The UCC was established to implement the provisions of The UCC Act 2013 in accordance with the Laws of Uganda, with the principal goal of developing a modern communications sub-sector and Infrastructure in Uganda, in conformity with the operationalization of the Telecommunications Policy.The Mandate of UCC
The Commission is mandated to undertake a range of functions in the following areas:
UCC is thus not only the regulator, but also a facilitator and promoter of coordinated and sustainable growth and development of Uganda's communications sector.
Research is aimed at advancing or creating new knowledge and is therefore instrumental in driving innovation, competitiveness, economic....
Research support to Academia. This funding stream includes five schemes as follows....
Research support for ICT research done by researchers, research institutions and innovators.
The ACIA Awards is an annual initiative that fosters innovation through the recognition and reward of outstanding ICT innovations. ACIA provides....