We are the UNITED NATIONS STAFF COOPERATIVE SAVINGS AND CREDIT SOCIETY LIMITED (UNS-SACCO), registered under the Uganda laws governing SACCOs to serve the UN Employees of Uganda to address the challenges they face in accessing affordable and manageable credit facilities.
We provide legally-authorized and economically-feasible financial services demanded by members.
We professionally manage the SACCO to ensure operational and financial sustainability.
We offer members savings and credit services and other financial products as may be required by members.
We facilitate members to set up development and/or investment projects.
The UNS SACCO is a Savings and Credit Co-operative Society. Its legal framework is set up under the Co-operative Societies Act, the Co-operative Societies Regulations and the Bylaws. It is owned, governed and managed by its members who have a mutual bond as members of the United Nations Staff Sacco.
The SACCO started in November 2009 to address the challenges faced by the UN staff in accessing affordable and manageable credit facilities.
During the monthly operations Management Team (OMT) Meeting in April 2007, the OMT recognized the problems facing local staff in accessing loans from banks. OMT established an Ad-Hoc committee to explore the possibility of coming up with feasible solution.
UNS-SACCO Uganda was registered in Uganda 10/08/2009 under the Cooperative act to serve UN staff and their families. A launch was made on 08/10/2009 at hotel African in a color full ceremony where by all the UN agencies were fully represented.
Our leadership is composed of four sections, namely; Board of directors, Supervisory committee, Vetting committee, and Staff members.
The board of directors consists of 9 members and the Supervisory committee consists of 3 members.
The Vetting committee comprises of 3 members whereas the Staff members (management) are 6.
A leading SACCO promoting member prosperity for generations.
To mobilize resources and provide affordable financial services to members.