The Uganda Water and Environment Week (UWEWK) is a weeklong event that provides an interface for knowledge exchange and dialogue on pertinent water resources issues among sector actors and other stakeholders. UWEWK 2021 borrows from the successes and lessons from UWEWK 2018 UWEWK 2019 and UWEWK 2020 and is organized under the theme: “Water and Environment security for socio-economic transformation of Uganda.” It has four sub themes upon which papers, dialogues and applied trainings are organized: a) Valuing Water and Environment resources for socio-economic transformation of Uganda; b) Water and Environment in a creative economy; c) Managing Water and Environment shocks and d) Water and Environment security for smart urban growth Focus of UWEWK 2021: Sector stakeholders will discuss the centrality of water and environment resourcesenhancing value addition in key growth opportunities; reduce environmental degradation and the adverse effects of climate change as well as improve utilization of natural resources for sustainable economic growth and livelihood security.
Uganda Water and Environment Week 2021 Program
LuziraTheme: Water and Environment security for socio-economic transformation of Uganda.
Sunday 21st to Friday 26th March 2021
Venue: Ministry of Water and Environment – Luzira