The Danish Ambassador to Uganda and Uganda’s Minister of Finance, Hon. Kasaija, entered into a new five-year partnership for 2018-2022. Denmark has committed 945 million DKK in support of Uganda’s National Development Plan to the benefit of the Ugandan people.
The partnership has three objectives: 1) Contribute to poverty reduction through inclusive and sustainable economic development; 2) Promote democracy, good governance and human rights and 3) Support Uganda’s stabilizing role in the region. Support will be provided through eight engagement partners, namely Inspectorate of Government, Financial Management and Accountability Programme, Agricultural Business Initiative, TradeMark East Africa, Northern Uganda Resilience Initiative, Democratic Governance Facility – DGF, UNFPA Uganda and Acholi Religious Leaders Peace Initiative (ARLPI).