Startups need support to rise from this pandemic

In May 2020, the United Nations Capital Development Fund (UNCDF) compiled its findings on the impact of COVID-19 on Ugandan Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs). The UNCDF report indicated that only about 15 per cent of surveyed companies could sustain more than three months of operation on their cash flow at the time. The report […]

The Innovation Village and JICA: Building a game-changing startup ecosystem

In the process of building an entrepreneurial community flowing with an abundance of opportunities, there are key partners who contribute tremendously in realizing this dream.  In 2019, while building the foundational pillars of Tukole, a platform linking blue-collar workers to job opportunities, The Innovation Village crossed paths with an entity that would later become significant […]