7.7 Non-motorised transport policy

Most locomotion in Uganda is in the form of walking or bicycling. Yet increasing motorisation and poorly-maintained infrastructure have made non-motorised transport (NMT) unsafe and NMT is rarely considered when roads are improved.

The main objectives of this policy are to:

The document begins with an analysis of the current situation. This is followed by a consideration of the various types of NMT used in Uganda and the related infrastructure along with analyses of institutional and administrative issues and a list of relevant policy statements. The final section contains imminent policy targets.

Issuing body: Ministry of Works and Transport, Republic of Uganda
Type: Policy document
Status: Final
Non motorised transport policy
File type:
Word document
File size: 1,996 KB
Year of publication: 2013
Number of pages: 47