If you like it, then you better put a ring on it

If you like it, then you better put a ring on it

Wetlands in Uganda’s Kigezi region are under increasing pressure from the growing human population in need of fertile farmland. Poor agricultural practices in upland areas have led to soil exhaustion and degradation, thus resulting in reduced yields and harvests.

Feb 25, 2021
Conserving cranes and communities

Conserving cranes and communities

Why should we, as conservationists, be concerned about gender issues? If our mandate is species and habitat conservation, why and how do we incorporate gender without overstepping our mark?

Dec 8, 2020
For peat’s sake – finding fodder in Rwanda’s Rugezi Marsh

For peat’s sake – finding fodder in Rwanda’s Rugezi Marsh

The Karoo is an iconic and timeless landscape that has been farmed for large-scale small stock production for almost 400 years.

Nov 2, 2020
Flooding enhances the vulnerability of wetland-dependent communities in south western Uganda

Flooding enhances the vulnerability of wetland-dependent communities in south western Uganda

Wetlands in Uganda’s Kigezi region are under increasing pressure from the growing human population in need of fertile farmland. Poor agricultural practices in upland areas have led to soil exhaustion and degradation, thus resulting in reduced yields and harvests.

Sep 30, 2020
A friend indeed

A friend indeed

Like a devastating bushfire, the COVID-19 pandemic has spread with alarming speed, unleashing both an economic and health crisis, unlike any experienced in the last century.

Sep 2, 2020