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Gorilla protection in Uganda


In Uganda, the work of the Uganda wildlife authority (UWA) is to facilitate and with the collaborating bodies that conserve wildlife and Gorilla protection. However, the international gorilla conservation works alongside the Uganda wildlife authority, it is a unique coalition of international organizations that join hands with local partners to ensure the safety of gorillas.

Killing of a male gorilla

We recently witnessed an illegal killing of a habituated male gorilla in the Central African Republic (CAR). this gorilla was shot by illegal poachers who were conducting illegal hunting within the protected area. in records, this seems to be the first-ever killing of habituated gorillas by poachers in the last 18 years. Many organizations have come up with condemnations and called for justice over this matter, according to authorities, two poachers have been arrested and waiting to go to court over this illegal killing of an innocent gorilla.

Gorilla protection in Uganda and Rwanda

Countries like Rwanda and Uganda receive more tourists who want to see these gorillas for any East African safari without visiting these gorillas, one would call it a missed call. Gorillas are something one wouldn’t ‘t miss.

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