Meet our Business Advisors: Renewable Energy Business Incubator (REBi)

Published: 20 July 2021

Renewable Energy Business Incubator (REBi) is a business incubation centre that works to promote clean energy access in Uganda. REBi has been busy the past few months working with the first groups of UGEFA-supported enterprises. In speaking with Claire Kagga, REBi Manager, we learned more about her experience as a UGEFA Business Advisor and within her broader work at REBi, supporting green businesses to establish and expand their market presence.

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UGEFA and SEED at the platform of European Development Days 2021

Published: 16 June 2021

This year the European Development Days (EDD) took place digitally on 15-16 June, going beyond the EU borders to engage with actors who are actively contributing to a green and inclusive transition. The event focused on the challenges defined by biodiversity loss, climate change and environmental degradation and stressed the importance of building a greener and inclusive environment as a solution for post COVID-19 pandemic recovery. 

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UBA-UGEFA Green Finance Academy Launch

Published: 02 June 2021

On Tuesday, 1 June, we were pleased to cordially invite UBA Member Banks to attend the launch of the Green Finance Academy - a collaborative partnership between UGEFA, Uganda Bankers’ Association (UBA), SEED Practitioner Labs Climate Finance and GO4SDGs. The launch event has been fully funded by the Delegation of the European Union to Uganda through the UGEFA programme.

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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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