THE UGANDA BUREAU OF STATISTICS LAUNCHES THE MULTIDIMENSIONAL POVERTY INDEX REPORT 2022.

By Nancy Emily Nagujja The Uganda Bureau of Statistics (UBOS), together with the Government of Uganda and the United Nations Development Uganda launched its Multidimensional Poverty Index (MPI) Report at the Kampala Serena Hotel. Hon Amos Lugoloobi, State Minister for Finance Planning and Economic Development applauded The Uganda Bureau of Statistics for producing this first Multidimensional Poverty Index Report for Uganda saying this particular report is based on the Uganda National Household Survey series which provides statistical indicators underpinning the socio-economic characteristics at both household and community levels which are…

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THE UGANDA BUREAU OF STATISTICS RELEASES THE CONSUMER PRICE INDEX FOR JULY 2022.

By Nancy Emily Nagujja On 29th July, 2022, Ms. Aliziki Kaudah Lubega Deputy Economic Standards at the Uganda Bureau of Statistics (UBOS) released the Consumer Price Index (CPI) for July, 2022. The Overall Consumer Price Index registered for the month of July, 2022 was 122.04 with an inflation rate of 7.9%. Ms. Aliziki highlights that the annual headline Inflation has increased to 7.9% up from 6.8% registered in June 2022. This is driven by the increase of commodities under the Core Inflation which increased to 6.3% in the year ending…

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THE DIRECTORATE OF INDUSTRIAL TRAINING AWARDS CERTIFICATES TO INDUSTRIAL HUB TRAINERS.

By Nancy Emily Nagujja The Directorate of Industrial Training (DIT) under The Ministry of Education and Sports (MOES) awarded 96 Industrial Hub Trainers in different occupations that included: tailoring, hair dressing, welding, Carpentry and Joinery at their¬† headquarters on 3rd Industrial Area Jinja Road. The Industrial hub Trainees underwent training at the DIT Business Incubation Centers on how to use Assessment and Training Packages to be able to go and train other trainees in the different Government Industrial Hubs in competence skills at their different works stations across the country.…

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