Date(s) - 31/07/2023
GGGI has partnered with the European Union (EU) as part of the EU Inclusive green economy uptake programme (GreenUP) to deliver a project entitled “greening Uganda’s urbanization and industrialization” (2020-2023). The programme is aligned with the government of Uganda’s vision 2040, the National Development Plan (NPA), and the Uganda Green Growth Development Strategy (UGGDS). The project aims at promoting sustainable development and inclusive green growth in Uganda by focusing on green city development, green industrialization, efficient waste management and green growth integration into planning and budgeting. This is to ensure Uganda is achieving maximum benefits from a green growth pathway.
Makerere University Kampala with support from GGGI oversees output 4 of the project on “Establishing a Regional Centre for Urban Research, Governance, and Innovation (MURCURGI)”. This specific concept note focuses on Activity 1.5.2 on developing 9 research papers for publication.