Business Delegation from Nordic Countries

Business delegation taking part in the cultural dance at carnival

Business delegation from Denmark, Iceland and Sweden were in Uganda since 19th of November to 28 Nov 2017 exploring business opportunities in areas of; Agribusiness, IT, renewable energy, Infrastructure and hospitality.  The projects in which they have shown interest include but not limited to: РJinja/Kampala express way, BRT in Kampala, Solar power generation for off grids to rural communities of at least 10mws, waste to energy production, sustainable accommodation in some of the National parks etc.

The delegation paid a courtesy call on the Rt. Hon. Prime Minister, Minister for Finance, Planning and Economic Development, had a meeting with Executive Director Professor Kwesiga Uganda Industrial Research Institute, Uganda Manufactures Association officials, Ministry of Energy Officials, Local businessmen in their line of interest, Uganda Investment Authority to mention but a few and paid a courtesy call on H.E the President. The delegation toured the Murchison Falls National Park. They were introduced to the best Cultural Experience around Kampala at the Capitol Palace Hotel and the Carnivore Restaurant.


Group Photo with Minister for Finance, Planning and Economic Development

Executive Director  Uganda Industrial Research Institute Professor Charles Kwesiga (fourth from right) with H.E Kibedi Zaake and the Delegation from the Nordics.

 

They were introduced to the best cultural experience around Kampala at the carnivore Restaurant

 

Some members of the business delegation telling stories around the fire place at Twiga Lodge in Murchision Falls National Park.

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