• UCF seeks expressions of interest for the dismantling, repair, removal and reinstatement of lightweight radio masts on behalf of Uganda Wildlife Authority in Queen Elizabeth National Park. Preamble Uganda Conservation Foundation is a registered not-for-profit operating in Uganda. Our activities are focused primarily on supporting Uganda Wildlife Authority via practical, on-site interventions. UCF has received…

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  • The long-awaited Environmental and Social Impact Assessment on proposed oil developments in Murchison Falls National Park and the surrounding areas is now out. The statement from NEMA and the link to the full report can be read below. “The National Environment Management Authority (NEMA) has received the Environmental and Social Impact Assessment (ESIA) report for…

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  • PAUL ALLEN 1953 – 2018

    16 October 2018

    UCF is saddened to hear of the death of Paul Allen, tech multi-billionaire and generous philanthropist. Whilst none of us at UCF ever met Mr. Allen in person, we did have contact with his organization, known as Vulcan Inc. Seattle-based Vulcan is the engine behind his network of organizations and initiatives. Empowered by his vision…

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  • Tender Update

    16 October 2018

    The tender deadline for the supply of outboard engines expired yesterday. UCF received just one sealed submission, which was opened this morning and is analyzing the technical and financial aspects of that this week. The outcome will be published on this site in due course.

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  • UCF is thrilled to announce that Uganda Wildlife Authority ranger, Julius Obwona, has been announced as the winner of the prestigious Tusk Wildlife Ranger Award 2018, the first Ugandan to be so. Due to his winning what is arguably the highest international recognition that a ranger can receive, and against some stiff competition, Julius, the Warden-in-Charge,…

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  • Tender notice from UCF

    2 October 2018

    Uganda Conservation Foundation Ltd has received funding from CITES MIKE to support the Recovery of Queen Elizabeth National Park Project in Uganda. This project aims to support Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) to develop their human and equipment capacity to enforce law and order in this protected area. UWA already have five small marine hulls in…

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  • Keen observers who have been into Murchison Falls National Park over the course of the last month or two will have probably noticed a couple of unusual activities going on. Firstly, on the main road to Paraa ferry crossing from Masindi, several 4wd pickups with survey crews have been working their way northwards through the…

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  • New website launch

    26 July 2018

    Welcome to our brand new website. After months of hard work and dedication, we are delighted to introduce you to our new look. Our new website gives a clear message of who we are, what we stand for and what our core values are. The website boasts a clean design with improved menu functionality that…

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  • General Manager

    18 July 2018

    The Trustees and Directors are looking for a mission-focused, strategic and process-driven leader with a proven track record of scaling an organisation, inspiring and guiding staff and working with a diverse group of Board members to deliver good governance aligned to successful projects.

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  • Call for content!

    12 May 2018

    UCF is relaunching its glossy, full-sized wildlife and conservation magazine, Uganda Matters. This excellent publication has been dormant for a while now, as other more pressing demands in the field have taken priority. However, this magazine did not just exist to share with readers what we do in Uganda but to showcase the work of other entities and individuals, including the primary wildlife entity here Uganda Wildlife Authority, and to engage with other not-for-profits, academia and the private sector.

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  • The obvious stuff is all there to see, the on-site activities that we are directly involved in – 95% of our work is directly supporting Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) and their various conservation programmes in the field.

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