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Uganda

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Reporting Obligations

Obligation Legislative Instrument Report To Reporting Format Deadline
Obligation Legislative Instrument Report To Reporting Format Deadline
Yearly report to the Basel Convention Basel Convention on the control of transboundary movements of hazardous wastes and their disposal Basel Convention Electronic Reporting System of the Basel Convention

2015-12-31
DDT Registration Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs) Secretariat of the Stockholm Convention DDT Questionnaires

2016-12-31
Implementation plan Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs) Secretariat of the Stockholm Convention Guidance for Developing a National Implementation Plan for the Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants

National Report Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs) Secretariat of the Stockholm Convention Electronic Reporting System of the Stockholm Convention (SC-ERS)

2018-12-31
National report on the implementation of the Convention on Biological Diversity Convention on Biological Diversity Convention on Biological Diversity National Reports Guidelines

2017-03-31
Thematic reports Convention on Biological Diversity Convention on Biological Diversity Thematic Reports Guidelines

National Report Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals UNEP-CMS Secretariat CMS Family Online Reporting System

2017-04-30

UNEP Projects: Addis

Project Title Executing Agencies
Support to GEF Eligible Parties (LDCs and SIDs) for the Revision of the NBSAPs and Development of Fifth National Report to the CBD-Pahse I Unspecified
Support to Preparation of the Second National Biosafety Reports to the Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety Department of Environment, Ministry of Environment
Development of emission factors for Dioxins and Furans for open burning categories: agricultural waste and forest fires Unspecified
Enabling preparation of Uganda's Third National Communication (TNC) to the UNFCCC Unspecified
Continuing regional Support for the POPs Global Monitoring Plan under the Stockholm Convention in the Africa Region Unspecified
Demonstration of effectiveness of diversified, environmentally sound and sustainable interventions, and strengthening national capacity for innovative implementation of integrated vector management (IVM) for disease prevention and control in the WHO AFRO WHO Regional office of Africa
Support to GEF Eligible Parties for Alignment of National Action Programs and Reporting Process under UNCCD Unspecified
Technology Needs Assessments - Phase III Unspecified
Enabling preparation of Uganda's Third National Communication (TNC) to the UNFCCC Unspecified
Renewable Energy Performance Platform for Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) – non-grant Unspecified
Development of a National Clearing House Mechanism and Capacity Assessment for Taxonomy and Indigenous Knowledge Uganda: National Environment Management Authority (NEMA) of Uganda
Support to Alignment of Uganda’s National Action Programme and Reporting Process to the UNCCD Ten-Year Strategy Uganda: Ministry of Finance, Planning and Economic Development (MFPED)
Reducing the climate change vulnerability of local communities in Uganda through EbA in forest and wetland ecosystems Unspecified
Development of Minamata Convention on Mercury Initial Assessment in Africa UNEP (United Nations Environment Programme)
Institutional Capacity Strengthening for Implementation of the Nagoya Protocol On ABS And Awareness on Biosafety in Uganda Unspecified
Adapting to the impacts of climate change on shared water resources in the Lake Victoria Basin Kenya: Lake Victoria Basin Commission
Knowledge for Action: Promoting Innovation among Environmental Funds UNDP (United Nations Development Programme)
Umbrella Programme for Biennial Update Report to the United National Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) UNEP (United Nations Environment Programme)
Cost-Effectiveness of Vector Management Approaches to Control Malaria Unspecified

UNEP Projects: PIMS

Programme Information and Management System (PIMS) was created with the intention of supporting the functional needs of the entire UNEP Programme of Work cycle. Since its launch in 2009, PIMS has contributed to the improvement of programme delivery in the organization. It supports the planning process, guiding the way in which UNEP plans its future programming and allocates resources in a more strategic manner, taking into account lessons learned and good practices.

Please note that the project information as shown is as was approved at the beginning of the project.

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Natural Resources

Indicators on resource use and emissions help monitor patterns and rates of resource use and efficiency in countries. This data is intended to help governments understand how economic growth patterns influence resource use; evaluate the impacts of policies adopted in the past; and develop effective strategies to improve resource efficiency through targeted SCP policies and actions.

The database below enables users to search the Materials domain using the Search box on the right. To download datasets click on Download dataset. To chart the data, click on the Chart option available in all rows. The dataset is based on international data sources.

Please refer to the Technical Annex.

