Ugandan Govt Gets Tough on Poachers


The government has moved to amend the 1996 Wildlife Act policy putting in place more punitive measures for those who will be caught poaching and trading in wildlife products.
  • Uganda:  Poachers Face Tougher Fines

    The Observer, 29 January 2013

    Following the review of the Wildlife policy for which consultations were concluded last year, Uganda intends to clear any grey areas in the wildlife legislation by moving to amend ... read more »

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Ziwa Rhino sanctuary in Uganda.

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