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.

Papers based on country

    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 urban settlements
    • Resilient energy infrastructure \n / energy management
 

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.