Policy - The National Development Plan (NDP)

End year:
Published by:
Government of Uganda National Planning Authority
Published year:
April 2010
Is the policy document adopted?:
No / No information
Type of policy:
Multisectoral development plan with nutrition components


Goals, objectives or targets related to nutrition: 

Primary growth sectors

Agriculture sector

objective 1- Enhance agricultural production and productivity

objective 2 -Improve access to and sustainability of markets

objective 3 - Create an enabling environment for competitive investment in agriculture.

Social sectors


objective 4 - Advocate for improved nutrition and food security, increased household incomes, protection of the environment and sustainable use of natural resources.

objective 5 - Promote positive health seeking behaviour.

Education and sports, cross-cutting issues

objective 1 - Combat HIV/AIDS in the Education Sector.

Health and nutrition sectors

objective 2: Ensure universal access to quality Uganda National Minimum Health Care Package (UNMHCP), with emphasis on vulnerable populations.

objective 3: Improve nutrition status of Uganda population.

Enabling sectors

Public sector management

objective 7 - Ensure proper co-ordination of Continental, Regional and National Cross-Sectoral Development Initiatives.

Disaster management sector

objective 1 - Reduce the social, economic and environmental impacts of disasters on people and the economy.

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