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AV Caravan – Last stop in the heart of Africa

This Thursday, 6th August at 9 AM GMT+2, we will put the spotlight on the East Africa Crude Oil Pipeline (EACOP), one of the biggest oil megaprojects threatening the lives, livelihoods, and ecosystems of thousands across East Africa. Please join the webinar and add your voice to the petition. You can also tweet about the campaign and help them reach a wider audience. 

Children are the future, let’s protect them!

2020 has brought with it a series of unprecedented crises but as we press through the battles, we take a moment to celebrate, empower, and uplift the children and remind them that they are valued

All Hands on Deck, World Environment Day 2020 – Humanity at the Crossroads

Uganda’s Little Hands Go Green in partnership with, NEMA Uganda, the National Forestry Authority Uganda and the Deputy Speaker of Parliament in Uganda is hosting a candid virtual workshop about Nature and Biodiversity and our role as the human race to ensure it is preserved on June 05th.

The AfrikaVuka Caravan

From May 28th to August 6th, under the Afrika Vuka platform will be organizing a series of 6 out-of-the-box webinars dubbed the Afrika Vuka Caravan, which takes the form of a virtual caravan running through Kenya, Senegal, Ghana, DRC, SA and Uganda telling the stories of the iconic campaigns in these countries.

Stronger than Covid-19

As the world continues to trap in to help slow the spread of Covid-19, one of the most interesting phenomena taking place is the creative, quirky, and inspiring ways from people across Africa and beyond to cope with the pandemic.

Why Zimbabweans must say no to the Proposed Sengwa Coal Power Plant

Given that Zimbabwe, and just Africa in general is disproportionately affected by the effects of climate change, all of which have resulted in the loss of lives and devastated communities and the economy of the country, one wonders the logic behind investing in coal power plants.

Ugandan communities concerned over oil’s deal amid COVID-19 crisis

Communities in Western Uganda are deeply concerned that if the Ugandan government allows the presence of oil activities in the eco-sensitive areas such as the Ngaji block which have been put up for bidding to the investors,  their lives will be ruined because they have depended on the tourism for their livelihood which will disappear.