At a Glance
|Strategic Outcomes||SO1, SO2, SO3, SO4, SO5, SO6|
|Start Date||Q1 Aug 16 2019|
|End Date||q1 Aug 16 2020|
|Actual Budget (USD)||31,296|
|Actual Expenditure (USD)||40,665.69|
|GGGI Share (USD)||31,296.00|
|Poverty and Gender Policy Markers||poverty|
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Project context, objectives and description
Urbanization offers considerable opportunities for accelerating socio-economic transformation through economic growth, employment and wealth creation. Well-planned and managed urbanization is a force for sustainable development as recognized in the global Agenda 2030 for Sustainable Development, as well as the African Union’s Agenda 2063. As such, the project’s objective is to attain inclusive, productive and liveable urban areas for socio-economic development in Uganda, through demand-driven technical advisory, knowledge development and private sector solutions offered on the ground for pro-poor and environmentally sustainable green growth interventions.
The project aligns 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: Uganda adopts a green growth development pathway
Project Outputs completed in 2019:
i. Green Growth Policies:N/A
ii. Green Investments:N/A
iii. Capacity Building and Knowledge Products: N/A
This project started in August 2019, therefore more outputs expected to be completed in 2020.
Number of staff provided
Project Manager: George Asiimwe
Number of staff provided: Dagmar Zwebe, Denis Kangere Asiimwe, Fredrick Barasa, Mariah Kizza, Sengozi David Kyeyune.
News • March 30, 2019
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March 30, Suva, Fiji – The Fiji Development Bank (FDB) and the Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI) today signed a Memorandum of Understanding on Green Growth and Climate Finance Cooperation in Suva, Fiji. This partnership stems from FDB’s accreditation to the Green Climate Fund (GCF) in October 2017 as a Direct Access Entity and is […]
News • May 25, 2018
GGGI co-hosts a side event with the Governments of Ethiopia and Rwanda to discuss climate finance in Africa during the AfDB Annual Meetings 2018
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News • October 17, 2018
GGGI supports MoU signing between China and Mongolia to promote collaboration of two countries in fields of energy efficiency
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