Following final consultations on the draft Geothermal Resources Policy and draft Geothermal Resources Act in October 2016, and subsequent modifications, the project is now complete. The Policy and Act will be packaged as the Geothermal Resources Bill and sent to Cabinet for consideration sometime during Autumn 2016.
A summary of the project was presented to stakeholders at the ARGeo6 Conference in Addis Ababa , which can be downloaded here.
November 2015 Project commencement
January 2016 Kick off meeting; Inception Report
Initial case study findings
April 2016 Policy & Regulation Analysis Paper (Draft)
Stakeholder Engagement Plan (Final)
June 2016 Policy & Regulation Analysis Paper (Final)
Local Community Stakeholder Workshops
July 2016 Kampala Stakeholder Workshops (Government, Development Partners, Academia, Private Sector)
August 2016 Geothermal Resources Policy (Draft)
Geothermal Resources Act (Draft)
Stakeholder Workshops Report
October 2016 Government Round-table to review and discuss draft Policy and Act
Finalised Geothermal Resources Bill (Policy, Act and Explanatory Memo)