Yako Bank and UGEFA formally launch their partnership

Published: 06 September 2021

Yako Bank Limited in partnership with the Uganda Green Enterprise Finance Accelerator (UGEFA) takes a major step in expanding their green finance portfolio during the official partnership launch on Monday, 6th September 2021 at the Serena Hotel from 07:30 – 09:30AM EAT.

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Introducing 82 newly selected green businesses joining UGEFA

Published: 01 September 2021

We are glad to announce that a new group of 82 green enterprises have been accepted to join the 6-month UGEFA Catalyser with loan matchmaking! Join us meet them in this article.

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Banking on Green Businesses: UGEFA at Annual Bankers Conference 2021

Published: 01 September 2021

The UGEFA team published a paper in the Annual Bankers Conference magazine under the title "Banking on green business. Leveraging opportunities of the 4IR to operationalise green finance for SMEs". The paper explores how the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR) presents a unique opportunity for financers to leverage the potential of green SMEs in Uganda.

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Meet our Business Advisors: Ancywax

Published: 27 July 2021

Ancywax is a tailored company offering concept development in Uganda. They support three main areas: Media, Marketing and Consultancy. Their wide range of services ensure that businesses are adequately served to better tailor their value addition for customers. Ancywax has been busy the past few months in outreach, support for and preparation of the next cycle of UGEFA-supported enterprises. We caught up with Ancel Ochino, Founder and CEO at Ancywax, to learn more about his experience as a UGEFA Business Advisor and within his broader work at Ancywax.

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