• 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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  • 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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  • JGI in Uganda to launch the JGI Deforestation Watcher App on March 17, 2016.

    On the March 17 2016, JGI in Uganda will launch the JGI Deforestation Watcher App which has been tested by Forest Monitors, rangers and NFA staff in forests of Budongo, Bugoma, Kalinzu and Kasyoha Kitomi Central Forest reserves and Kibale National Park and also by private forest owners within the Budongo – Bugoma Chimpanzee Corridor […]

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    Roots & Shoots schools in hoima district have raised 8,387 tree seedlings.

    The 10 Roots & Shoots schools we supported in hoima district under the Forest Corridor Project with funding from Jane Goodall Institute – Austria in Cooperation with the Austrian Public Campaign “Mother Earth”, managed to raise 8,387 tree seedlings of Eucalyptus, Pine spp, Sesbania and Milicia excelsa (Mvule). These were planted in the schools, homes […]

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    We are connecting Roots & Shoots children to nature through Tree Planting.

    Through the Disney Conservation Fund we are connecting Roots & Shoots children to nature through Tree Planting.This is helping to create opportunities for them to discover, experience, and support nature. Tree planting and management activities were carried out in Masindi and Bushenyi Districts in which 3,000 pupils (Aged between 8 & 13 Years) from 20 […]

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