Notice from Rural Electrification Agency

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Public disclosure of the environmental and social impact assessment reports for the proposed power extension and distribution 33KV lines and associated low voltage networks and projects planned under ERT-III

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This Notice is published in compliance with the National Environment Act Cap 153 and the World Bank Environmental and Social Safeguard Policies and Public Disclosure requirements.

Government of Uganda (GoU) through the Rural Electrification Agency is implementing aWorld Bank Funded Energy for Rural Transformation (ERT-III) Project whose objective is to increase access to energy in rural areas. Under the project, a number of power lines (listed in the table below) have been planned to be constructed.

In compliance with the national requirements as well as the World Bank safeguards requirements, Environmental and Social Impact Assessments of the proposed projects (under different packages as listed below) have been undertaken and Environmental and Social Impact Assessment Reports prepared for each package.