Ministry of Lands Housing & Urban Development
Deepening Good Urban Governance of urban forums
Aimed at aiding inclusive development, were ordinary citizens, leaders, policy makers, development partners and the Government working together to play a key role in shaping the future of urban areas.
The project will provide support and tools to urban forums with a purpose of effectively and sustainably sharing information for development through ICT.
The following is accomplished from within this platform
Training of urban forum executives, members and other stakeholders in all issues governance.
Hosting a knowledge hub with specific information that is relevant to the citizens’ in their day to day life in the urban areas i.e. information on government projects and services.
Exchange of experiences and sharing of ideas among various stakeholders and policy makers in different localities.
Documentation and wide sharing of effective practices on urban development relevant to the stakeholders’ localities.
Facilitation of increased understanding on sustainable urban development trends and issues, globally, nationally and locally.
Promotion of monitoring and evaluation tools or indicators on urban issues, policies and programs
This entire project is supported by Democratic Governance Facility.
National Urban Policy
Local Economic Development Policy
The Constitution of The Republic Of Uganda, 1995.
Second National Development Plan (NDPII)
The Local Government Development Planning Guidelines
Public Private Partnerships Guidelines For Local Governments
National Physical Planning Standards and Guidelines
The Physical Planning Act, 2010
Sector Development Planning Guidelines
Local Governments Act 1997 (Ch 243)