Uganda

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Factors influencing flood damage mitigation among micro and small businesses in Kampala, Uganda
2022
This article employs the Protection Motivation Theory framework to identify critical factors that determine the flood damage mitigation behaviour of micro, small and medium enterprises in three neighbourhoods of Kampala, Uganda.
International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction (Elsevier)
Kisoro Uganda beautiful sunset over mountains and hills of pastures and farms in villages of Uganda.
Uganda recently reached a significant milestone in its efforts to implement anticipatory action across the country, holding its first ever National Dialogue on Anticipatory Action.
Anticipation Hub
As countries move forward with implementing their climate plans, such as Nationally Determined Contributions and National Adaptation Plans, the question becomes: how do nations track their actions, progress and contributions to the global climate goals?
United Nations Development Programme - Headquarters

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Uganda National Platform

National policies and plans

2015

The goal of the National Climate Change Policy (NCCP) is to ensure a harmonised and coordinated approach towards a climate-resilient and low-carbon development path for sustainable development in Uganda. The overarching objective of the policy is to

Uganda - government
2017

This five-year strategic plan (NICCP17-22) aims to coordinate resource mobilization and implementation of priority-targeted cholera prevention and control interventions across all levels (national, district, and community) in Uganda.

The major areas of

Uganda - government
2010

The people of Uganda, through the Constituent Assembly in Objective 23 and Article 249 of the resulting Constitution, called for an end to intolerable and persistent loss of life, suffering and disruption of economic activities by disasters resulting from

Uganda - government

Risk and governance profile(s)

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2022
The case study aims to enhance the understanding of policy design and implementation practices in support of disaster risk reduction (DRR) and climate change adaptation (CCA) in Uganda.
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction - Regional Office for Africa
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2021
The purpose of this study was to review selected National Adaptation Plans to better understand how disaster risk management is approached in climate change documents, and if systemic risk issues where impacts cascade across sectors are considered.
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction UNDRR Bonn Office