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Participation in the Uganda Water and Environment Week March 23rd – 27th, 2020 at The Water Resources Institute

The 3rd Uganda Water and Environment Week is just around the corner – taking place from March 23rd – 27th, 2020 at the Water Resources Institute in Entebbe under the theme, “Water and environment resources for inclusive-growth, employment and wealth creation”. To participate in the Water Week, please visit this website and register http://uwewk.mwe.go.ug/

A number of activities are planned and these are;

1. Pre-event activities

  • Press conference planned for Friday, March 6th, 2020 at Ministry of Water and Environment offices in Luzira from
  • Walk from Mabira forest to River Rwizi planned for March 10th, 2020 (Walkers will start from Mabira forest on Tuesday, March 10th, 2020 and will arrive in Mbarara on March 20th, 2020) You are welcome to join the walk . Call Geoffrey Ayeni, Walkers Association of Uganda on 0782395714
  • Water Security Conference organised by GIZ (by invitation only) taking place on March 19th, 2020
  • Trainings
  1. SDGs Indicators
  2. Waste to wealth
  3. Natural resources based enterprises
  4. Solar pump and micro-irrigation
  5. Approaches to climate change mitigation and adaptation

2. The Uganda Water and Environment Week

A number of activities and sessions are planned under the following sub-themes;

  • Water and Environment Security for Inclusive-growth
  • Water and Environment for Employment and Wealth Creation
  • Climate change and achievement of NDP 3 goals

You can submit an abstract by following the link www.uwewk.mwe.go.ug You can also access the full programme here http://uwewk.mwe.go.ug/portfolio-item/programme/