Department

Community Based Services

This sector has the mandate of empowering and mobilizing communities to participate in the development process, access services and demand accountability in public and community-based initiatives. It promotes issues of social protection, equality, equity, human rights, culture, decent work conditions and empowerment of the poor and vulnerable groups. In doing all this, the sector contributes towards the realization of the millennium development goals.Although the sector participates in all development programs, key programs directly implemented by the sector include Community...

Production & Markets

The Production Department is the one responsible for the delivery of extension services, dissemination of improved technologies to the estimated 206,650 households and supervision of on-going activities for increased household food security and income.Mandate The department’s mandate is derived from and linked to the Global and regional development framework such as the MDGs, and the comprehensive African Agriculture programme (CAADP) which seek to: To eradicate extreme poverty and hunger and to ensure environmental sustainability (MDGs) also commits African governments to...

Physical Planning

The department of Physical Planning is mandated to carry out spatial/ land use planning through the preparation of local physical development plans of different areas within Wakiso District, To ensure proper development control that is harmonious with the environment through approval of building plans and other development applications.The department has also to ensure the proper urban management of the urban centers and also to guide the urbanization trends within the District.To promote proper and planned land management through provision of...

Natural Resource

Mandate To implement the National Environment Management policy and the National Wetland Management Policy.Vison Wakiso District’s natural resources provide sustainable benefits to the communities and mankind in general, and contribute to environmental protection.Mission Wakiso District Natural resources conserved and managed sustainably for the benefit of local, national and international community.ObjectivesTo enhance and improve natural resources knowledge and awareness at District and grassroots levels for effective management and use by the year 2020. To strengthen institutional coordination and linkage at all levels...

Health

This department focuses on contributing to the improvement of the health status of the people in the district so as to lead a socially and economic productive life, which is carried out within the framework of the national health policy whose overall objective is to reduce mortality, morbidity and the disparities therein.Wakiso District has seven (7) Health Sub Districts in Entebbe, Busiro South, Busiro North, Busiro East, Kyadondo North, Kyadondo South and Kyadondo East. The district has a total...