Project Reference Profiles – Uganda(UG18) Greening the National Development Plan (NDP) III

At a Glance

Strategic Outcomes SO1, SO2, SO3, SO4, SO5, SO6
Start Date Q1  Aug 16 2019
End Date q1 Aug 16 2020
Funding Source Core
Actual Budget (USD) 31,296
Budget Percentage 130%
Actual Expenditure (USD) 40,665.69
Status Active
GGGI Share (USD) 31,296.00
Poverty and Gender Policy Markers poverty
Name of Client (Lead/Prime implementer if GGGI is part of a consortium)
Participating Organization (Funding/donor)
Name of consortium members, if any
Thematic Area
  • Cross Cutting

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 

Outcome: N/A 

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 • December 10, 2019

Fiji and GGGI Launch Country Planning Framework 2019 – 2023

MADRID, December 10, 2019 – The Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI) and the Fijian Ministry of Economy today launched the Fiji Country Planning Framework (CPF) 2019 – 2023 on the sidelines of the UN Climate Change Conference COP 25 in Madrid, Spain. The CPF is a five-year planning document that outlines how Fiji and GGGI […]

Thematic Areas
Green Growth Policy Alignment and Investment Prioritization Within Cambodia’s National Development Plan in the period 2019-2023
Start Date Q1 2017
Funding Source
Actual Budget (USD) 1,485,000
Status Active
Thematic Area
  • Cross Cutting
News • December 15, 2017

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News • December 23, 2019

First Technical Consultation meeting on the development of Urban Neighborhood Planning & Design Guidebook

18th December in Kigali , Rwanda  the Ministry of Infrastructure and GGGI Rwanda held  the first Technical Consultation meeting on the development of Urban Neighborhood Planning & Design Guide book with officials from the Ministry of Infrastructure (MININFRA) ;Rwanda Housing Authority (RHA) ;Ministry of Environment (MoE)  ; Rwanda Land Management and Use Authority (RLMUA) ; […]