River Rwizi

  • Road River: A photo story of a river dried by illegal land acquisitions

    August 20, 2019

    Fredrick Mugira and Annika McGinnis August 20,2019 This reporting project was made possible through the generous support of the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting. Data visualisations by Code for Africa A lifeline river for over five million people in southwestern Uganda has been turned into a road. Rwizi River has had up to 80 percent […]

  • Uganda: Wetlands Demarcation Begins

    May 29, 2013

    By Chris Mugasha Photos by Chris Mugasha May 29, 2013 Uganda‚Äôs ministry of water and environment has moved in to save wetlands from being encroached on. An exercise to demarcate major wetlands especially in urban areas in the Western region has started. Officials including surveyors from the ministry of water and environment started from Nyakabirizi […]