PROBICOU

Pro Biodiversity Conservationists in Uganda (PROBICOU)

PROBICOU is an organisation focusing on preserving biodiversity, education, and reforestation. Founded in 1999, PROBICOU works across Uganda conserving biodiversity by promoting sustainable

development through shared responsibility and networking. Working with local communities, governments and NGOs, PROBICOU raises awareness, conducts research, advocacy, and demonstration projects to promote effective environmental management.The organisation works with the National Forestry Authority and the Uganda Wildlife Authority

The organisation works with the National Forestry Authority and the Uganda Wildlife Authority among others. PROBICOU has experience planting indigenous trees on both public and private land; balancing poverty reduction and nature conservation in oil exploitation projects in western Uganda; researching biodiversity, development and climate change; and capacity building and incentivising

biodiversity conservation.In partnership with ITF, PROBICOU is running a campaign to save the

In partnership with ITF, PROBICOU is running a campaign to save the Kafuga Forest in south western Uganda, which is at risk of being cleared to make way for agriculture.

Website: http://povertyandconservation.info/en/org/o0367 

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