Mapping forest degradation using remote sensing data in Uganda

Mar 17, 2020 · According to Uganda’s Forest Reference Level submitted in 2017, deforestation in Uganda is occurring at a rate of 50,147 hectares annually, which creates emissions equivalent to 8,253,982 tons of CO2. If this rate continues unabated, most of the forested area of Uganda will disappear within the coming century.Get price

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8 THE UGANDA RENEWABLE ENERGY SCENARIO – DEFORESTATION, GREENHOUSE GAS EMISSIONS AND COSTS 51 8.1 The demand for woody biomass – levelling with sustainable levels 51 8.2 Renewable energy scenario and associated costs 53 8.3 Greenhouse gas emissions associated with the scenario and share of renewables55 9 CONCLUSIONS58 10 REFERENCES61Get price

Forest carbon change in Uganda 2000-2012 estimated with InSAR

annual CO2 emission of 20.7 million t. The uncertainty of this estimate is given by a 95% confidence interval of ±8.5 million t. If this is used as a Reference Emission Level it means that if Uganda reduced its forests carbon stock change to zero, Uganda might claim a REDD credit of 105 million US$ per year from a donor country. IntroductionGet price

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Mar 29, 2021 · A long-term initiative by USAID to address the issues of deforestation and biodiversity loss in the Congo Basin forest zone. Environmental GIS and remote sensing data along with some population data for Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Republic of the Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Nigeria, São Tomé and Príncipe, Tanzania, UgandaGet price

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President: Yoweri Museveni Prime Minister: Ruhakana Rugunda Capital city: Kampala Languages: English (official national language, taught in grade schools, used in courts of law and by most newspapers and some radio broadcasts), Ganda or Luganda (most widely used of the Niger-Congo languages, preferred for native language publications in the capital and may be taught in school), other NigerGet price


The United Nations Collaborative Programme on Reducing Emissions from deforestation and Forest Degradation in Developing Countries (UN-REDD Programme) is collaboration between The Government of Uganda, FAO, UNDP and UNEP. Within the partnership, FAO supports countries on technical issues related to forestry and the development ofGet price

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Uganda’s Technical Annex with REDD+ results from Reducing

Jan 16, 2017 · Uganda submitted to UNFCCC the first assessed baseline (called Forest Reference Emission Level, or FREL) in 2018 The FREL proposed by Uganda covers the activity “reducing emissions from deforestation”, which is among the activities included in decision 1/CP.16, paragraph 70.Get price

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Uganda Overview - World Bank

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The use of GIS to evaluate traffic-related pollution

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Promotion of Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Programme

Uganda is richly endowed with natural resources. In terms of energy, the country has abundant biomass, including large quantities of non-woody biomass, as well as peat and water resources. It also enjoys ideal solar, geothermal and wind energy potential. Water and biomass make the biggest contributions to the energy demands of Uganda’sGet price

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Burkina Faso — Countries — Global Green Growth Institute

France, though, AFD (public institution that implements France’s policy on development and international solidarity), has committed to finance the Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI) to support the Government of Burkina Faso in the development of a long-term low emission and resilient development strategy (LT-LEDS) for 2050.Get price

Comparison between various indices of exposure to traffic

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Rwanda Green City Pilot Project - Global Green Growth Institute

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