The expedition under the theme, “walk for water and climate change is expected to cover 10 days. The walkers will make stopovers in seven districts.
In Bukaleba Forest Reserve, four communities that have lived on the land for generations are struggling to survive.
"We are pleased to issue this certificate in line with the principle of sustainable development," said NEMA boss Tom Okurut.
As we start the dry season in January 2020, many people are already complaining of excess heat and dust.
Lowcock, who said he had recently released $10 million for the crisis, warned that "unless there was a rapid response, we are going to have a huge problem...
“We need to value the role of the environment; water is life and the environment is the future," says State Minister for the Environment Beatrice Anywar....
Not only are the tycoons destroying the most critical lakeshore wetlands but they are also building barricades in the lake.
Uganda Breweries Limited (UBL) is stamping its foot hard on the ground to say 'Enough is enough!'.
The fishermen have resorted to illegal fishing methods, while industrialists are releasing industrial waste into the lake. All these have had dire consequences...
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