The draft East African Cooperative Societies Bill was presented to the East African Legislative Assembly sitting in Kampala for the 1st reading on 22nd January, 2014 at 2. 00pm. The bill was presented by Hon. Sebalu Mike as private members’ motion and it is sponsored by the East African Farmers Federation (EAFF).

click here to read: Brief on the EA cooperative bill

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The Ministry of trade industry and cooperatives has released New Trade Licensing Guidelines for Non citizens for calender Year 2014;

click here for NEW TRADE LICENSING GUIDELINES FOR NON CITIZENS FOR CALENDAR YEAR 2014

click here for APPLICATION FORM FOR CERTIFICATE OF APPROVAL TO CONDUCT TRADING IN UGANDA BY NON CITZENS

This year marks 100 years of the cooperative movement in Uganda;

The celebrations will be held in Masindi Boma grounds on 27th September;

This years theme is 'Cooperative enterprise remains strong in time of crisis'.

 Uganda Export Promotion Board Uganda Warehouse Receipt System Authority Management Training and Advisory Centre Uganda National Bureau of Standards Uganda Industrial Research Institute