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Uganda

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National Celebrations

Uganda's Final Report for the International Year of Biodiversity 2010
Annexes

Details on the celebrations of the International Year of Biodiversity and World Environment Day in Uganda.

Website of the National Environment Management Authority (NEMA)

  World Environment Day – International Year of Biodiversity
This celebration took place on 5th June 2010. The event was presided over by the Minister of State for Environment Hon Jesca Eriyo as the Chief Guest. The Minister of State for Water also attended the event which was organized by NEMA. A wide range of stakeholders participated in the event including local communities, government departments, schools, the private sector and the media. There were exhibitions which specifically focused on the national theme: Biodiversity for National Prosperity. Conserve it.
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