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JGI’s One Good Story: Engineering a Forest.

JGI’s One Good Story: Engineering a Forest At the age of 24, Keith Bitamazire had an experience in Kenya that inspired him to do something about saving forests. He hated the country’s climate because it was very hot and believed it was as a result of not having enough trees.

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Celebrating the World Wildlife Day 2017 in Uganda.

Celebrating the World Wildlife Day 2017. Uganda’s Ministry of Tourism, Wildlife and Antiquities (MTWA) in collaboration with other conservation partners such as the Jane Goodall Institute Uganda joined the rest of world in commemorating the 4th United Nations (UN) World Wildlife Day (WWD) on 3rd March 2017 under the theme “Listen to the young voices”. […]

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Are you a young leader aged between 18 and 25 years? JGI Uganda is looking for you to join her Roots & Shoots Uganda National Youth Leadership Council.

Dear Friends, JGI Uganda is looking for young leaders aged between 18 and 25years to join the Roots & Shoots Uganda National Youth Leadership Council (NYLC). The Roots & Shoots Uganda National Youth Leadership Council (NYLC) brings together passionate young leaders from around Uganda to learn, grow, and collaborate on service campaigns that make the […]

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JGI Apiary beneficiary with his honey packed in jerry cans.

JGI Apiculture beneficiaries already reaping from the project.

Amongst the honey products exhibitors at the Uganda National Honey week Exhibition that took place on the 23rd-27th at Forest Mall Lugogo parking grounds were representatives of the over 400 apiary farmers JGI in Uganda is supporting to increase their honey production in order to increase their household income under the USAID/BP Project. These 3 […]

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Educating Roots&Shoots pupils Kasese district on major threats to biodiversity after habitat loss.

Last week our Education team carried out mobile education in 10 schools in Kasese district reaching out to more than 1000 pupils. Kasese is a district in the western part of Uganda with a total about 63% of the land area occupied by nature and wild life conservation schemes and farm lands. The pupils watched [...]
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Debby Cox one of the founders of The Jane Goodall Institute in Uganda retires.

On the 15th of June, we bid farewell to Debby Cox who was once the Executive Director of JGI Uganda. She has worked for the Jane Goodall Institute for 23 years and has retired so as to embark on a new career closer to her home and parents. In Uganda, Debby Cox just like Dr. [...]
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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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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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