The Federation of Uganda Football Associations (FUFA) will host two CAF Club Licensing Workshops next month in Kampala in two phases.
The development was confirmed by the Fufa Licensing Committee Chairman Rogers Byamukama during the FUFA weekly Press conference at FUFA House in Mengo.
The first workshop is scheduled to take place on Sunday, April 21, and Monday, April 22, 2019, with the second one slated for Wednesday, April 24, to Friday, April 26, 2019.
52 participants coming from 26 countries will attend from the designated period at Sheraton Kampala Hotel.
CAF and FIFA instructors MM Mokhtar Harraz from Egypt, SM Feizal (Mozambique), Dasoberi EN (Ghana), Bosilong Kabelo KH (South Africa), Middleby Robert David (Australia), Abubakar Salihu (Nigeria) will conduct the upcoming Club Licensing workshop in Uganda.
It will be the third time that Uganda is hosting CAF organised sanctioned events in a space of one year after it hosted the CAF Young Talent Referees workshop and CAF Futsal and Beach Soccer committee meeting in Entebbe in early 2018.
The objectives of the workshop are; Provide Federations with an update on the club licensing system at the continental level.
Receive a full update on the status of the club licensing system at National level.
One on one meetings with Member Associations (MAs) in order to provide special attention and assist them with specific needs.
Assist the MAs with near future planning, in order to have clubs ready before the deadline for engagement in the next CAF Inter Club competitions
And organize interaction group sessions between Member Associations to share best practices.
Countries taking part (26 Countries, 2 participants from each country):
22nd-23rd April 2019: Botswana, Egypt, Gambia, Ghana, Kenya, Libya, Uganda, Namibia, Seychelles, Somalia, South Sudan, Lesotho and Liberia
25th-26th April 2019: Angola, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Tanzania, Zanzibar, Mozambique, Malawi, Nigeria, South Africa, Sudan, Swaziland, Zambia and Zimbabwe.
Last year’s Caf Licensing workshop was hosted in Kenya.