African Wildlife Foundation Renews Partnership With UWA

Uganda Wildlife Authority is delighted to announce the renewal of our partnership with the African Wildlife Foundation (AWF) for an additional five years. This collaboration marks a significant milestone in our commitment to preserving...

Stakeholders Highlight Positive Trends for Uganda’s Tourism Sector

Last week, a significant stakeholders' engagement took place, bringing together various public and private sector players in the tourism industry. The gathering aimed to address pressing issues affecting tourism partners and discuss strategies for...

Tour Operators in Limbo After Uganda Terror Alert

In recent news, the tourism industry in Uganda has been thrown into uncertainty following a terror alert issued by the United Kingdom. The alert has left tour operators in a state of limbo, unsure...
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World Bank Advises Uganda to Change Tourism Strategy

The World Bank has recently advised Uganda to reconsider its tourism strategy, emphasizing the need for a more sustainable and diversified approach. The international financial institution has urged the East African nation to capitalize...
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UWA Plans to Install Electric Fences Around National Parks

In a groundbreaking move aimed at preserving wildlife and ensuring public safety, the Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) has recently announced its ambitious plan to install electric fences around renowned savannah national parks. For long, Murchison...

The Evolution of Money in Uganda

The evolution of money in Uganda reflects a transition from traditional forms of exchange to modern currency systems. Here is an overview of the major stages in the evolution of money in Uganda: The Barter...
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Rediscovery of Wild Dogs in Uganda: A Glorious Return

In a remarkable turn of events, the African Painted Dogs, also known as Wild Dogs, which were once considered extinct in Uganda since the 1980s, have made a triumphant return. Recent sightings of these...

Banking in Uganda

Banking in Uganda Banking in Uganda has undergone significant development and transformation in recent years, aiming to improve financial inclusion and accessibility for the population. Here are some key aspects of banking in Uganda: Commercial Banks:...
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UWA to Promote Local Tourism for Sustainable Development

Tourism plays a crucial role in the economic development of any country, contributing to job creation, foreign exchange earnings, and infrastructure development. In Uganda, the Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) is spearheading efforts to enhance...
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Uganda Assures Tourists of Safety After Kasese Terror Attack

In the wake of the recent terror attack in Kasese, Uganda, the government and tourism authorities through the Uganda Tourism Board have assured tourists both local and international of their safety while exploring the...