Monthly Archives: February 2011

Not just the gorillas, the humans matter too!

CTPH‘s public health team in conjunction with Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) launched a pilot Employee Health Program forĀ  UWA staff who work directly or indirectly with the critically endangered mountain gorillas. The program looks at protecting the staff from any occupational hazards that come with taking care of these critically endangered mountain gorillas. The program […]

Providing critical veterinary services where there are no vets

CTPH‘s veterinary team together with teams from the University of Barcelona in Spain, the Andorran government and the Ugandan Ministries of Agriculture Animal Industry and Fisheries (MAAIF) and Health (MoH)’s Vector Control Division spent three weeks treating livestock belonging to the impoverished communities living around Bwindi Impenetrable and Queen Elizabeth National Parks in the biodiversity […]