business green to attract more capital

Published: 11 May 2021

"Climate change is an opportunity for businesses to adopt innovative models, products and services that slow down carbon emission and preserve biodiversity". On Europe Day 2021 Eddie Sembatya, Programme Lead at UGEFA, wrote an article at New Vision about how sustainability has become a relevant topic for businesses to stay competitive.

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Meet our Business Advisors: Challenges Uganda

Published: 05 May 2021

Challenges Uganda provides both direct support to SMEs and implements various programmes, including the Youth to Work programme. Joseph Okello and George Bryson of Challenges Uganda have been busy the past few months working with the first cycle of UGEFA-supported enterprises as UGEFA Business Advisors. 

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SME Stories: How does UGEFA support green SMEs in Uganda?

Published: 04 May 2021

If you want to know how UGEFA is supporting green SMEs in different sectors in Uganda, what better than hearing it from them directly? Three of the enterprises that are part of the UGEFA programme explained how they are being supported and the aspects they find key about this boost.

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