By Ahura Mujuni Mark
Bank of Uganda has launched a new strategy to boost financial literacy in the country.
The central bank recognizes that financial literacy is a critical factor in improving the quality of life and enhancing financial inclusion in Uganda, says a statement issued by Bank of Uganda Governor , Emmanuel Tumusiime-Mutebile on Friday
“One of the most important roles of Bank of Uganda (BoU) is to ensure that consumers make informed financial and economic decisions that ultimately drive economic growth” he added.
The Strategy for Financial Literacy in Uganda was launched by the Minister of Finance, Planning and Economic Development, Hon. Maria Kiwanuka at the Bank of Uganda offices in Kampala.