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 […]
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 […]
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; […]
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 […]