First steering committee meeting convened

Members of the steering committee meeting during their project discussion

EMLI convened the first steering committee meeting for CSO-Government dialogue project on 11th/08/2017 at National Environment Management Authority (NEMA). During the meeting, the Terms of Reference for the steering committee, Project Activity work plan for 2017, Project Inception Workshop Report and Needs Assessment tool were presented for technical guidance from the committee.

Members discussed and agreed that the steering committee shall ensure effective implementation of the project through providing technical, strategic and financial support. In addition the committee adopted the Terms of Reference, Activity work plan, discussed and took note of the Project Inception Workshop Report and the Needs Assessment tool for GEF Stakeholders.

The steering committee further noted that GEF 7 aims to focus on impact programmes. Therefore a proposal was made by one of the members that GEF 7 programming for Uganda should be an integrated project with a window for civil society.

In conclusion, members noted and recommended to continue SGP in GEF 7 programming for Uganda.

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