Uganda Debates Vast Oil Reserves

A debate in the Ugandan Parliament will shape the future of Uganda's oil sector and could determine whether the sector falls foul of the "resource curse," in which oil revenues in other countries have done more harm than good.

  • Uganda:   Nation Faces Crucial Oil Decision

    ThinkAfricaPress, 6 September 2012

    Over the last month, there has been much discussion in parliament and civil society regarding Uganda's nascent oil sector. Uganda has discovered vast oil reserves and when… Read more »

From left to right: Director of Energry and Environment Yaw Okese, Counselor of Natural Resources and Energy Anne Tarvainen and Finland Consulate to Uganda Richard Mugera.

  • Uganda:   Nations Partner On Renewable Energy

    New Vision, 6 September 2012

    Uganda has launched the Energy and Environment Partnership program with Southern and East Africa (EEP-S&EA) in collaboration with the government of Finland to boost the… Read more »


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