In its development activities, UCA has concentrated on six key areas:
a) Capacity building for primary cooperative societies, SACCOs, Area Cooperative Enterprises and national unions.
b) The development of a strong Cooperative Financial Services System based on members’ own resources.
c) Technology transfer aimed at raising productivity and income of small-scale farmers
d) Women empowerment in development
e) Supporting youth to create employment through cooperatives.
f) Environmental protection, climatic change management and HIV/AIDS management in cooperatives.