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International Partnership on Mitigation and MRV / Low Emission Capacity Building (LECB)

MRV Workshop Uganda - Workshop Report

The GIZ MRV Training was held in Entebbe, Uganda from 18-20 June 2014 as a joint initiative of the International Partnership on Mitigation and the UNDP Low Emission Capacity Building (LECB) Programme. The Workshop took place at the Imperial Golf View Hotel Entebbe.

Main Findings of the MRV Workshop in Uganda

Building on the expertise of the participants in their respective topics, coupled with guidance on implementation mechanisms and requirements towards a robust national MRV system through the training, the following main findings were developed:

- MRV Action Plans within four mitigation sectors;

- The mapping of information requests and data flows between institutions present at the workshop;

- A next step assessment focused on institutional and capacity, information and financial barriers for the sectors.

Methodology and Agenda used in the Workshop

The Methodology used in the workshop stems from the GIZ MRV Training. The tools used for this purpose were the GIZ MRV Tool, as well as the GIZ Stocktaking Tool. National and international experts held presentations throughout the workshop, followed by group exercises and plenary discussions.