As a result of various articles that have appeared in the media referring to selling and leasing of lakes and water bodies in Uganda by government to private companies, the Ministry of Water and Environment would like to provide information to the public on how water bodies should be utilised and managed in Uganda. Read press statement: Information to the general public, May 2011
The Ministry of Water and Environment informs the public that the process of preparing the next 5-years Donor /Government programme has reach a state where all the documents have been completed and uploaded to this homepage. Final approval is expected in April or May 2013. Download final Programme Document here:
This document constitutes the completion report of the Joint Government of Uganda and Development Partners' Water and Sanitation Sector Programme Support (2008-2012). The report provides a summary of activities and achievements carried out under this Programme for all its components vis-à-vis the targets set out in the Programme Document. Download the report here!
The 7th Annual Joint Technical Review took place from 28th to 30th April 2015, at Country Inn, Masindi under the theme "Addressing Emerging Issues in the Water and Environment Sector" These were the presentations at this workshop.
Welcome the the Ministry of Water and Environment homepage. The Website has been redesigned and new text and files are constantly added so please check frequently for updates and information.
Many important documents have been uploaded herunder the new Water Atlas, Minutes from JSR 2011, the SIP 2009, Updated 2012, and many other sector documents. Presently (October 2012) more than 190 sector documents and reports have been uploaded. Important sector developments, like information about the new five-year Joint Water and Environment Sector Support Programme (2013 - 2018) and the annual sector reviews are regularly updated as well as the Noticeboard where important new activities are shown. MWE / January 2013.