Uganda approves its third National Development Plan (NDP)

Submitted by on Thu, 09/03/2020 - 00:39

Holistically, NDP III aims to enhance household incomes, improve the quality of life of the masses through focusing on resource led industrialization for export led growth. The third NDP III, has laid out 18 programmes that comprehensively cover the development issues faced by the country. In addition the NDP III does entail the following  key development strategies; Agro-industrialization, Fast track Oil, Gas, Mineral based industrialisation, Export promotion, Promotion of local manufacturing, Harness tourism potential, Increase local content participation, Increase access to energy, Enhance skills and vocational development, Increase access to social protection, Promote development-oriented mind-set, Increase resource mobilization and lastly, Re-engineer public service to promote investment.