CC DARE in Uganda

 

Country status in brief

Uganda is signatory to the UNFCCC. The Government of Uganda endorsed the National Adaptation Programme of Action (NAPA) in 2007.

CC DARE mission

A CC DARE scoping mission was undertaken from April 21st – 25th 2008. A two day stakeholder consultation was held with a broad representation of climate adaptation actors.

Agenda
Climate Change Convention
CC DARE Overview
Structure and Purpose of Meetings
Planning, Energy, Infrastructure and Transportation
Water, Sanitation and Health
Capacity Building and Education
List of Participants

Proposals submitted

Following the scoping mission, a total of seven proposals were received from a range of governmental and non-governmental organisations. Proposals were based on issues including afforestation schemes to reduce land degradation; research into crop diversification; educational programmes for schools; and an investigation into the merits and drawbacks of payments for environmental services (PES).

Projects selected

After careful consideration four proposals from the following three institutions were approved for support:


Contact Persons

UNFCCC National Climate Change Focal Point:
Mr. Philip Gwage, pgwage@gmail.com

CC DARE anchor persons for Uganda:
UNFCCC National Climate Change Focal Point:
Mr. Philip Gwage, pgwage@googlemail.com

CC DARE anchor persons for Uganda:
Bubu Jallow Bubu.jallow@unep.org

Links

 
 

Status Report

CCDARE in Sub - Saharan Africa

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