Insights into green sectors with the UGEFA Sectoral Briefs

Published: 25 November 2020

At UGEFA, we look to support enterprises that are generating environmental impacts – from providing green products and services, conserving biodiversity and reducing deforestation, to managing resource efficiency in their production process and reducing pollution and waste. What does a green enterprise look like in Uganda? What are their business models, what are their financing needs, and to which goals are they contributing? In these UGEFA Sectoral Briefs we delve into these questions, looking at the Clean Energy, Green Manufacturing and Sustainable Tourism sectors.

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Now open - Special Application Window during KIW

Published: 23 November 2020

Kampala Innovation Week is happening this week! As part of the event, UGEFA will host a "Green Entrepreneurship Day" on 27 November 2020. 

For all entrepreneurs only learning about UGEFA this week we have opened a special application window. 

Submit your application by 07 Dec 2020.

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UGEFA Green Finance Dialogues | What are “green SMEs” and what financing do they need to grow?

Published: 16 November 2020

The Uganda Green Enterprise Finance Accelerator (UGEFA) welcomed key actors in the Ugandan entrepreneurial ecosystem to join (online) interactive UGEFA Green Finance Dialogue sessions on November 10 and 13 to explore: What do green enterprises in key sectors want to spend money on? What economic, social and environmental impacts result from these investments?

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UGEFA at EET Foundation's 2020 Green Webinar Series: Green Finance

Published: 09 November 2020

The Eleven Eleven Twelve Foundation, based in Nigeria, invited UGEFA to speak during the 2020 Green Webinar Series. The session on 04 November 2020 focused on the topic of Green Finance and explored programmes that are creating jobs and can help the region transition to green economies.

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