22 Mar

In the past, the Government of Uganda implemented reforms, with varying degree of success, to address many development challenges such as macroeconomic instability, infrastructure deficits, poor governance and armed conflicts. The government is now responding to the challenge of limited coordination and cooperation in planning, budgeting, monitoring and…

28 Feb

With more young people entering the job market every year, Uganda’s quest to get them gainful employment remains the unanswered hurdle. But a study by the researchers at the Economic Policy Research Centre and the International Growth Centre (IGC) has identified key sectors that require relatively low skills…

25 Feb

Least Developed Countries (LDCs) are struggling to find money to fund key interventions, including coronavirus vaccine purchases as their debt levels reach unprecedented levels. Dr. Sarah Ssewanyana, the Economic Policy Research Centre (EPRC) Executive Director, told a United Nations virtual meeting on preparation for the fifth Least Developed…