Title:Applicants Contact Information:
|NameofOrganization:||BWINDI BUHOMA UNITED REFORMED POACHERS INITIATIVES|
|Country:||UGANDA EAST AFRICA|
Summary of Funding
|Name of contact person:||Amoun|
|Funds request from Funder||43,620,000|
|Bwindi Buhoma united Reformed Poachers Initiative(BBUP)||9,900,000|
Contact persons in the organization
|Name of contact person:||Mr.BYARUGABA ROBERT|
Project Duration: From:01/June/2020 To:31/Dec/2020
1.0Background/project description: Bwindi Buhomaunited Reformed Poachers Initiative located in Mukono parish, Kayonza Sub County, Kanungu Districtin South Western Uganda is a non-profit making organization managed by local 2 members in Mukono parish.
Theorganization was founded in 2015 with a vision of improving social and economic livelihood of reformed poachers. To realize this vision, Bwindi Buhom aunited Reformed Poachers Initiative implements a number of development initiatives at promote conservation, eco-tourism, health, and education, income generating activities, water and sanitation among others.
ProjectDescription: While Tourism still stands as one of the fastest growing sectors with a total contribution value at US$1.7billion,(representing 9.0% of Uganda’s GDP), Bwindi and Mgahinga protected areas contribute significantly to this value.