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Economic and Statistical Analysis of Tourism in Uganda

WAVES supported the Ministry of Tourism, Wildlife, and Antiquities (MTWA) to institute a sample survey of tourists exiting Uganda in 2012-the Tourism Expenditure and Motivation Survey (TEMS). This survey collected data on tourist expenditures, duration of stay, tourist activities, sites visited, levels of satisfaction, and suggestions for improvements in the sector.
Technical Report (60p) , 2020 , application/pdf (8.56 MB) , Type: Technical

Towards Ecosystem Accounts For Uganda

The report on “Towards Ecosystem Accounting in Uganda” describes the results of the first iteration for experimental ecosystem accounts in Uganda. It indicates how information in ecosystem accounts could be used to support policy making and ecosystem management.
Technical Report (70p) , 2020 , application/pdf (5.44 MB) , Type: Technical

Uganda Adjusted Macroeconomic Indicators – 2020 Edition

This is the second report of adjusted macroeconomic indicators and countries wealth measure for Uganda.
Technical Report (48p) , 2020 , application/pdf (1.04 MB) , Type: Technical

Uganda Natural Capital Accounting, Environment and Climate Change Programmatic ASA : Natural Capital Accounting : Informing Policy Decisions and Management of Uganda’s Natural Resources (English)

The Government of Uganda has been working to establish a new system of NCA. NCA is a standardized approach to measuring and valuing natural resources. It overcomes the limitations of traditional economic measurements, such as gross domestic product (GDP), that look primarily at income and not at wealth. It provides physical and monetary information about natural capital wealth as well as income and other benefit flows. As such, NCA is already helping to inform key policies and plans in Uganda.
Country Report (58p) , 2020 , application/pdf (1.27 MB) , Author(s): Verheijen,Lesya; Mas , Type: Technical

Zambia’s Natural Capital Accounts: Informing Key Policy Priorities

This report summarizes why the Zambian government believes that production of natural capital accounts is a priority and describes how they were produced with the support of the World Bank Wealth Accounting and Valuation of Ecosystem Services (WAVES) program.
Country Report (36p) , 2020 , application/pdf (6.65 MB) , Type: Technical
Updated Country Brief: Uganda

Updated Country Brief: Uganda

WAVES has supported Uganda to develop its land and forests accounts. The objective was to mainstream their value into development policy dialogue and planning by using results from the sets of accounts to inform the National Development Plan (NDPIII) and other national and sectoral policies.
Country Brief (4p) , 2020 , application/pdf (6.1 MB) , Author(s): WAVES , Type: General