A student research project like this would hardly be possible in Europe!

Working alongside the inspirational Mercy Corps in Uganda, MSc IBEM student, Flo Steiner, has undertaken a research project investigating local investor investment strategies to inform the Mercy Corps’s Impact Investment Fund.

“I can’t believe that nearly half of my stay here in Kampala is already over! However it already feels like I have been here for ages! Overall I have to admit I have quite a comfortable life here in Kampala, the only things I sometimes complain about are the mosquitoes, the suicidal traffic and the aggressive marketing strategies of prostitutes. Anyway the weather is perfect, people are super friendly and the research gives me actually a very deep insight into the economy and the state of business in Uganda. Read more

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