Access! au commerce international


  • UgandaCurrent 2011, ITC jointly with the Women Entrepreneurs Association will launch the ACCESS! programme which will contribute to the business development services offered in the country by focusing on gender specific business needs to enhance the competitiveness of women owned enterprises in Africa with concrete business in the international market in order to increase the country's export base, enhance the women in the employment sector and ultimately create wealth and personal development.

    Partner Institution

    Uganda - UWEAL

    The Uganda Women Entrepreneurs Association Limited (UWEAL), ACCESS! focal point institution in Uganda is a nongovernmental organization whose vision is to address gender disparities by enhancing and empowering the economic status of women in Uganda. With 850 members spread across the country, UWEAL is considered to be a one-stop facilitator for women entrepreneurs and women professionals. At the local level, UWEAL is actively linked to related institutions, such as the Ugandan Manufacturers Association (UMA), the Private Sector Foundation (PSFU), the Ugandan Small Scale Industries Association (USSIA), the Uganda National chamber of commerce and Industry (UNCCI, membership payment pending).

    For more information, please visit UWEAL website

    ACCESS! Focal Point Coodinator

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    For more information about the ACCESS! programme in Uganda, please contact our coordinator:

    Ms. Stella Maris DDUMBA - Chief Executive Officer

    Uganda Women Entrepreneurs Association Limited

    Plot 38 Lumumba Avenue, Nakasero,

    P.O Box 10002 Kampala, Uganda

    National Training Team

    The ACCESS! training team is ready to share their vast knowledge and expertise in enterprise development. Our team of trainers will help you through the key aspects of learning to do business internationally.

    For more information, please contact ACCESS! team:

    Ms. Harriet Ada MUCUNGUZI - Trainer (Entrepreneurship Development)

    Ms. Audrey KAWUKI - Director, Makekere University Business School

    Ms. Sara KATEBALIRWE - National Expert Trainer in Garment Construction and Product Development

    Ms. Jackie ATURINDE - Director, Tatgem Ltd

    Ms. Mabel N. KIGGUNDU - Trainer

    Ms. Joyce RWAKASISI - Technical Trainer