The project “Netherlands Trust Fund Phase II Uganda” (NTF II
Uganda) is part of the Netherlands Trust Fund II (NTF II) Programme. The
developmental goal of the project is to contribute to the MDGs by realizing the
potential that the coffee sector offers to improve the livelihoods of the
producers through increases in productivity and efficiency in the value chain.
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The Netherlands Trust Fund II (NTF II) Programme is based on a four-year partnership agreement between ITC and CBI. The programme is funded by the Government of the Netherlands. The NTF II Uganda project is implemented by ITC in close collaboration with the Uganda Export Promotion Board (UEPB), the Uganda Coffee Development Authority (UCDA), and the National Union of Coffee Agribusinesses and Farm Enterprises (NUCAFE). The project focuses on improving the effectiveness of umbrella institutions and farmers’ organisations in the coffee sector in accessing the European market.