Pan African Climate Justice Alliance (PACJA) Uganda in Collaboration with PACJA Secretariat and with financial support from Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) organized a half day workshop to officially launch the project aimed at Strengthening Partnerships for the Effective Implementation of the Agenda 2030 in East Africa.
The workshop was attended by 30 participants who included representatives from Government, Ministries and Agencies, Honourable members of Parliament, Development Partners, Civil Society working around the selected SDGs, Media, Staff from PACJA Uganda and PACJA Secretariat.
The one-year project will focus on mainly 5 Sustainable Development Goals which include:
- Goal 5 –Gender Equality,
- Goal 8 –Decent work and economic growth
- Goal 10 –Reduced inequality
- Goal 13 –Climate action, and
- Goal 17 –Partnerships to achieve the Goals.
The main objective of the workshop was to explore the possibility of creating a strong SDGs Uganda forum through the strengthening existing platforms.
Attached is a report of the workshop.