Public policy dialogue on Uganda’s national debt and balance of payment deficit, 29th June 2017

 Venue: Video Conference Room, UMI
 

Chairperson: Mr. Ndebesa Mwambutsya, Makerere University

Time

Item

Presenter

8:30-9:00am 

Registration

Jackie Natukunda 

9:00 – 9:05am

Welcome Remarks

Dr. James Nkata
Director General – UMI 

9:05- 9:15am

Opening Remarks

Hon.  David Bahati 
Minister of State Finance and Planning 

9:15-10:00 am

Balance of Payments Deficits: Should they Concern us in Uganda?

Dr. Asuman Guloba
Head of Policy Research and Innovation, National Planning Authority 

10:00-10:30 am

Discussant 

Dr. Nick Rudaheranwa
Head of Economics, Makerere University Business School

10:30-11:00 am

 Break

11:00-11:45 am

Debt Sustainability Analysis (DSA) for Low Income Countries: Implications for Uganda's DSA Exercise

Mr. Edward Ngobye
Principal Economist, Parliamentary Budget office - Parliament of the Republic of Uganda

11:45am-12:15 pm

 Discussant

Mr. Julius Kapwepwe Mishambi
Director of Programs, Uganda Debt Network

12:15-1:15pm

PLENARY DISCUSSION 

1:15-1:30pm

Closing Remarks 

Prof. William Kaberuka 

Chairperson; Uganda Development Policy Management Forum, Steering Committee

1:30 pm

 Departure