Social Forestry in Uganda: Setting a Precedent

 
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Social Forestry in Uganda: Setting a Precedent

Social Forestry in Uganda: Setting a Precedent
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Boy with tree in Kidera - Dec 5, 2012

Boy with tree in Kidera - Dec 5, 2012
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Meeting near a new Community Tree Nursery

Meeting near a new Community Tree Nursery
Members of the Project Extension Group for one of our Community Sites held a preliminary meeting before breaking out to sow the tree seed in the raised seedbeds in the foreground (view small | med | large | orig)

A local farmer orientates fellow farmers

A local farmer orientates fellow farmers
Robert Sebowa, a local farmer who heads the Project Extension Group (PEG) for our Community Nursery Site in Kidera orientates fellow farmers on how tree planting will be helpful to the environment, and how everyone will be involved at their community site (view small | med | large | orig)

Packing tree seed from Organic Perspectives

Packing tree seed from Organic Perspectives
Mawerere Robert, who heads one of our PEGs in Magogo (Kamuli) packs seed delivered by our team (view small | med | large | orig)

PEG Leader talks about community organization

PEG Leader talks about community organization
Mawerere Robert (Right) taking stock of tree seed provided by Organic Perspectives as he offers to host their village's Community Tree Nursery at his home and calls on fellow farmers to render communal management (view small | med | large | orig)

Community Meeting in Magogo

Community Meeting in Magogo
Magogo, Kisozi Sub County (Kamuli); a local farmer asking on the possibility of integrating Gliricidia tree species in their coffee fields. (view small | med | large | orig)

Namalemba Community Tree Nursery

Namalemba Community Tree Nursery
At the time when Organic Perspectives' team was directly managing our nursery sites, this was our second community tree nursery in 2009. - Namalemba, Kamuli. (view small | med | large | orig)

David Tye & Moses

David Tye & Moses
David Tye (Interim Coordinator 'Trees for the Future') and Moses Baleese of Organic Perspectives at our Namalemba Communty Tree Nursery - 2009 (view small | med | large | orig)

Moses maintaining our Namalemba Community Nursery

Moses maintaining our Namalemba Community Nursery
Moses Baleese (left) maintaining our Namalemba Community Nursery--2009, as a young man waits to be given tree saplings (view small | med | large | orig)
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Organization

Project Leader

Anthony Kalulu

Kamuli, Uganda

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Map of Social Forestry in Uganda: Setting a Precedent