Weird things happen in Boulder Colorado — it has a gorilla run to support apes in Uganda, locals dash around naked wearing pumpkin...
Earlier this year, I met Harriet, a 16 year-old girl from northern Uganda. She is a MasterCard Foundation Scholar in secondary school who aspires to be an engineer. Harriet's path at times has seemed unimaginable as she has had to overcome great odds. Show More Summary
Dr. Gladys Kalema-Zikusoka never expected to be so deeply involved in family planning when she started Conservation Through Public Health (CTPH) 10 years ago. CTPH began with a simple mission: to help preserve endangered mountain gorillas in Virunga National Park in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, and Bwindi Impenetrable National Park in Uganda. But, […]
Brian Brooks is a Deadline contributor. The wall of silence around digital and VOD numbers may be showing some initial cracks. This weekend, John Sloss’ Producers Distribution Agency is opening Escape From Tomorrow day and date and the...Show More Summary
A new species of tick has been discovered in Uganda…and they live inside primates' nostrils.
A thriving Christian college in Uganda offers humbling lessons for American educators, says Rick Ostrander.
Yesterday the Government announced its plans to introduce a system of state press regulation. Today, the Lobbying Bill continues its sorry passage through the House of Commons. Other than their capacity to make me deeply depressed, what else do these two idiotic proposals have in common? They are both the product of the same kind of [...]
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Kenyan officials are counting and weighing more than 1,600 pieces of illegal ivory found hidden inside bags of sesame seeds in freight traveling from Uganda to Kenya's major port city, Mombasa.
High in the mountains of Eastern Uganda, I'm standing a few steps from a magnificent silverback gorilla, who grabs a thick vine with both hands and uses his massive strength to yank it down from the trees. A cascade of foliage falls around him and he begins -- one by one -- to eat the vine's leaves. Show More Summary
As we celebrate World Teacher's Day, Next Generation Schools in Uganda celebrates their first teacher training with Varkey Gems Foundation which took place in August this year, organized with supervision from the Ministry of Education and Sports, to improve the quality of learning in both primary and secondary schools. Show More Summary
“Somewhere in rural Uganda…” begins this amazing video, which was made by Dutch NGO SYPO and stars 500 women, every single one of whom has started a business of her own. “Their dream is to show you and Jessie J how this has impacted their lives” says the video’s YouTube description. To find out how [...]
After being hailed at dozens of film festivals, God Loves Uganda opens in New York City on Friday. It opens in Los Angeles next week and in San Francisco on November 1st.Source.
Kibale National Park is an almost 500-square-mile forest in western Uganda. Here scientists frequently study how infectious diseases spread and evolve in the wild. One scientist returned with a "stow-away" -- a new species of tick.
Films and short videos are a powerful way of increasing awareness of and interest in the food system. With equal parts technology and artistry, filmmakers can bring an audience to a vegetable garden in Uganda, a fast food workers' rights protest in New York City, or an urban farm in Singapore. Show More Summary
MADISON — In June 2012, Tony Goldberg returned from one of his frequent trips to Kibale National Park, an almost 500-square-mile forest in western Uganda where he studies how infectious diseases spread and evolve in the wild. But he didn't return alone. read more
Scott Lively, the Springfield-based anti-gay activist on trial for the persecution of LGBT people in Uganda, has reportedly announced that he is running for Governor of Massachusetts.
At the turn of the 20th century, the Zionist movement rejected the so-called Uganda Plan proposed by Britain to provide the Jews with a homeland in Africa. Almost 110 years later, their descendants are begging Uganda to take in Africans...Show More Summary
Uganda's Youth Affairs Minister Ronald Kibuule has been summoned to appear before Parliament to explain himself.
Though the 2013 international beach volleyball schedule looked much more diverse at the season's start than usual, it seems that the expansion the FIVB was hoping for has not quite gone as planned. The first ever East African FIVB event was set to begin yesterday in Kampala, Uganda. Show More Summary