This brief demonstrates importance of different accounts for development planning, based on experiences from Uganda and other countries. Natural Capital Accounting can contribute directly to three of the five objectives of third National Development Plan for Uganda (NDP III).
This brief on Uganda reflects recent developments and global trends in broadening the measurement framework for economic activity. As part of this, two important sets of new economic indicators have been developed.
Wealth Accounting and the Valuation of Ecosystem Services (WAVES) is a World Bank-led global partnership that aims to promote sustainable development by ensuring that natural resources are mainstreamed in development planning and national economic accounts.