The Presidential Initiative on Science and Technology was started purposefully to enhance the development of science and research in the country. The initiative works through various bodies including the Uganda Industrial Research Institute (UIRI), the Uganda National Council of Science and Technology (UNCST), Makerere University Institute of Science and Technology/Food Science, and the... Read More
Since the Presidential Initiative on Banana Industrial Development (PIBID) interfaced with the Parliamentary Accounts Committee (PAC) recently, many stories have appeared in the media. The Management of PIBID wishes to present the status of the project in pictorial to help inform stake holders who are rightly concerned:
PIBID is a pilot project of the Government of Uganda under the Board... Read More
One of the things that the President has been fighting tirelessly is poverty. This is why he set up the Presidential Initiative on Poverty and Hunger. The Poverty Alleviation Department (PAD) in State House was established in 2000 as a clearing house for pledges made by President Yoweri Museveni.
In 2003, the department received a mandate to develop wealth creation models to benefit... Read More