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Gender Ministry Extends GROW Project To Karamoja Sub-Region Women in business 5 1

The GROW project running for five years and implemented by the Ministry of Gender, Labour and Social Development was launched in Kampala in June 2023. However, the ministry has extended the project to cover up to all nine districts of the Karamoja sub-region. The approximately 8.05 billion Ugandan shillings World Bank-funded project targets 35000 micro and 4000 small women enterprises expected to have transitioned to small and medium enterprises respectively by the time of closure in 2027.
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Women in Agriculture, Business Demand Tax Incentives Women in business 4

Teopista Nahwera, a Business Woman in Mbarara city, said that many women have failed to operate businesses because of the numerous taxes noting that they need clear information from the tax body on how such high taxes are reached without consulting them.
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Women Facing Challenges Winning Gov't Contracts Women in business 3

Connie Kekihembo, the Chief Executive at the Uganda Women Entrepreneurs Association Limited (UWEAL) said women lack information on how to prepare bids and the situation is worsened by the fact that many still operate businesses without having audited books of accounts due to a general lack of information.
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Women Secure Special Customs Centre at Mutukula Border Post Women in business 5 1

State Minister for East African Community Affairs Julius Maganda Wandera says that they have formed a corroborative partnership towards eliminating all barriers that are frustrating women from effectively engaging in cross-border trade and business.
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