Industrialization, the promotion of cottage industries, the setting up of Information Communication and Technology (ICT) parks and the expansion of the optic fiber backbone infrastructure to the rest of the country.

  • Maintain globally competitive private sector-­led industrialization.
  • Support UIRI to continue collaborative research with other institutions, build its capacity in Computer Aided Design (CAD) and Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAM) and fund its technology incubation
  • Ensure adequate funding UIRI to enable it carry out business incubation, innovation and research.
  • The NRM government will support UIRI and private sector to set up processing plants for crop and animal products in areas of production.
  • Commercialise technologies developed by research.
  • Revitalize and capitalise Uganda Development Corporation (UDC).