Environment Politics

Leaders Asked to Champion Environmental Conservation

By APN Reporter Kabale The Environmental Conservation Trust of Uganda- Eco-trust Coordinator Jimmy Muhozi Muhebwa has asked local leaders to help the government in educating and sensitizing Ugandans on the importance of environment conservation for future generation. Muhebwa made the call yesterday while addressing local leaders from Kabale district at White Horse Inn Hotel in […]

Education Environment

UWA Donates 240 Goats to Locals in Mitooma

By APN Reporter Mitooma A total of 240 homes boardering Queen Elizabeth National park in Kiyanga Sub County in Mitooma district have received 240 goats worth Ugsh64million declaring their commitment to guard the park. The above funds are part of the money that the district received from the Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) under its program […]

Environment National

10 Arrested for Encroaching on Forest

By APN Reporter Kibaale Police in Kibaale district has arrested ten suspected forest encroachers after they were found felling trees from Kangombe central forest reserve in Kibaale district. According to the Kibaale district Police Commander David Otabong, the ten people were arrested today morning during an operation by National Forestry Authority and environmental police to […]

Education Environment

Environmentalists Accuse Rwandan Nationals of Encroaching on Echuya Forest Reserve

By APN Reporter Rubanda Residents neighboring Echuya Central Forest in Bufundi Sub County in Rubanda District are accusing Rwandese nationals for encroaching on the forest. Echuya Central Forest is situated in Rubanda district and in Bufumbira County in Kisoro District. It is situated on the high altitude range running between Lake Bunyonyi, 5kms to the […]

Education Environment

Environmentalist moves to fight climate Change challenges in Rubanda

By Our reporter Rubanda Following the increasing negative effects of climate change in Kigezi region, Milton Kwesiga, the executice director of Africa Disaster Reduction Research Emergency Mission (ADRREM) has embarked on a move to promote environmental conservation in the region. The move which will see the environmental protection NON Governmental Organisation encouraging the planting of […]

Environment National

Stay the Bio safety Bill –Civil Society

By APN Reporter Kampala Civil society organizations fighting for food rights, including Seatini Uganda, food rights alliance and Acode Uganda have asked MPs to stay the passing of the GMO bill until Government puts in place a national gene bank to protect the indigenous crops. Speaking at the national seed dialogue a research fellow at […]

Environment Games

KIU Students Clean Ishaka Town

    By Comrade Katoto     Bushenyi     Kampala International University- Western campus students under their Association   allied health Sciences on Friday cleaned up the streets of Ishaka town in Bushenyi-Ishaka municipality.   The move is part of the association’s commitment to sensitize the community.   The association of Allied health Sciences brings […]

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