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Water depletion looming in Elgon region

In Mbale district, Nambitsi, Ndokhwe and Nashirumba rivers are almost no more – people have built permanent houses at their banks and established gardens...

Involve youth in fighting effects of climate...

The former coordinator Climate Action Network Uganda, Anthony Walimbwa said there is need to involve youths in all climate change platforms, being the...

COVID-19 makes air pollution 'a top concern...

Worldwide, air pollution causes around seven million premature deaths every year, according to the UN. 

Restored wetland in Bushenyi to support agriculture,...

In Bushenyi district, a wetland conservation project hopes to restore the natural habitat while pumping water to nearby farmers for cultivation.

Vendors change face of KCCA beautification...

Vendors have congested Kampala streets, turning pedestrian lanes into selling points for customers to make purchases.

Njeru, Nile Breweries in campaign to protect...

“Restoration of the degraded vegetation on the river banks will help stop silting and the likely calamities such as floating islands.”

Russia funds Uganda government on locust...

Despite several interventions by the government, scientists have expressed fear that there will be bigger swarms. 

Encroachers directed to vacate wetlands,...

WETLANDS    ENCROACHERS     LAND The State Minister for Lands, Persis Namuganza has directed people who encroached on wetlands, game parks and forest...

Encroachers told to vacate wetlands

This follows the Presidential directive to the lands ministry to come up with a National Physical Development Plan.

Between a lockdown and no place to call home...

Hopelessness and homelessness drove Babirye to the streets, where she spent a few days exposed to the vagaries of life.

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