Helping SMEs in Uganda to Survive the COVID-19 Crisis & Unlock New Opportunities at Sankalp 2020

Published: 01 July 2020

The UGEFA Team with Finding XY (SEED Uganda Hub) joined the Sankalp Online DialogueHelping SMEs In Uganda Survive the COVID-19 Crisis & Unlock New Opportunities” on 16 June 2020. The focus of this webinar was to help SMEs in Uganda move past the COVID-19 crisis, figure out what business changes they need to make, as well as determine financing options for their businesses. 

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What does the COVID-19 pandemic mean for each small business owner?

Published: 29 June 2020

Mr. Eddie Sembatya, Project Manager at UGEFA and Managing Director at Finding XY, appeals to small business owners and the wider Ugandan ecosystem to continue supporting the resilience of small businesses during this period in which many countries, including Uganda, have implemented COVID 19 national lockdowns and other restrictions.

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Introducing the Uganda Green Enterprise Finance Accelerator

Published: 21 April 2020

As we launched the Uganda Green Enterprise Finance Accelerator at the Uganda-Europe Business Forum in March, we shared our objectives of supporting enterprises to access tailored financing solutions for their enterprise and scale their impacts. As we design what the business development and financial support components of the programme look like, we have several questions in mind. 

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Successful launch of the UGEFA Programme

Published: 19 April 2020

Shortly before large conferences were no longer possible due to lock down measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19, the Uganda Green Enterprise Finance Accelerator was successfully launched at the Uganda Europe Business Forum held at Speke Resort Munyonyo, in Kampala on March 9-10 2020.

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