Building resilience of livelihoods in Karamoja, Uganda

Building resilience of livelihoods in Karamoja, Uganda
Jan 2019

Key messages

  • The determinants and stressors of resilience capacity emphasize the need for continuous policy monitoring and tailored programming to both male- and female-headed households in Karamoja.
  • Stakeholders, government, policy makers and partner agencies from the different sectors need to jointly build resilience by means of promoting agricultural productivity, assets, social safety, reducing distance to basic services, and enhancing environmental sustainability.