Buhoma, a town Gorillas have made

The rapid growth of Buhoma village close to the main entrance of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park in Kanungu district south western Uganda into a relatively big town is a perfect example of local economic development through tourism. According to the International Institute for Environment and Development, before the outbreak of COVID-19 pandemic, the number of […]

The making and conserving of the Mountain Gorilla Home

In 1932, the Bwindi forest in southwestern Uganda was gazetted as a forest reserve to conserve the mountain gorillas. It was later gazetted to a national park in 1991 and in 1994, it was declared a UNESCO Natural World Heritage site. What would have happened to this impenetrable forest and the endangered mountain gorillas that […]