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Policy Research Working Paper
Kaminski Jonathan, Christiaensen LucApr 01, 2014

The 2007-2008 global food crisis has renewed interest in post-harvest loss, but estimates remain scarce, especially in Sub-Saharan Africa. This paper uses self-reported measures from nationally representative ...

Policy Research Working Paper
Gutierrez Eva, Choi TonyFeb 01, 2014

This study intends to increase understanding of how different types of mobile money services have developed in different environments. For this purpose, two countries were selected, the Republic of Korea and...

Working Paper (Numbered Series)
Joughin JamesJan 01, 2014

This report provides a short summary of the recent history of the seed industry. Although the informal seed system still accounts for an estimated 85 percent of planted seed, the formal sector has been ...

UNDP-Water & Sanitation Program
Kariuki Mukami, Patricot Guillaume, Rop Rosemary, Mutono Sam, Makino MidoriJan 01, 2014

Uganda is one of the poorest countries in Africa with a gross national income (GNI) per capita in 2010 of United States (U.S.) $500 compared with the Sub-Saharan regional average of $1,170. Uganda's population...

UNDP-Water & Sanitation Program
Hirn MaximilianDec 01, 2013

This working paper reviews the first decade (2001-11) of Uganda's pioneering private sector participation (PSP) model for small town water supply. The number of towns under the PSP model has steadily risen from ...

Industry

This country study describes and reviews the cotton sector situation in Uganda. Read More »

Experts
Philippe Dongier
Country Director for Burundi, Tanzania and Uganda
Moustapha Ndiaye
Country Manager for Uganda
BLOGS

Where are the jobs for Africa’s youth?

Maleele Choongo

Mar 13, 2014

Gentle nudges to better education

Markus Goldstein

Mar 12, 2014

Finance

This report is to contribute to the continuing policy dialogue on financial sector development, including analysis and recommendations. Read More »