UIRI IN COLLABORATION WITH USSIA WINS A EUROPEAN UNION GRANT

Thursday, August 22, 2019

The Uganda Industrial research Institute (Meat Plant & Cow horn unit) in collaboration with the Uganda Small Scale Industries Association (USSIA) have won a 2 year grant to boost value addition for meat and cow horn in the country.

The grant will support capacity building initiatives in Wakiso, Mbarara, Luwero and Kampala districts.

The Meat Plant which is renowned for nurturing SMEs such as, Chicken World, VERT Field, Harvest Meat, Spencer and Infinite into the production of quality commercial meat and fish products; will now expand its services in empowering the target communities in meat and cow horn value addition skills.