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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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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