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 • December 10, 2019
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 […]
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) ; […]