CCFU with support from the European Union together with Ugandan partners launched a mobile app, three annotated maps and a photographic book with content to protect the posterity of historical buildings and sites in Kampala, Jinja and Entebbe
With support from the Arcus Foundation, the Cross-Cultural Foundation of Uganda (CCFU) is implementing a 2-year project (2019-2021) in Bunyoro and the Rwenzori sub-region to strengthen the conservation of chimpanzees, not through legal mechanisms, but by re-inforcing cultural mechanisms.
This is based on the conclusions of a study conducted
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 […]
With support from the European Union, the Cross-Cultural Foundation of Uganda (CCFU) has recognized and unveiled commemorative plaques on notable historical sites in Kampala, Jinja and Entebbe.
On 6th December 2018 at the Uganda National Museum, the Cross-Cultural Foundation of Uganda (CCFU) awarded 14 winners of the 2018 National Heritage Competition.
Divided for about seven decades, North and South Korea together won their first international recognition of Korean traditional wrestling as one of the world’s cultural treasures on 26th November 2018.
Kabale University hosted a public lecture on intangible cultural heritage. This was in partnership with CCFU on a project supported by UNESCO to promote Intangible Cultural Heritage education in higher institutions of learning in Uganda. This project is being run in four Universities in Uganda
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.
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.