THEME: Sustaining Uganda's resources through promoting Green Business Production
The SWITCH Africa Green national networking forum in Uganda was held on the 14 - 15 September in Kampala. The main objective of the forum was to discuss the opportunities, challenges and barriers faced by the private sector in scaling up and replicating green business, transition to an inclusive green economy and promotion of SCP practices and patterns in Africa. The forum also fostered networking between different project entities with other stakeholders involved in green business development and SCP activities. There was also be an exhibition from participating enterprises during the forum.
Participants were be drawn from the National Technical Coordination Committee (NTCC), SWITCH Africa Green projects (grants) in Uganda and other stakeholders involved in SCP activities in the country, including: government representatives, financial institutions, international development organisations, civil society and the private sector.