Lessons from Citizen Activism in Uganda
Saving Mabira Forest

SAIIA Occasional Papers Series: Analysing key policy and governance issues in Africa and beyond. Number 7, July 2008.

People power (and lessons from previous failures) enabled Ugandan environmentalists to save a vital forest from commercial exploitation.

Also available in French: http://www.saiia.org.za/images/stories/pubs/sops/saiasop07twesigye20080801_fr.pdf

Creator: 
Bashir Twesigye, Advocates Coalition for Development and Environment
Publisher: 
South African Institute of International Affairs
Date: 
2008