Uganda

  • Income group: low income
  • National biodiversity index: 0.655
  • CO2 emissions (kilotons): 5,229
  • Population: 34,131,400
  • NDC submitted by nation
  • Some detail in adaptation plan
  • Medium-low climate risk
Vision Statement

Promoting intensified and sustained forest restoration efforts.

Promoting biodiversity and watershed conservation.

Empirical evidence from Uganda on NbS effectiveness

Articles about NbS from Uganda

    Stated Vulnerabilites

  • Agriculture / livestock
  • Water
  • Health and wellbeing
  • Highly vulnerable groups
  • Transport / infrastructure
  • Forestry
  • Energy
  • Rural population
  • Settlements in general
  • Urban settlements
  • Rural settlements
  • Adaptation Outcomes
    • Increase resilience / reduce risk
    • Protect against extreme events / disasters
    • Food security
    • Water security
    • Protect biodiversity / ecosystems
    • Human well-being / health
    • Economy
    • Energy security
  • Broad type of hybrid action
    • Climate Smart Agriculture
    • Resilient water infrastructure \n / water management
    • Resilient energy infrastructure \n / energy management
    • Resilient urban settlements
 

Planned Nature-based Action in Adaptation Plan

Encouraging agro-forestry.

Afforestation and reforestation programmes, including in urban areas.

Re-establishment of wildlife corridors.

Expanding rangeland management.