Overview of e-waste related information

Population(total inhabitants in million)201235.65IMF WEO
Purchasing Power*(USD per Inhabitant)20121,419IMF WEO

EEE Put on Market*(kg per inhabitant)20121.6UNU-IAS SCYCLE (2015)*
(total in metric kilotonnes)201257UNU-IAS SCYCLE (2015)*
E-waste Generated*(kg per inhabitant)20140.9UNU-IAS SCYCLE (2015)*
(total in metric kilotonnes)201433UNU-IAS SCYCLE (2015)*

E-waste Rules, Regulations, Policies and Guidance

Number of E-waste Regulatory Instruments  2 Regulatory Instruments
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Rules, Regulations, Policies and Guidance

Uganda: Electronic Waste Management Policy, August 2012Icon green
Uganda: Prohibition on Import of Used Refrigerators, Freezers, Computers and TVs, Act No. 14, 2009Icon green