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Indicator Chart Units 1970* 1980* 1990* 2000* 2010*
Domestic Extraction Chart tonnes 43035336.00 42125976.00 53488276.00 77968560.00 100558384.00
Domestic Extraction (Biomass) Chart tonnes 40923248.00 41938188.00 53167660.00 66722060.00 86913880.00
Domestic Extraction (Fossil Fuels) Chart tonnes
Domestic Extraction (Metal Ores) Chart tonnes 1951306.38 7987.42 2318.59 7237000.00 4024500.00
Domestic Extraction (Non-Metal Ores) Chart tonnes 160778.97 179800.00 318300.00 4009500.00 9620000.00
Domestic Extraction per capita Chart tonnes per capita 4.56 3.36 3.05 3.21 2.96
Domestic Extraction per capita (Biomass) Chart tonnes per capita 4.33 3.34 3.03 2.75 2.56
Domestic Extraction per capita (Fossil Fuels) Chart tonnes per capita
Domestic Extraction per capita (Metal Ores) Chart tonnes per capita 0.21 0.00 0.00 0.30 0.12
Domestic Extraction per capita (Non-Metal Ores) Chart tonnes per capita 0.02 0.01 0.02 0.17 0.28
Domestic Material Consumption Chart tonnes 42664364.00 42104808.00 53501632.00 79048432.00 103828560.00
Domestic Material Consumption (Biomass) Chart tonnes 40552280.00 41917020.00 53181016.00 66863800.00 87130808.00
Domestic Material Consumption (Fossil Fuels) Chart tonnes 0.00 0.00 0.00 574115.00 1404853.00
Domestic Material Consumption (Metal Ores) Chart tonnes 1951306.38 7987.42 2318.59 7332671.00 4649344.00
Domestic Material Consumption (Non-Metal Ores) Chart tonnes 160778.97 179800.00 318300.00 4277849.00 10643552.00
Domestic Material Consumption per Capita Chart tonnes per capita 4.52 3.35 3.05 3.26 3.05
Domestic Material Consumption per capita (Biomass) Chart tonnes per capita 4.29 3.34 3.03 2.75 2.56
Domestic Material Consumption per capita (Fossil Fuels) Chart tonnes per capita 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.02 0.04
Domestic Material Consumption per Capita (Metal Ores) Chart tonnes per capita 0.21 0.00 0.00 0.30 0.14
Domestic Material Consumption per Capita (Non-Metal Ores) Chart tonnes per capita 0.02 0.01 0.02 0.18 0.31
Domestic Material Input Chart tonnes 43133124.00 42218552.00 53503488.00 78785304.00 104032856.00
Domestic Material Input (Biomass) Chart tonnes 41021040.00 42030764.00 53182868.00 67167600.00 88252224.00
Domestic Material Input (Biomass) Chart tonnes
Domestic Material Input (Metal Ores) Chart tonnes 1951306.38 7987.42 2318.59 7338748.00 4758858.00
Domestic Material Input (Non-Metal Ores) Chart tonnes 160778.97 179800.00 318300.00 4278958.00 11021772.00
Domestic Material Input per capita Chart tonnes per capita 4.57 3.36 3.05 3.25 3.06
Domestic Material Input per capita (Biomass) Chart tonnes per capita 4.34 3.35 3.03 2.77 2.60
Domestic Material Input per capita (Fossil Fuels) Chart tonnes per capita
Domestic Material Input per capita (Metal Ores) Chart tonnes per capita 0.21 0.00 0.00 0.30 0.14
Domestic Material Input per capita (Non-Metal Ores) Chart tonnes per capita 0.02 0.01 0.02 0.18 0.32
Export Footprint per capita Chart tonnes per capita 0.75 1.39 0.86
Export Footprint per capita (Biomass) Chart tonnes per capita 0.75 1.26 0.83
Export Footprint per capita (Fossil Fuels) Chart tonnes per capita 0.00 0.00 0.00
Export Footprint per capita (Metal Ores) Chart tonnes per capita 0.00 0.10 0.01
Export Footprint per capita (Non-Metal Ores) Chart tonnes per capita 0.00 0.03 0.02
Exports Chart tonnes 468759.00 113742.00 1854.00 342482.00 1744334.00
Exports (Biomass) Chart tonnes 468759.00 113742.00 1854.00 303800.00 1121417.00
Exports (Fossil Fuels) Chart tonnes 0.00 0.00 0.00 31496.00 135183.00
Exports (Metal Ores) Chart tonnes 0.00 0.00 0.00 6077.00 109514.00
Exports (Non-Metal Ores) Chart tonnes 0.00 0.00 0.00 1109.00 378220.00
Exports per capita Chart tonnes per capita 0.05 0.01 0.00 0.01 0.05
Exports per capita (Biomass) Chart tonnes per capita 0.05 0.01 0.00 0.01 0.03
Exports per capita (Fossil Fuels) Chart tonnes per capita 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
Exports per capita (Metal Ores) Chart tonnes per capita 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
Exports per capita (Non-Metal Ores) Chart tonnes per capita 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.01
GDP (2005 USD) Chart US$_Exch_2005 3532900864.00 2971427072.00 4363554816.00 8545468416.00 18115872768.00
Imports Chart tonnes 97790.00 92576.00 15210.00 1422355.00 5014511.00
Imports (Biomass) Chart tonnes 97790.00 92576.00 15210.00 445538.00 1338345.00
Imports (Fossil Fuels) Chart tonnes 0.00 0.00 0.00 605611.00 1540036.00
Imports (Metal Ores) Chart tonnes 0.00 0.00 0.00 101748.00 734358.00
Imports (Non-metal Ores) Chart tonnes 0.00 0.00 0.00 269458.00 1401772.00
Imports per capita Chart tonnes per capita 0.01 0.01 0.00 0.06 0.15
Imports per capita (Biomass) Chart tonnes per capita 0.01 0.01 0.00 0.02 0.04
Imports per capita (Fossil Fuels) Chart tonnes per capita 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.02 0.05
