• Protection of Great Apes
    Protection of Great Apes
    JGI in Uganda's work encompasses on basic and applied chimpanzee research, support to chimpanzee welfare and advocacy of existing laws regarding chimpanzees' protected status in the landscapes in which we work.
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  • Healthy Habitats
    Healthy Habitats
    Reducing habitat loss and fragmentation by promoting use of natural habitats that are more compatible with the ecosystem's ability to provide goods & services that support human livelihoods and chimpanzee population stability.
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  • Conservation, Gender and Health
    Conservation, Gender and Health
    JGI Uganda works to increase women and girls access to education and appropriate reproductive health messages improving their socio-economic prospects,
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  • Environmental Education
    Environmental Education
    JGI Uganda has a comprehensive education program for children,teachers and community members aimed at increasing public awareness and knowledge about chimpanzee conservation and their habitats.
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  • Applied Technology and Conservation
    Applied Technology and Conservation
    JGI Uganda trains community forest monitors in Budongo, Bugoma other forests on how to use the JGI Google Deforestation App to manage protected areas. The App which is installed on mobile devices running android and enables them easily scan and locate deforestation alerts taking place within these forests.
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  • Sustainable  Livelihoods
    Sustainable Livelihoods
    JGI is promoting environmentally friendly practices that reduce over reliance on natural resources and that increase income savings and resources at household level.
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  • Healthy Habitats
  • Conservation, Gender and Health
  • Environmental Education
  • Applied Technology and Conservation
  • Sustainable Livelihoods

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  • Supporting teachers establish nurseries in Roots&Shoots schools.

    Under our Forest Corridor Project with funds from the Jane Goodall Institute – Austria in Cooperation with the Austrian Public Campaign “Mother Earth”, teachers from 10 Roots & Shoots schools who had been previously trained in the establishment and management of tree nurseries during the January 2015 teacher workshop in hoima district were supported in […]

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    Equipping women with skills of constructing energy efficient cooking stoves.

    With funding from the Disney Conservation Fund, two women groups consisting of 151 women from around the Kalinzu and Budongo Central Forest Reserves were equipped with the knowledge and skills of constructing energy efficient cooking stoves. This is to reduce on the use of much firewood which is becoming scarce in our communities as a […]

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