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Uganda

Uganda
  • Capital: Kampala
  • Population: 33398682
  • Size: 236040.0 Km2

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Climatic trends, risk perceptions and coping strategies of smallholder farmers in rural Uganda
Climate Change Agriculture Food Security 2015
Smallholder farmers in Uganda face a wide range of agricultural production risks, with climate change and variability presenting new risks and vulnerabilities. Climate related risks  such as prolonged dry seasons have become more...
Impact of a peer-counseling intervention on breastfeeding practices in different socioeconomic strata: results from the equity analysis of the PROMISE-EBF trial in Uganda
K.T. Eide 2016
Background: Undernutrition is highly prevalent among infants in Uganda. Optimal infant feeding practices may improve nutritional status, health, and survival among children. Objective:  Our  study  evaluates&...
“We’re in this together”: Changing intra-household decision making for more cooperative smallholder farming
E. Lecoutere; L. Jassogne / Institute of Development Policy and Management, University of Antwerp 2016
Conceptualising smallholder farming households as collective action institutions, that make interrelated decisions about investment, resource use and allocation in a common household farm, may contribute to understanding widely observ...
Evidence-based opportunities for out-scaling climate-smart agriculture in East Africa
Climate Change Agriculture Food Security 2016
Climate-smart agriculture (CSA) is being widely promoted as a solution for food insecurity and climate change adaptation in food systems of sub-Saharan Africa, while simultaneously reducing the rate of greenhouse gas emissions. Govern...
Decentralized climate change responses in Uganda: climate change adaptation lacks local government funding
Danish Institute for International Studies 2015
Local governments in Uganda are the most appropriate level for implementing national climate change adaptation and mitigation policies. They provide the best institutional interface between local people’s aspiration and i...
Green: at what price?
Nicky Milne; T. Moss (ed) / Thomson Reuters Foundation 2016
Reforestation, environmental development, growth in the developing world: when does a green economy come at too high a price? The Ugandan Government wants to encourage development and boost it’s forest reserves. They&#...
Shame, social exclusion and the effectiveness of anti-poverty programmes
R. Walker / Department for International Development, UK 2012
A two year qualitative investigation of the nature and consequences of shame associated with poverty was conducted in seven settings located in rural Uganda and India; urban China, Pakistan, Korea and United Kingdom; and small town an...
Unsettling business: social consequences of the Bujagali hydropower project
Association for International Water and Forest Studies, Norway 2014
The Bujagali hydropower dam on The River Nile in Uganda was fi nally commissioned in August 2012 after eighteen years of controversy that delayed the dam construction.  The dam faced numerous economic, environmental, social and s...
Introduction to the special Issue: Flows and practices: the politics of Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM) in Southern Africa
Lyla Mehta / Water Alternatives 2016
For the past two decades, IWRM has been actively promoted by water experts as well as multilateral and bilateral donors  who have considered it to be a crucial way to address global  water management problems. IWRM  has...
Flows and practices: The politics of Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM) in southern Africa
Lyla Mehta (ed); B. Derman (ed); Emmanuel Manzungu (ed) 2016
For the past two decades, IWRM has been actively promoted by water experts as well as multilateral and bilateral donors  who have considered it to be a crucial way to address global  water management problems. IWRM  has...
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National Association of Professional Environmentalists (NAPE)
NAPE – National Association of Professional Environmentalist is an action organization committed to sustainable solutions to Uganda’s most challenging environmental and economic growth problems. NAPE monitors government actions, conducts research, provides educational materials, develops science-based strategies, organizes affected communities, makes common cause with other civil society organi...
Expanding Social Protection Programme, Uganda (ESP)
The Expanding Social Protection (ESP) Programme is a Government of Uganda Programme implemented under the Ministry of Gender, Labour & Social Development.
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