Imports per capita (Metal Ores) Chart tonnes per capita 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.02
Imports per capita (Non-Metal Ores) Chart tonnes per capita 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.01 0.04
Material Footprint Chart tonnes 43897000.00 51298000.00 90770000.00
Material Footprint (Biomass) Chart tonnes 41100000.00 38900000.00 63400000.00
Material Footprint (Fossil Fuels) Chart tonnes 275000.00 748000.00 1460000.00
Material Footprint (Metal Ores) Chart tonnes 222000.00 5510000.00 5010000.00
Material Footprint (Non-Metal Ores) Chart tonnes 2300000.00 6140000.00 20900000.00
Material Footprint Intensity Chart kilograms per US$ 10.06 6.00 5.01
Material Footprint Intensity (Biomass) Chart kilograms per US$ 9.42 4.55 3.50
Material Footprint Intensity (Fossil Fuels) Chart kilograms per US$ 0.06 0.09 0.08
Material Footprint Intensity (Metal Ores) Chart kilograms per US$ 0.05 0.64 0.28
Material Footprint Intensity (Non-Metal Ores) Chart kilograms per US$ 0.53 0.72 1.15
Material Footprint of Exports Chart tonnes 13116442.00 33636000.00 29112000.00
Material Footprint of Exports (Biomass) Chart tonnes 13100000.00 30500000.00 28300000.00
Material Footprint of Exports (Fossil Fuels) Chart tonnes 0.00 0.00 0.00
Material Footprint of Exports (Metal Ores) Chart tonnes 142.00 2340000.00 257000.00
Material Footprint of Exports (Non-metalic Minerals) Chart tonnes 16300.00 796000.00 555000.00
Material Footprint of Imports Chart tonnes 3535000.00 7010000.00 19100000.00
Material Footprint of Imports (Biomass) Chart tonnes 1040000.00 2720000.00 4600000.00
Material Footprint of Imports (Fossil Fuels) Chart tonnes 275000.00 748000.00 1460000.00
Material Footprint of Imports (Metal Ores) Chart tonnes 220000.00 612000.00 1240000.00
Material Footprint of Imports (Non-metalic Minerals) Chart tonnes 2000000.00 2930000.00 11800000.00
Material Footprint of Imports per capita Chart tonnes per capita 0.20 0.29 0.56
Material Footprint of Imports per capita (Biomass) Chart tonnes per capita 0.06 0.11 0.14
Material Footprint of Imports per capita (Fossil Fuels) Chart tonnes per capita 0.02 0.03 0.04
Material Footprint of Imports per capita (Metal Ores) Chart tonnes per capita 0.01 0.03 0.04
Material Footprint of Imports per capita (Non-Metal Ores) Chart tonnes per capita 0.11 0.12 0.35
Material Footprint per capita Chart tonnes per capita 2.50 2.11 2.67
Material Footprint per capita (Biomass) Chart tonnes per capita 2.34 1.60 1.87
Material Footprint per capita (Fossil Fuels) Chart tonnes per capita 0.02 0.03 0.04
Material Footprint per capita (Metal Ores) Chart tonnes per capita 0.01 0.23 0.15
Material Footprint per capita (Non-Metal Ores) Chart tonnes per capita 0.13 0.25 0.61
Material Intensity Chart kg per US$ 12.08 14.17 12.26 9.25 5.73
Physical Trade Balance (Biomass) Chart tonnes -370969.00 -21166.00 13356.00 141738.00 216928.00
Physical Trade Balance (Fossil Fuels) Chart tonnes 0.00 0.00 0.00 574115.00 1404853.00
Physical Trade Balance (Metal Ores) Chart tonnes 0.00 0.00 0.00 95671.00 624844.00
Physical Trade Balance (Non-Metal Ores) Chart tonnes 0.00 0.00 0.00 268349.00 1023552.00
Physical Trade Balance (Total) Chart tonnes -370969.00 -21166.00 13356.00 1079873.00 3270177.00
Physical Trade Balance Footprint Chart tonnes -9581442.00 -26626000.00 -10012000.00
Physical Trade Balance Footprint (Biomass) Chart tonnes -12060000.00 -27780000.00 -23700000.00
Physical Trade Balance Footprint (Fossil Fuels) Chart tonnes 275000.00 748000.00 1460000.00
Physical Trade Balance Footprint (Metal Ores) Chart tonnes 219858.00 -1728000.00 983000.00
Physical Trade Balance Footprint (Non-Metal Ores) Chart tonnes 1983700.00 2134000.00 11245000.00
Physical Trade Balance Footprint per capita Chart tonnes per capita -0.55 -1.10 -0.29
Physical Trade Balance Footprint per capita (Biomass) Chart tonnes per capita -0.69 -1.14 -0.70
Physical Trade Balance Footprint per capita (Fossil Fuels) Chart tonnes per capita 0.02 0.03 0.04
Physical Trade Balance Footprint per capita (Metal Ores) Chart tonnes per capita 0.01 -0.07 0.03
Physical Trade Balance Footprint per capita (Non-Metal Ores) Chart tonnes per capita 0.11 0.09 0.33
Physical Trade Balance per capita Chart tonnes per capita -0.04 0.00 0.00 0.04 0.10
Physical Trade Balance per capita (Biomass) Chart tonnes per capita -0.04 0.00 0.00 0.01 0.01
Physical Trade Balance per capita (Fossil Fuels) Chart tonnes per capita 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.02 0.04
Physical Trade Balance per capita (Metal Ores) Chart tonnes per capita 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.02
Physical Trade Balance per capita (Non-Metal Ores) Chart tonnes per capita 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.01 0.03
Population Chart persons 9446000.00 12550000.00 17535000.00 24276000.00 33987000.00


