NU-TEC 2017 Annual Review

NU-TEC (Northern Uganda: Transforming the Economy Through Climate Smart Agribusiness)

Published by
Oxford Policy Management (OPM)

Annual review 2017 on NU-TEC's work in Northern Uganda.

NU-TEC aims to increase the income and climate-resilience of poor men and women in northern Uganda.

The project consists of three main components.

  • Market Systems Development (MSD): market systems development services and technical assistance to private agribusiness. Palladium are delivering this five year £14 million contract, to end in May 2020.
  • Specialised Credit Fund (SCF): delivery of medium term credit to agribusiness through a Ugandan financial institution, awaiting formalisation of the contract.
  • Long Term Investment and Capacity Building (AgDevCo): long term equity and credit to agribusiness through AgDevCo, a not-for-project investment vehicle. £12 million has been committed to AgDevCo.