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Kampala Private Schools Market Study Summary Report

The research explores the opportunity for financing low-cost private schools. A total of 223 school proprietors and local education officials were interviewed in this study. The top-line findings from the study show that an estimate of 84% of children in Kampala are enrolled in low-cost private schools. The findings further show that the schools surveyed […]

Agency Banking in Uganda An Assessment of the Potential Challenges and Opportunities

FSD Uganda is an independent, not for profit company. We support innovation, conduct research and help promote and improve policy, laws and regulation that shape the financial sector. Our objective is a deeper, broader and more inclusive financial sector in Uganda. We contribute to improving the livelihoods of Uganda’s low income households and support economic […]

Uganda 2013 FinScope Main Report

To date, FinScope surveys have been carried out in 18 African countries including Uganda. FinScope III survey for Uganda follows two previous-FinScope I and II surveys carried out in 2006 and 2009 respectively. Like the previous FinScope I and II, FinScope III gathered detailed demographic information for the\r\n adult population (individuals aged 16 years and […]

Agent Network Accelerator Survey: Uganda Country Report 2015

The findings, based on interviews with over 2,200 mobile money agents interviewed in 2015, the ANA Uganda report, funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, FSDU, IFC, FSDA and the United Nations Capital Development Fund (UNCDF) highlights findings on the DFS agent landscape in Uganda covering agent profitability, transaction volumes, liquidity management and other […]

Market Research Report For Northern Uganda

The main objective of the market research was to assess the needs, preferences and capacities of the potential customers in Oyam and surrounding districts. This document presents the findings of the study. The study covered six districts of Oyam, Gulu, Amuru (including Nwoya), Kiryandongo, Apac (including Kole) and Lira. According to National population and housing […]

Uganda National Small Business Survey Report

The National Small Business Survey assessed the nature and scope of MSMEs in Uganda. The purpose of the survey was to identify constraints to MSMEs’ development and growth with a focus on access to finance, infrastructure, business development services, markets and technology

The Uganda Microfinance Sector Effectiveness Review

The Uganda Microfinance Sector Effectiveness Review for 2014 is an initiative of the Financial Sector Deepening (FSD) Uganda based on a similar review that was done by the Consultative Group for Assisting the Poor (CGAP) and published in 2004. The report bears resemblance to the first review but has added new dimensions given the developments […]

Uganda 2013 FinScope Summary Report

Uganda’s Vision 2040 highlights the lack of access to finance as one of the barriers affecting the competitiveness of the economy. There is limited access to credit and most individuals and firms access credit from informal sources. One of the reasons for the limited access to credit is the low level of incomes and consequently […]