At a Glance
|Strategic Outcomes||SO1, SO3|
|Start Date||Q1 Jan 1 2019|
|End Date||q1 Dec 31 2020|
|Actual Budget (USD)||35,461|
|Actual Expenditure (USD)||33,207.79|
|GGGI Share (USD)||35,461.20|
|Poverty and Gender Policy Markers||poverty|
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Project Context, Objectives and Description
The project aims at ensuring that 30% of waste is recycled in Kampala, Uganda by 2020 which can be made possible through two outputs: i.) Building the capacity of waste collectors and recyclers to undertake upkeep of recyclable materials as well as to monitor the implementation of recycling through developing a Waste Diversion tool; ii.) Ensuring that at least 4 recycling companies access green financing through development of investment teasers and linking them to potential financiers.
This project is aligned with IO1 Strengthened green growth policies; IO2 Increased green investment flows; and IO3 Improved knowledge sharing and capacity building.
Type of services provided, and results achieved
Impact: Kampala Attains 30% Waste Recycling.
Project Outputs completed in 2019:
i. Green Growth Policies:N/A
ii. Green Investments:N/A
iii. Capacity Building and Knowledge Products: N/A
Number of staff provided
Project Manager: George Asiimwe
Number of staff provided: Dagmar Zwebe, Denis Kangere Asiimwe, Mariah Kizza, Sengozi David Kyeyune.
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