There is an estimated $5 billion UAE investment in Uganda of which around $2 billion (April 2020) is in the form of foreign direct investment, while the remaining is portfolio investment. The UAE's investments in Uganda are concentrated mainly in five sectors: services sector, energy, construction (infrastructure), petroleum, construction development and commercial agriculture.

It's important to note that the mission has been playing a big role in mobilizing Ugandans in UAE for development back home. As part of this exercise, the mission has so far organized four Annual Uganda-UAE convention. The fifth one was held in December 2021.