UCDA Core Values

In pursuit of its mission, UCDA will be guided by a commitment to team work, professionalism, and client focus while promoting integrity, accountability with foresighted leadership as central to its work.

1. Leadership: We lead the industry including the actors, clients and all stakeholders by being at the forefront  of the growth of the industry and its prosperity.
2. Integrity: We act with honesty and adhere to fairness in an ethical way.
3. Teamwork: We value working together within the organization and with our external stakeholders with respect and in unity.
4. Client focus: In whatever we do, we put all value chain actors as the center of attention.
5. Accountability: We take responsibility and disclose our activities to all stakeholders in the industry.
6. Professionalism: We maintain and develop staff to perform work with competence, dedication, expertise and care.



  • Ministries 
  • Departments and Agencies 
  • Private sector 
  • Development partners
  • Regional and int'l institutions
  • Research institutions 


  • Development Services
  • Business Development and Strategy Services
  • Quality and Regulation Services
  • Corporate Services


  • Agricultural market support
  • Climate action
  • Pests and diseases
  • Women in coffee
  • Sustainable livelihoods

Contact info

Coffee House,
Plot 35 Jinja Road,
P.O.Box 7267,Kampala, Uganda
Tel: (+256)-414-256940 / 312-260470
Fax: +256-414-256994