The National Environment Management Authority (NEMA) is a semi-autonomous institution, established in May 1995 as the principal agency in Uganda, charged with the responsibility of coordinating, monitoring, regulating and supervising environmental management in the country.
The National Environment Act (NEA), Cap. 153, stipulates the Mandate of NEMA as the principal Agency in Uganda responsible for the management of the environment by coordinating, monitoring, regulating, and supervising all activities in the field of environment.
An Efficient Agency, With People in Uganda Living In a Clean, Healthy, Productive and Sustainable Environment
To promote and ensure sound environmental management practices for sustainable development NEMA Annual Performance Report 2008/9