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About The Forum

In line with the Africa-Europe Alliance for Sustainable Investment and Jobs, the European Union in partnership with the Private Sector Foundation Uganda and the Government of Uganda are organizing the first ever Uganda-Europe Business Forum. The forum forms part of a joint initiative to facilitate collaboration between private and public actors and partnership between Ugandan and European companies, in the framework of the Sustainable Business for Uganda Platform. The event will be graced by H.E Yoweri Kaguta Museveni, the President of the Republic of Uganda and H.E. Attilio Pacifici, the EU Ambassador to Uganda as well as prominent European and Ugandan public and private sector players.

The forum marks an important milestone in the roadmap towards strengthening the Uganda-EU economic alliance. This highly interactive event will provide information and working sessions on Uganda’s business enabling environment, trade and investment opportunities and funding instruments that can be used to support domestic and EU businesses.

In the Uganda-Europe Business Forum, you’ll have an exceptional opportunity to;

• Meet the Decision Makers : H.E. the President, Ministers, High-Level Officials, CEOs of European and Ugandan companies
• Grab the low hanging fruits: new opportunities for investment in Agriculture, Energy, Cities, Natural Resources and for Access to Finance
• Build your network: setup your own B2B and B2G meetings, with the B2Match App [ ], and visits to local businesses
• Trade with Europe: learn more about Uganda business incentives and duty-free quota-free exports to the EU
• Discover Uganda: an island of security and economic stability in the East African Region
• Invest for the long term: be part of the Sustainable Business for Uganda Platform

WHERE

Speke Resort Munyonyo
Kampala, Uganda

WHEN

Monday & Tuesday
March 9 to 10, 2020


Fostering Uganda - Europe Economic Alliance: Investments, Green Deals and Innovation

The two-day high-level networking event will bring together over 500 European and Ugandan investors, policymakers, public sector agencies, private sector trade support institutions, EU and Uganda captains of industry, delegates from EU Member States Institutions development partners and donor agencies. It will be a unique platform to share accumulated experiences as well as explore and build sustainable business relationships to promote investments in Uganda.
All current and prospective investors in Uganda are encouraged to register in the interest of improving Uganda’s business climate and further exploring trade and investment opportunities.

Forum Sessions


Enablers for Economic Growth & Jobs Session

Investment Climate Session



Investments & Green Deals Sessions

Visits to Businesses


Our Speakers

H. E. Yoweri Kaguta Museveni

H. E. Yoweri Kaguta Museveni

President of the Republic of Uganda
H.E. Attilio Pacifici

H.E. Attilio Pacifici

European Union Delegation to the Republic of Uganda - Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary
Mr. Elly Karuhanga

Mr. Elly Karuhanga

Chairman of Private Sector Foundation Uganda