Mineral Development Programme

Mineral Development Programme-aims to increase mineral exploitation and value addition in selected resources for quality and gainful jobs in industrialization.

Mineral Development is one of the 20 Programmes of the NDPIII and it operationalises objective one to “enhance value addition in key growth opportunities”. The Programme seeks to address key challenges in limited minerals exploitation and value addition which include:

The programme seeks to address key challenges which include:

Therefore, the objectives of the programme were to:

Government Programme

Further Reading

Detailed description about this program can be found on Ministry of Finance, Planning and Economic Development Website.

Busia Municipality is a local government in Busia District, Eastern Uganda, at the border of Kenya.

Location: Eastern Uganda  0°28’01.0″N, 34°05’24.0″E (Latitude:0.4669; Longitude:34.0900).
Land Area: Total Land: 7 km2
Population: 54,798.


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