East African Business Week
February 15, 2015
Kampala — Uganda is set to revise laws that deter the trade in wildlife products.
According to Grace Mbabazi Aulo, the acting Director of Tourism at the Ministry of Tourism, there are ongoing efforts to revise laws to provide for stiffer penalties for the offenders.
She said there are efforts to strengthen the capacity of the law enforcement personnel, enhance inter-agency collaboration, intensifying public awareness and elimination of demand for wildlife species.