EfD-Mak Centre Conducts Policy Tour of Mukono District

Environmental Economists from the Environment for Development-Makerere University (EfD-Mak) Centre on Thursday 20th February 2020 conducted a policy tour of Mukono District Local Government headquarters where they a had a dialogue with councilors on how Natural resources were being managed in the district.

The purpose was to discuss the status of the environment and natural resources in the district and debate how to accelerate economic growth while preserving the environment

Over 80 participants including the Resident District Commissioner, LC5 Chairman, Chief Administrative Officers, District Natural resources' officers and officials from the Environmental Police unit converged at the District Administrative Hall where they deliberated on the status, challenges in the management of Natural resources and possible solutions to mitigate degradation.

Source: MAKERERE University