CALL FOR BUSINESS PLAN PROPOSALS FOR THE UCC/UCUSAF GRANT FOR SKILLING YOUTH GROUPS IN ICT AND MULTIMEDIASeptember 16, 2023
Uganda Communications Commission (UCC), through the Uganda Communications Universal Service and Access Fund (UCUSAF), which is a Universal Service Fund (USF) for communications in Uganda, has launched a call for business plan proposals to establish a collaboration with two (2) suitable partners. The partnership is to implement a basic digital literacy training program to address the digital divide among women communities in 15 districts – Otuke, Buvuma, Nakapiripirit, Kyenjojo, Dokolo, Kiryandongo, Kween, Buyende, Bukedea, Zombo, Koboko, Kitgum, Kayunga, Mayuge and Maracha. The districts are split into 2 lots; Lot 1 and Lot 2, as contained in Appendix 1. At least 130 women are to be selected from each of the 15 districts, bringing the total to approximately 2,000.