Financial services

Financing granted

Loan of €710,000 *
(equivalent in local currency)

Foundation partner

since 2014

*Outstanding amount at grant value
Partner website


The economy of Uganda is traditionally based on agriculture (80% of the active population), in particular on coffee; it is developing slowly despite an often-unfavorable regional context.

The institution:

UMF is an indigenous Ugandan NGO created in 2008 by 12 Ugandans with the aim of offering financial and non-financial services to their fellow citizens excluded from the traditional banking system.


The institution specialises in commercial and personal, financial and non-financial products for businesses and individuals to promote their development. The products offered are notably designed to encourage customers to develop a savings culture.


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