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Best Places to See Chimpanzees in Uganda
Ngamba Chimpanzees

Uganda is home to more than 5,000 Chimpanzees located in different national parks is the single state in Eastern Africa and are ready for touring by visitors while on your Uganda safari. In nationalist parks like Kibale forest, visitors can either impart in a chimps trek where you track chimps for one hour or choose…

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USAID-STAR Continues Support of Friend-A-Gorilla Campaign

USAID-STAR has continued supporting the Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) in their Friend-a-Gorilla awareness campaign. After supporting UWA to successfully launch the campaign in September 2009, USAID-STAR introduced UWA to US- based partners, including Mojo House, a leading promotional and marketing firm in Los Angeles, California.Through this effort, Mojo offered to take the Friend-a- Gorilla Campaign…

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NFA and Echuya Community Sign MOU

November 16, 2011 saw the long awaited partnership between Echuya Ecotourism Association (ECOTA) and National Forestry Authority (NFA) come to life with the official signing of the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU). NFA Partners with local community to promote Ecotourism at Echuya Forest Reserve November 16, 2011 saw the long awaited partnership between Echuya Ecotourism Association…

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Content collection for New Uganda National Parks Website starts

USAID-STAR and UWA team have kicked-off preparations for the development of a high quality website for the Uganda Wildlife Authority. USAID-STAR and UWA Team Starts Content Collection for the New Uganda National Parks Website. USAID-STAR and UWA team have kicked- off preparations for the development of a high quality website for the Uganda Wildlife Authority. …

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Promoting Uganda

In recent months, USAID-STAR has worked closely with Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) to produce an array of materials for the promotion of Queen Elizabeth National Park (QENP) as a key destination within Uganda. Promoting Uganda through the Destination Uganda Marketing Scheme In recent months, USAID-STAR has worked closely with Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) to produce…

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USFWS Wildlife without Borders Africa 2008-2009 MENTOR Fellowship Program

Through the USFWS Wildlife Without Borders Africa 2008-2009 MENTOR Fellowship Program, the Africa Biodiversity Collaborative Group (ABCG), the College of African Wildlife Management, Mweka, Tanzania, and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) are developing a “model” mentored fellowship program to build the capacity of an interdisciplinary network of eight emerging African wildlife professionals and…

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