This report provides a summary of public debt of Uganda specifically focusing on its external debt. A similar but limited search for Kenya is also presented as comparison. The types of lending products in terms of loan, grant, technical assistance and loan guarantees; the financial terms of these products (interest rates, tenors, grace periods, applicable commitment and service fees and non-financial terms available are presented). As a country comparison, external borrowing of Kenya is also covered in a similar but limited approach.
K4D helpdesk reports provide summaries of current research, evidence and lessons learned. This report was commissioned by the UK Department for International Development.
Pasaogullari, H. (2019). Principal Lenders to Uganda. K4D Helpdesk Report. Brighton, UK: Institute of Development Studies.