The European Union Delegation (EUD) and the Government of Uganda have prepared the National Indicative Programme for 11th EDF cooperation with Uganda for 2014 -2020. Within this program the proposed focal sectors of the EU intervention were agreed: (i) Transport infrastructures, (ii) Food Security and Agriculture, and (iii) Good Governance. One of the activities related to the focal sector (i) Transport Infrastructures, is the rehabilitation of the district and community access roads within selected disadvantaged districts of the Northern Uganda, as well the technical assistance support to the districts in the road maintenance and road assets management.
The general objective of this program is to consolidate stability in Northern Uganda, eradicate poverty and undernutrition and strengthen the foundations for sustainable development: it will provide support to rehabilitate road infrastructures aiming at connecting the disadvantaged districts to the national network and ensuring a stable, all weather connection with the rest of the country, facilitating the transportation of goods and commodities within and out of the districts.
The global objective for this assignment is the support in the identification, prioritisation as well the feasibility and preliminary design studies for the district and community access road sections, to be rehabilitated within the selected districts of Abim, Adjumani, Amudat, Moyo in Northern Uganda.