With many of the refugees thinking of permanently settling in Uganda it is important that we look way past cash hand outs and refocus on financial literacy. These sessions are instrumental in weening the refugee community off humanitarian handouts and help them make financially sound decisions
Nakivale branch found at the heart of the settlement has proven to serve both refugee and Ugandan customers while holding a track record for a high quality portfolio. It has also set the trend for other financial service providers that have picked interest in the refugee segment.
Supported by the Grameen Crédit Agricole Foundation since 2015. UGAFODE is one of the three organisations supported by a programme launched by the Foundation, The Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida) and the UN Refugee Agency to support the financial inclusion of refugees.