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:
The Ministry of Water and Environment sucessfully carried out its 6th Annual Joint GoU / Development PartnerTechnical (JTR) review from 23rd to 25th April 2014 in Mbale. The JTR Agreed Minutes was approved by the WESWG on 25.04.2014. The Agreed Minutes can be downloaded here:
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.