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Uganda's estimated oil wealth has increased from 3.5 billion to 6.5 billion barrels,following new discoveries. || 80% of the land in Uganda is tilled by Women but they own less than 10% of it. || The Albertine grabben, where most of Uganda's oil is found, is also one of the most ecologically diverse regions in Africa.

Africa Institute for Energy Governance (AFIEGO), National Association of Professional Environmentalists (NAPE), the Environmental Conservation Trust of Uganda (ECOTRUST), IUCN Uganda and their partners working to secure the environmental goods of water provisioning, food security, climate resilience and biodiversity from oil threats and forest degradation take this opportunity to thank your committee for consulting the public in the process to put in place a new and strong environmental law. Read More:CSO memorandum to NR Committee