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Uganda - National Climate Change Profile
The Republic of Uganda (henceforth, ‘Uganda’, shown below in Figure 1-1) is a landlocked country in East Africa in the African Great Lakes region. Lake Victoria covers a substantial portion of southern Uganda. The country has a tropical equatorial climate. Uganda is the 9th most populous country in Africa with a population of ~38,982,000 people, and the rate of population growth is relatively fast (~3.3%, 3rd highest in Africa).