Ireland delegation to the COP23 will be joined by Mrs. C. Okollet, a local farmer, who will share her views in the side event on Climate Resilient Agriculture, organised by Ireland and IIED. She met with the HoD and shared her hopes; scaling climate finance to local levels is high on her agenda
The Embassy, working with Uganda Carbon Bureau (UCB) off set the office carbon emissions through Trees for Global Benefit & a carbon neutral certificate was issued. UCB has supplied energy efficient cook stoves to local staff to extend the practices beyond the office.
Irish Aid today facilitated two sessions on regional NAP Expo and integrating climate change in development planning at the ongoing cba11
Climate change adversely effects the poorest in Uganda, often women and children. The Irish Aid Mission in Uganda are partnering with IIED to assess how social protection enables the poorest rural households to deal with, and respond to, climate shocks and stresses.