• 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 & Health
    Conservation, Gender & 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 & Conservation
    Applied Technology & 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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  • Protection of Great Apes
  • Healthy Habitats
  • Conservation, Gender & Health
  • Environmental Education
  • Applied Technology & Conservation
  • Sustainable Livelihoods

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  • Dr. Jane Goodall’s June tour in Uganda .

    Dr. Jane Goodall, a passionate road warrior who travels 300 days each year worldwide, was in Uganda last month ( from the 17th-23rd of June) .  She delivered a very powerful and inspirational speech to an audience hosted by the Ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands Alphons J.A.J.M.G. Hennekens and Mrs Kirsten S. Straarup […]

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    JGI distributes improved Livestock breeds to Kasongoire village members in Masindi district to boost their livelihoods.

    Provision of improved livestock breeds to adjacent forests community members in western Uganda is one of JGI in Uganda’s strategies used to decrease communities’ reliance on natural forest resources for survival. Therefore with assistance from WYSS foundation, JGI in Uganda has supplied a total of 94 livestock including boar goats to 94 Kasongoire village members […]

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    Teenage girls in Bushenyi district receive sanitary pads.

    Courtesy of ABACUS Wealth Partners, JGI Uganda is carrying on with the Peer to Peer education program which empowers young girls through a peer-led model designed to reduce school dropout rates. A training workshop on sexual reproductive health and menstrual hygiene was conducted reaching out to 22 participants in Bushenyi District. Also materials which included; […]

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  • Forest Monitor

    Forest Watch App officially Launched in Uganda.

    The JGI Global Forest Watch App mobile technology that We launched in Uganda this month combines satellite technology from NASA with the cloud computing power of Google and algorithms developed by GFW partners to rapidly analyzes terabytes of data and provide actionable information to users in real-time. In Ugandan forests, this new technology is an […]

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