CSOs call for greater environmental law enforcement to ensure success of UN-REDD+ programme in Uganda
19 Sep 2014
Uganda is preparing to implement REDD+, and is currently in the readiness phase, a crucial stage that involves developing the necessary policy and institutional framework for REDD+ to be implemented.
Programming for Global Environment Facility Six (GEF 6) in Uganda starts
3 Sep 2014
KAMPALA - Uganda has begun planning for the sixth cycle of the Global Environment Facility (GEF 6) programmes.
Remarks by UNDP Country Director at the Launch of the UN Global Compact Local Network's Business for Peace Initiative
27 Aug 2014
I am honoured to be with this morning as you launch the Business for Peace Initiative in Uganda
New strategy to improve coordination of private sector in tourism development
21 Aug 2014
A UNDP-supported five-year strategy launched today by the Uganda Tourism Association (UTA) is expected to improve coordination among the numerous private sector operators that support the tourism economy, significantly expanding Uganda’s tourism advantage.
500 Days to build MDGmomentum start
18 Aug 2014
Today marks the 500 Day countdown to the end of the UN Millennium Development Goals, and the start of a new global campaign to accelerate momentum and achieve the targets.
Process to build the National Green House Gas (GHG) Inventory System for Uganda starts
15 Aug 2014
JINJA/ENTEBBE – Uganda will by the end of this year have established the framework for a National Green House Gas (GHG) Inventory System after the process to build it was started in workshops organised by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) through its Low Emission Capacity Building (LECB) Project.
UN pledges support for policies and investments to unlock potential of youth in Uganda
12 Aug 2014
Investing in the right policies, initiatives and essential services will help unlock the potential of youth in Uganda and enable them contribute to the attainment of the national development goals.
CELEBRATING 20 YEARS OF DECENTRALISATION IN UGANDA: UNDP RECOGNISED
10 Aug 2014
KABALE - The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Uganda has been recognised for its support to decentralisation and local development in the country.
Developing of Impact Indicators for the Ecosystem Based Adaptation Project in Uganda takes off
31 Jul 2014
MBALE - The process to develop indicators for a new monitoring and evaluation system for the Mount Elgon Ecosystem Based Adaptation (EBA) project has been kick-started by a three-day training workshop for thirty-five officials from both the central and local government.
New strategy launched to help government tackle e-waste
10 Jul 2014
Government of Uganda has today launched an electronics waste management and awareness strategy to promote safe and proper disposal of all outdated and defunct electronic equipment in the country.