Government to cancel land titles in wetlands

In a move to save the environment, the government has named 27 Certificates of titles issued for land in wetlands that are due for cancellation. Experts have warned that Kampala could face flooding and a number of diseases.

Section 36 of the national Environment Act provides for the protection of wetlands and prohibits any person from encroaching, erecting or demolishing any structure that is fixed in, on, under or over any wetland. For details



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On-going Activities

  1. UNDP Wetland Restoration project: Conduct no-regret livelihood alternative survey in the three districts of Bushenyi, Mitooma and Sheema to inform appropriate pilot interventions support, will be conducted on 10th-14th /09/ 2018.
  2. UNDP Wetland Restoration project: Hold a validation workshop in Sheema district on 14th/09/2018.
  3. Thematic Working Group Meetings on 11th-13th/09/2018.