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Uganda: Politicians Accused Of Preferring Votes to Conserving Wetlands

Chris Mugasha. September 3, 2014 Environmentalists in Uganda have accused politicians in the country of preferring votes to conservation of wetlands. They say politicians only caring about votes and do not support campaigns to evict wetland encroachers because they fear to lose votes in areas where evictions take place. Wetlands are a reservoir of biodiversity. […]