AFIEGO, Save Bugoma Forest Campaign members, the EU head of delegation and his team after a meeting on saving Bugoma forest.
EU visit to Bugoma forest
EU ambassadors and the Save Bugoma Forest Campaign during a field visit to Bugoma forest. The EU diplomats also visited Murchison Falls to assess hydropower dam threats.
AFIEGO and youth leaders after a meeting in which the youth were empowered to protect critical ecosystems from oil and sugarcane threats
Influencing oil processes
AFIEGO and Ugandan as well as DRC partners after the EACOP ESIA public hearing in Kakumiro district, Uganda. AFIEGO works with cross-border communities to influence governance of cross-border natural resources.
Empowering cross-border communities
AFIEGO and CSO partners from the DRC after a meeting on how to mobilise and empower cross-border communities to protect the environment.
AFIEGO and partners following a meeting with Ministry of Lands officials in Kampala. The meeting discussed how the public could participate in opening of the Bugoma forest boundaries.
Promoting community rights
AFIEGO and partners in a group photo after a sensitisation meeting with oil-affected women in Hoima district
Protecting Bugoma forest
AFIEGO and some Save Bugoma Forest Campaign members following a run on saving Bugoma forest
Some members of the Save Bugoma Forest Campaign at the National Forestry Authority (NFA) offices waiting to meet NFA officials
AFIEGO being appreciated by women leaders for working with them to defend their land and environment rights. AFIEGO works with women to protect their rights.
Engaging religious leaders
Bunyoro religious leaders after a meeting with AFIEGO and partners on how to protect forests amidst competing threats
Engaging the UN on human rights
AFIEGO and other partners following a meeting with UN Human Rights officials in Kampala. We discussed oil and human rights.
Access to justice
AFIEGO enables access to justice for poor communities
Engaging the media
AFIEGO engages the media for transparency and accountability in the energy sector