• Chimpanzee Trust Wishes you a Happy World Environmental Day

    “It is our collective and individual responsibility to preserve and tend to the world in which we all live“ – Dalai Lama The Chimpanzee Trust joins the global community to celebrate the #environment, that we depend on for our survival. With World Environment Day 2020 theme, ‘Time for Nature’, focusing on the environment providing the […]

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  • Human wildlife Conflict Effects of Crop Raiding Reduced Through Planting Non-palatable Crops

    Chimpanzee Trust has mitigated Human Wildlife Conflict effects of crop raiding through encouraging Farmers to plant non- palatable crops. This has been possible through our project entitled “Community adaptability to loss occasioned by wildlife in Uganda”. The project is addressing Human wild life conflicts in the Bugoma Forest Landscape. The project is supporting farmers through […]

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    RESTORING FOREST COVER IN THE ALBERTINE RIFT

    Restoring forest cover in the Albertine rift is one of the steps being taken towards the conservation of chimpanzee in Uganda. The Albertine rift valley is the corridor where you find habitats for chimpanzee in Uganda. There has been high rate of forest loss due to conversion to farmland for subsistence and commercial agriculture. This […]

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    Alternative food crops used to mitigate/stop human wildlife conflicts

    Human-Wildlife Conflict (HWC) is one of the biggest problems faced by farmers living in proximity to the chimpanzee habitat. The Chimpanzee Trust is implementing a project to mitigate the effects of this conflict, brought on by man’s destruction of wildlife habitat. This is in the areas around Bugoma Central Forest Reserve in Western Uganda. Bugoma […]

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  • Human-Wildlife Conflict (HWC) in the Albertine Rift – Training of Farmers

    Human-Wildlife Conflict is one of the biggest problems faced by farmers living within the chimpanzee corridors in the Albertine Rift corridors of Western Uganda. The Chimpanzee Trust is implementing a project to mitigate the effects of this conflict, brought on by man’s destruction of wildlife habitat. The project, funded by the UK Aid’s Darwin Initiatives […]

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  • African Primatological Conference 2019 in Uganda

    Uganda is set to hold the 2nd congress of the African Primatological Conference (APS) 2019 in Uganda from 2nd to 6th September  at Imperial Botanical Beach Hotel in Entebbe. Chimpanzee Sanctuary and Wildlife Conservation Trust  is a member of the Organizing Committee and meetings are already underway, chaired by Conservation Through Public Health in collaboration […]

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  • OUR CONSERVATION AMBASSADORS

    We join the world to raise awareness and appreciate the people at the front-line in the conservation of wildlife, their habitats and working with local communities. This World Ranger Day we are celebrating our conservation ambassadors. Chimpanzee Trust acknowledges that these persons including the Trust’s Ranger team (our Conservation Ambassadors) in the Northern Albertine Rift […]

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  • Youth for Wildlife Conservation

    Imagine a world where every individual makes decisions based on conservation, environment and sustainable development principles. We will be able to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals within a very short time and have a healthy environment. Our dream is to be able to make each and every individual around my circles and the world to […]

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  • Congratulations to His Majesty, the King of Bunyoro Kitara Kingdom

                                  The Chimpanzee Sanctuary and Wildlife Conservation Trust (Chimpanzee Trust), congratulates His Royal Highness, Rukirabasaijja Solomon Iguru Gafabusa on his Silver Jubilee anniversary, celebrated today, June 11, 2019, at Karuziika Palace, Hoima. The Chimpanzee Trust has been working in His Majesty’s […]

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  • Enterprise and Business Development Consultancy

    Consultant: Enterprise and business development Consultant Department: Conservation Program: Field Conservation Project number: 25-028 Location: Hoima, Uganda Duration of assignment: 30 days Expected Start Date of Assignment: June 10, 2019 Title: Terms of Reference for Enterprise and business development consultancy for the “Community adaptability to loss occasioned by wildlife in Uganda.” project. Introduction/Background: Chimpanzee Sanctuary […]

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