Uganda Women Entrepreneurship Programme (UWEP)

The Uganda Women Entrepreneurship Programme (UWEP) is an initiative by the Government of the Republic Uganda to improve women’s access to financial services, equip them with the skills for enterprise growth, value addition and marketing of their products and services. The women are availed with interest-free revolving credit to initiate or strengthen their enterprises. The programme started in Nebbi district in 2016 and since then, 25 projects have been funded worth 94,387,500 benefiting 372 women in the district of Nebbi and Pakwach.