Certification Ceremony of Women Entrepreneurship Development Programme


The Certification Ceremony took place Friday 30th of January at Protea Hotel in Kololo, Kampala.

Minister Counsellor Ms. Rannveig Rønneberg and Ms. Vibeke H. Madsen presenting the Certificate to Ms. Betty-Ann Mboche, Nairobi, Kenya

The two local partner organizations both held speeches, Ms. Felicia Muriuki, Board Member AWAN EA and Dr. Consolata Kabanesa,President NAWOU, thanking The Royal Norwegian Embassy for continuing support and Virke for highly useful and business oriented approach development programme.

The WED programme is proved to have the support of Dr. Maggie Kigozi, a strong supporter of women entrepreneurs in Sub-Sahara Africa. After many years as CEO of Uganda Investment Authority, is Ms. Kigozi today a special advisor on finance for UNIDO.

Indeed the Royal Norwegian Embassy has been a highly appreciated strong supporter for the WED programme since 2009. The Embassy was represented by the Minister Counsellor Ms. Rannveig Rønneberg and Mr. Hans Peter Christophersen, Counsellor, Trade and Energy.

Virke, the Enterprise Federation of Norway, was represented by the CEO, Ms. Vibeke H. Madsen and Ms. Cathrine G. Jahnsen, Executive Programme Manger.