UIRI ‘S 2019 BUDGET WEEK EXHIBITS FLAUNTED BUSINESS INCUBATION RESULTS
The Uganda Industrial Research Institute formed the crux of the 2019 Ministry of Finance and Economic Development Budget Week Exhibition themed Indsutrialisation for Job Creation and Shared Prosperrity which was in line with what the Institute has to showcase.
The Institute boasted of results in incubating Ugandan entrepreneurs. Entrepreneurs trained and nurtured by the Institute exhibited their products. These included amagara skincare products, Kata orchard juice products, Maisha juice products, Mande Tamarind products and Lechem corn bread among others.
The products showcased attracted a number of people who visited the Institute’s stall and made consults on how to access training as well as business incubation opportunities at UIRI. Notable among the visitors who were enthused by the work UIRI was doing was Hon. Elioda Tumwesigye the Minister for Science Technology and Innovations, who doubled both as a distinguished visitor and overseer of the Ministry of Science Technology and Innovations under which UIRI operates.