Using culture to strengthen conservation of chimpanzees

Using culture to strengthen conservation of chimpanzees

Background
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

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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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