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UNEP Deputy Chief Calls for Measures to Protect Africa’s Natural Resources

United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) Deputy Executive Director, Ibrahim Thiaw, called on Monday for better protection of Africa's abundant wildlife and natural capital as a way to realize African Union's (AU) ambitious Agenda 2063. Speaking at the retreat of the AU Executive Council in Mekelle, Ethiopia, Mr. Thiaw told African Ministers of Foreign Affairs that the ...
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Rwanda elected to AU Peace, Security Council

Rwanda was yesterday elected to the African Union Peace and Security Council (PSC) as a member, for a period of two years, according to the Minister of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation, Louise Mushikiwabo. In a tweet on her timeline, Mushikiwabo said that Rwanda’s election to the 15-state body came up during the pre-summit of the PSC ...
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Itohya Forest

Itohya forest is located in Kiziranfumbi Sub County, Munteme parish, and covers the villages of Kajoga, Kinyambeho, Mukabara, Kamunsusu, Kigozi, Butyamba and Kisambya in this parish. The forest is not a central forest reserve and hence owned privately by the locals from the surrounding villages. Itohya forest is a 374 hectare privately owned forest, located35 ...
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Visit Humure Refugee Community

Visit the Humure Refugee community, a unique project that the villagers of Humure in Ndegohave started to offer unique insights into the lives of refugees in Rwanda. Tourists have a chance to get to know a vibrant community that makes the best out of the adverse circumstances, has started a range of micro-enterprise projects, and ...
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Abatigayubuke Batwa cooperative

Abatigayubuke are harnessing their famous traditional skills of pottery and performing arts to make a living and to serve as an exemplary Batwa community that is fully integrated in the area's social life and structures. Together with the Abatigayubuke Batwa cooperative, which is located in Kanama, 12 km from Rubavu (Gisenyi), NDA created a unique tourism ...
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Bulemba Museum

Located in Bulemba in Rwenzori Mountains, the cultural museum acts as an education centre to interpret the Kikonzo culture. The museum brings together historical items on culture, social life and on conservation for people to learn from. For further details contact Emanuel Masereka: +256-772978982
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Kisoro Hotels list, Uganda

Amajambere Iwacu Community Camp Countryside Guesthouse Traveler's Rest Hotel Golden Monkey Guest House Gorilla Safari Lodge Mutanda Lake Resort Kisoro Tourist Hotel Mucha Hotel & Restaurant Mutanda Eco Community Centre Lake Chahafi Resort
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