The 1st IUCN Africa Protected Areas Congress (APAC) convened from 19th to 23rd 2022 at the Kigali Convention Center. The aim of the conference was to increase the understanding of the vital role Africa’s protected and conserved areas play in conserving biodiversity and delivering the ecosystem services that underpin human
KANUNGU– Uganda Wildlife Authority- UWA Bwindi in partnership with “GORILLAS our friends FOREVER”, Conservation Through Public Health (CTPH), Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology (MPI-Evan), and local communities of Bwindi launched a fundraising compaign in memory of 10 years anniversary of Silverback gorilla RUHONDEZA who was laid to rest on
In 1979 Sir David Attenborough visited a family of mountain gorillas in Rwanda, and he described it as a truly unique experience. But he also said it was tinged with sadness, because he feared he may have been seeing the last of their kind.