Strategic Policy Advice


Africa Human Development Report 2012: Towards a Food Secure Future

The 2012 Human Development Report for Africa explores why dehumanizing hunger remains pervasive in the region, despite abundant agricultural resources, a favorable growing climate, and rapid economic growth rates. It also emphasizes that food security – the ability to consistently acquire enough more


The 2013 Human Development Report – "The Rise of the South: Human Progress in a Diverse World"

The 2013 Human Development Report – "The Rise of the South: Human Progress in a Diverse World" – examines the profound shift in global dynamics driven by the fast-rising new powers of the developing world and its long-term implications for human development.   The Report identifies more


The 2013 Uganda MDG Progress report

The 2013 Uganda MDG Progress report shows that Uganda has made considerable progress in achieving the MDGs, having already achieved to of its 17 MDG targets: halving the number of people living in absolute poverty and achieving debt sustainability; and is on track to achieve another eight. more

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The Strategy and Policy Advice Unit (SPU) gives advice on implications of Government’s socioeconomic policies. It provides information of the challenges Uganda faces in eradicating poverty and attaining the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). It identifies strategies that contribute to inclusive growth and sustainable human development. It supports Government and the UN national team’s efforts to improve aid coordination and effectiveness. The Policy Unit collaborates with Government, the academia, research committees, civil society and other development partners in its work.