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Kasiisi Students Celebrate Earth Day

Students from Nyabweya Primary Schools represented the Kasiisi Project/ Kibale Forest Schools’ Program at Earth Day celebrations hosted by UNITE in southern Kibale National Park. This is a great opportunity for us to share what we are doing and to … Continue reading

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Community Birding in Kasiisi Project Schools

Kibale Forest Schools Program/Kasiisi Project director Jim Fenton has brought his passion for birds to our schools by starting a community birding program in the Wildlife Clubs, helped by Sylvester a keen local birder. For many of us birdwatching was … Continue reading

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Growing Live Trade Market Threatens Great Apes

The Great Ape Survival Partnership marks World Wildlife day with a short but arresting  movie highlighting a serious and growing threat to Great Apes. They have their forests cleared, they are hunted as bush meat and now they are increasingly … Continue reading

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A Week at the Kasiisi Project

 We thought you might like a glimpse into what happens during a typical week of project work in Uganda: Below are the minutes of the staff meeting for the week beginning 11/11/14.      

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Girls and Bees

Know a kid who loves bees? or a friend passionate about helping girls stay in school? With the Holiday Season just round the corner are you looking for a great Holiday, Birthday or just an “I Love You” gift. We … Continue reading

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Kasiisi Project Bees, Honey and Elephants

Bees are wonderful – did you know that Honey bees will tap about two million flowers and fly 50,000 miles  to make one pound of honey ? And then there is their vital role in pollinating our food. We hope … Continue reading

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Ngamba Island Chimpanzee Enrichment Project

  “Chimpanzees are our closest relative. They share 98.7% of our DNA – isn’t that a person? Now if he/she is a person you try to conserve them, right?” Nyangoma Sarah, Visitor to Ngamba Island,  Grade 6,  Rweteera Primary School … Continue reading

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West Point 2014

  For a third year we welcomed a group of West Point Cadets and their Professor to the Kasiisi Project. This year they focused on 2 water related projects. The first was to ensure that all our schools had working  … Continue reading

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Kasiisi Project and Conservation of Kibale National Park Videos

We have 2 videos linking the Kasiisi Project and conservation made  by Ronan Donovan and Caroline Riss in 2014.  The first one is new but you may have seen the second one before. We are posting it again in case … Continue reading

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Another Kasiisi Scholar Excels, Virtual Cultural Exchange and Photography!

Namara Godwin Another Kasiisi Project Scholar has excelled in his Grade 12 leaving exams, to become our third highest scoring scholar ever. Namara Godwin scored 18/20 in his A Levels – results that qualify him for a government scholarship to university. … Continue reading

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