Capacity Building in Clean Development Mechanism in Uganda

Table of Contents

1. BACKGROUND
1.1 The Clean Development Mechanism
1.2 The UNEP Funded CDM Study
1.3 Objectives of the Project

2. IMPLEMENTATION STRATEGY
2.1 Taskforce Approach
2.2 Sectors Considered for the Study

3. IMPLEMENTATION OF THE PROJECT: ACTIVITIES AND OUTPUTS
3.1 Designation of Task Force Members
3.2 Terms of Reference for the Task Forces
3.3 Summary of Task Force Activities
3.4 Stakeholders’ Workshop
3.5 Mitigation Analysis Training Workshop
3.6 Public Awareness and Policy Makers Workshop

4. TRANSPORT SECTOR
4.1 Background
4.2 GHG Emissions in the Transport Sector
4.3 Policy
4.4 Legal Frameworks
4.5 Consultations with Key Stake Holders
4.6 Studies Already Carried out in the Sector
4.7 Potential Projects for CDM in the Transport Sector
4.8 Selection Criteria
4.9 Mitigation Options

5. ENERGY SECTOR
5.1 Background and Policy
5.2 GHG Emissions in the Energy Sector
5.3 Some Studies Already Conducted in the Energy Sector
5.4 Mitigation Options
5.5 The Sources of Energy for Lighting
5.6 Assumptions
5.7 Priority
5.8 The Base Case
5.9 In the CDM Case
5.10 Emission Reduction
5.11 Calculating Project Net Returns

6. FORESTRY SECTOR
6.1 Background and Policy
6.2 Guidelines for Investment in Forest Reserves
6.3 GHG Emissions in the Forestry Sector
6.4 Proposed CDM Screening Criteria for Forestry Projects
6.5 Screened Projects
6.6 Economic and Mitigation Analysis of the Projects
6.7 Project Benefits
6.8 Mitigation Options

7. SOCIO-ECONOMIC SECTOR
7.1 Background Information
7.2 Review of Existing Funding Mechanisms
7.3 Multilateral Funding
7.4 World Bank
7.5 International Monetary Fund
7.6 African Development Bank
7.7 Bilateral Funding
7.8 Global Environmental Facility
7.9 Assessment of the GEF Funds
7.10 Projects Funded by GEF Including Uganda
7.11 Clean Development Mechanism
7.12 Review of Institutional and Legal Arrangements
7.13 Financial Management
7.14 Institutional and Legal Framework for Implementation of Projects in the Private Sector
7.15 Conditions for Investment
7.16 Role of Uganda Investment Authority
7.17 Proposed CDM project Registration guidelines

8. THE POSSIBLE CAPACITY BUILDING NEEDS

9. Conclusions

Annex A: Transport sector
Annex B: Energy sector
Annex C: Forestry sector
Annex D: Composition of the national taskforce