Uganda REDD+ Strategy - Info Brief
Preparation of Uganda’s REDD+ Strategy is guided by the Country’s Development Goals and aspirations and International Climate Change Agenda. This Info Brief highlights the REDD Process- challenges and way forward.
• Vision 2040 for Uganda: A transformational Ugandan Society from peasant to a modern and prosperous country within 30 years.
• National Development Plan II: is designed to propel Uganda towards middle income status by 2020 in line with aspirations of Vision 2014.
• Sector Development Plans and Policies, e.g. National Forest Plan, Water and Environment Sector Investment Plan (under preparation), Energy, Agriculture and lands, Uganda’s National Biodiversity Strategy and Action Plan (NBSAP) (NEMA 2017).
• International Commitments: Nationally Determined Contributions (UNFCCC), Bonn Challenge (2.5 million ha restored) and AFR100 commitments.