148 Heritage clubs in Uganda, more patrons trained

148 Heritage clubs in Uganda, more patrons trained

Introduction and the trainings The Heritage Education Programme has grown to 148 heritage clubs by inducting 8 schools in Nakasongola district. CCFU trained 16 patrons for 8 clubs in Nakasongola and retooled 14 for the 7 patrons in Kitgum (and Lamwo), as well as other resource persons in both districts.CCFU […]

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Documenting historical buildings in Uganda’s cities #EYCH


A training of photographers and researchers on basics and specifics of historic buildings documentation has been finalized. The training was designed to understand the context of historical buildings in the 3 cities and explore photo-documentation tools and pre-test them; and clarify the research agenda.

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The 3rd National Cultural Heritage Awards – 2018

The 3rd National Cultural Heritage Awards – 2018


On 24th May 2018 at Mayor’s Parlour, KCCA Premises, CCFU held the 3rd National Cultural Heritage Awarding ceremony. The Heritage Awards aims at raising awareness about the importance of safeguarding national cultural heritage for future generations.

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Promoting cultural heritage education in universities


The Cross-Cultural Foundation of Uganda (CCFU) has received support (mostly from UNESCO) for a 3-year project. The project aims at raising awareness of the management and academic staff in 4 universities in Uganda on the relevance of intangible cultural heritage in Uganda’s current development context…

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Research: culture and conservation of great apes in Uganda

Research: culture and conservation of great apes in Uganda


This research seeks to answer the following questions: “Are there cultural values, principles and conservation mechanisms practices and indigenous knowledge associated with the conservation of the great apes and their natural environment in existence in Uganda?” …

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