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12:07
12:07

Tree Fund Frustrated by Finance Ministry - Speaker Kadaga tree planting 1 4

Speaker Rebecca Kadaga said that it was sickening that 16 years after passing the Act, Finance Ministry is yet to allocate money under the Fund to enable vigorous replacement of trees that have been cut and the disappearing forests. The Tree Fund is provided for under Section 40 of the National Forestry and Tree Planting Act 2003.
11:32
11:32

Speaker Kadaga Advocates for Tree Planting at all Public Gatherings parliament 1 1

The Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga, has advocated for tree planting at every public or social gathering as a way of mitigating the adverse effects of climate change.
19:29
19:29

Climate Change Committee Seeks to Activate Tree Fund tree planting 1 1

The committee will initiate and scrutinize bills, coordinate activities and make recommendations to Parliament on the legal and institutional mechanism to address climate change. It was established against a background of challenges the country is facing in mitigating the effects of climate change.
09:36
09:36

King Oyo Launches 10M Tree Planting Campaign King of Tooro 1 2

During the launch of the campaign at his palace in Fort Portal on Saturday, King Oyo said the move is aimed at combating drought that has been affecting the kingdom following massive destruction of wetlands and trees.
17:22
17:22

Minister Cheptoris, Residents Clash Over Forest Reserve tree planting 5 1 Top story

Last year, the National Forestry Authority-NFA ordered the squatters to vacate the forest land to pave way for tree planting and restoration of the forest in vain
15:27
15:27

More Women Planting Trees in Uganda–Center for Forestry Research floor 1 1

Esther Mwangi, the Principle Scientist of the Nairobi based CIFOR, says women in Rakia, Masaka and Mpigi districts are contributing greatly in tree planting and restoring the degraded environment resulting from illegal logging and farming.
19:04
19:04

Nakaseke District Restricts Charcoal Burning tree planting 3

Under the ordinance no individual will be licensed to engage in charcoal burning but only associations which will be formed by sub counties.
07:58
07:58

Arua District in Massive Tree Planting Campaign 2

The region, a major tobacco growing region in Uganda is battling irreparable environmental damage from tobacco agriculture, particularly due to deforestation often undertaken to increase farmland for tobacco growth and cure tobacco plants.
15:11
15:11

Isingiro District in 100,000 Tree Planting Drive 1 1

Robert Ankunda, a resident of Isingiro town council has welcomed the project but his only worry is that distributing 20,000 tree seedlings each year may not meet their demand.
10:07
10:07

Buyende Farmers Embrace Agro Forestry tree planting

Fredrick Kabbale, the Buyende District Production Officer, says in the past several farmers in the district lost crops due to heavy rains and drought resulting from the effects of climate change. He says as a result, they started encouraging farmers to embrace Agro Forestry to mitigate the effects of climate change.
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