* For values shown as "0.00" no positive real value was officially recorded in the base data sets used for any of the underlying components which make up this aggregated total.

Data Source: UNEP (2015). Global Material Flows and Resource Productivity. A Report of the International Resource Panel. Schandl, H.; Fischer-Kowalski, M.; West, J.; Giljum, S.; Dittrich, M.; Eisenmenger, N.; Geschke, A.; Lieber, M.; Wieland, H.P.; Krausmann, F.; Gierlinger, S.; Hosking, K.; Lenzen, M.; Tanikawa, H.; Miatto, A.; Fishman, T.

Inclusive Wealth Index

The inclusive wealth index measures the wealth of nations by carrying out a comprehensive analysis of a country’s productive base. That is, it measures all of the assets from which human well-being is derived, including manufactured, human and natural capital. In this, it measures a nation’s capacity to create and maintain human well-being over time. An inclusive approach to calculating wealth opens the spectrum of how we measure success, and reflects our common desire for health and well-being across generations.

Inclusive Wealth
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Data Source: UNU-IHDP and UNEP (2014). Inclusive Wealth Report, 2014. Measuring progress toward sustainability.

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International Waters

IW:LEARN is the Global Environment Facility's (GEF) International Waters Learning Exchange and Resource Network. It supports knowledge sharing and contains freely available project-related information. It also promotes experience sharing and learning among GEF International Waters projects and the country officials, agencies, and partners working on them.

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