• Uganda Conservation Foundation has received funding from the European Union to support Cross Regional Wildlife Conservation in Eastern and Southern Africa and the Indian Ocean. This project aims to support Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) to develop their human and equipment capacity to enforce law and order in Queen Elizabeth Conservation Area. UCF invites bids from…

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  • Uganda Conservation Foundation has received funding from the European Union to support Cross Regional Wildlife Conservation in Eastern and Southern Africa and the Indian Ocean. This project aims to support Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) to develop their human and equipment capacity to enforce law and order in Queen Elizabeth Conservation Area. UCF invites bids from…

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  • Uganda Conservation Foundation has received funding from the African Elephant Fund to support the establishment of an efficient, effective and reliable communications network to support wildlife law enforcement operations throughout Queen Elizabeth Protected Area, Uganda. This project aims to support Uganda Wildlife Authority’s communications capacity in Queen Elizabeth Conservation Area. UCF invites bids for the…

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  • 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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  • Uganda Conservation Foundation enters 21km charity ranger run for wildlife conservation as park funding plummets due to lost tourism  UCF founder issues stark warning on the future of Uganda’s parks if rangers not given additional support 28th September 2020, Kampala, Uganda: On 3rd October, three teams of four runners, supported by the Uganda Conservation Foundation…

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  • Uganda Conservation Foundation has received funding from the European Union to support Cross Regional Wildlife Conservation in Eastern and Southern Africa and the Indian Ocean. This project aims to support Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) to develop their human and equipment capacity to enforce law and order in Queen Elizabeth Conservation Area. UCF invites bids for…

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  • Uganda Conservation Foundation has received funding from the European Union to support Cross Regional Wildlife Conservation in Eastern and Southern Africa and the Indian Ocean. This project aims to support Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) to develop their human and equipment capacity to enforce law and order in Queen Elizabeth Conservation Area. UCF invites bids for…

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  • Patrick Agaba has been announced as the winner of the David Shepherd Wildlife Foundation’s Conservation Champion Award 2019. The award, launched in 2017 to commemorate DSWF’s founder David Shepherd, aims to commend unsung global heroes of conservation. Patrick was one of five shortlisted candidates nominated for the award, and after an exciting few weeks of…

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  • Check out this article by David Shepherd Wildlife Foundation, who have supported UCF since 2001. This article highlights the work we are doing with the communities in and around Murchison Falls National Park. Click here to read

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  • Our Projects Manager, Patrick Agaba, is shortlisted for the David Shepherd Conservation Award! for which voting closes on Friday 18th October 2019. Patrick, who has been with UCF for the last 14 years, is the key factor behind all our successes in supporting Uganda Wildlife Authority to recover Murchison Falls National Park.  His dedication, hard work, integrity and…

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  • Uganda Conservation Foundation 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. UCF seeks providers to supply spare parts for one…

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  • Uganda Conservation Foundation 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. UCF seeks providers to supply spare parts for two…

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  • Uganda Conservation Foundation 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. UCF seeks providers to design an intelligence system and database…

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  • Uganda Conservation Foundation 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. UCF seeks providers of basic and intermediate level intelligence and…

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  • Uganda Conservation Foundation 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. UCF seeks to procure fifteen (15) brand new VHF…

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  • Uganda Conservation Foundation 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. UCF seeks to procure, install and commission brand new…

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  • Uganda Conservation Foundation 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. UCF seeks to procure, install and commission brand new…

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  • 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. UCF seeks to procure, install and commission brand…

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  • Under the UK Government’s Illegal Wildlife Trade Challenge Fund, the Implementing Park Action Plans for Community Engagement to tackle IWT project brings together various partners including International Institute for Environment & Development (IIED), Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA), Village Enterprise, Wildlife Conservation and UCF, to reduce poaching and IWT by park adjacent communities in Murchison Falls…

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  • In short, this will involve the supply and then conversion of a standard, new Toyota Land Cruiser single cabin pickup into a quite highly modified machine, that will be dedicated to wildlife welfare in and around Murchison Falls. The modifications are intended to make it more suitable for the challenging off-road conditions that the vet…

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  • 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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