Bulletin march 2007

Not a sweet deal – ancient forests are lost once and for all! While the temperatures are rising up following the breaking news of the likely degazettement of Mabira forest reserve (part of the remnant one third of Uganda’s forest estate – classified as tropical high forests) by Government, UCSD want to join other concerned citizens, citizen groups and campaigners to reemphasize its earlier stand – Government should listen to the masses and act as a vanguard to explore alternatives in public interest (see Uganda Sustainability bulletin issue 4 Nov / Dec 2006: http://www.suswatch.org/index.php?option=com_remository&Itemid=90&func=f...)