Ambrose Lotyang


He is an economist by profession.  Mr Lotyang is the Assistant Commissioenr Finance and Planning in the Ministry of Finance, Planning and Economic Development in charge of Budget Policy. He is deployed in the Directorate of Budget and particularly in the Department of Budget Policy and Evaluation.


Academic and Profession Training

i.                    Masters in Policy Design and Analysis – Uganda Management Institute

ii.                   Masters in Economics – Makerere Univeristy Kampala

iii.                 Post Graduate Diploma in Project Planning and Management – UMI

iv.                 BA Economics – Makerere University

v.                   BA Philosoph – Urban University Rome (Italy)

vi.                 Professional Training: Program Based Budgeting  – University of Quebec (Canada); Public Private Partnerships (PPP) – University of Quebec (Canada); Project Analysis – Institute of National Planning – Cairo (Egypt); Program Analysis – University of Pretoria (South Africa)

He does  the following:

i.                    Managing the Government Budget Process

ii.                   Drafting key policy Budget documents: the Budget Strategy, 1st and 2nd Budget Call Circulars, The National Budget Framework Paper, Cabinet Memos on the Budget, The Budget Speech, Budget Execution Documents

iii.                 Capacity Building on Financial Management to all MDAs

Key Achievements

i.                    Sustained timely execution of the Budget Process

ii.                   Employee of the Year Ministry of Finance, Planning and Economic Development FY 2020/2021