Role Played By Innovation Hubs In The Growth Of Technology And Ugandan Startups

Written by: 
Joanitah Asiimire and Lyn Tukei

The government of Uganda has named developing Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) among its priority interventions to achieve national development. In an effort to grow local technologies that meet the needs of Ugandans, innovation hubs have been established and facilitated as a key ingredient in the country’s search for technology prowess.

A report by GREAT Insights Magazine, (2016) listed Uganda as the 8th as far as Africa’s growing tech hubs and smart cities are concerned. Lyn Tukei and Joanitah Asiimire  in their Final Year Multi-media Projecexplored below the progress of technology hubs in Uganda and their role in the TECH ECO-SYSTEM of the country.

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