UGEFA at Sankalp Global Summit 2020: Delivering Growth Capital to Bankable Green SMEs

Published: 06 November 2020

More than 40 participants from diverse backgrounds – ranging from green SMEs, financial institutions, incubators and accelerators and researchers – connected as part of an UGEFA-hosted session titled “Delivering Growth Capital to Bankable Green SMEs” during the Sankalp Global Summit 2020 on 03 November 2020 from 11:30am – 13:00pm EAT.

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First Call for Applications now open

Published: 20 October 2020

The Uganda Green Enterprise Finance Accelerator (UGEFA) has launched its first call for applications.

The call for applications will be open until 08th November 2020.

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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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