Our Work

Our Work

A central biodiversity data and information repository in Uganda serving the public, private and civil society domain

Activities and Initiatives

(i) Inventorying and monitoring national biological resources
(ii) Continuous maintenance of an up to date data repository (Database system)
(iii) Verification and repository of biodiversity and environmental data
(iv) Providing biodiversity information to those interested in the conservation and sustainable utilization of these resources
(v) Biodiversity stakeholders’ engagements
(vi) Mobilizing biodiversity data from stakeholders
(vii) Data publication
(viii) Collaborative research activities with individuals and institutions
(ix) Training and capacity building of stakeholders including students in bio-informatics through internships, on-site and field courses
(x) Publication of biodiversity status reports
(xi) Development and updating of national, regional or global Red Data Lists; Species habitat specialisms and other categorizations.