Uganda

Official name Region ISO 3166-2 code Flag
Uganda
Africa
UG

Party status

Type Party status Date of joining Entry into force
Party Accession 18 July 1991 16 October 1991

National contacts

    Management authorities

    1. Department of Wildlife Conservation

    Ministry of Tourism, Wildlife and Antiquities
    Telephone
    +256 414 561 423
    +256 773 226 841 (Mobile)
    Contact people
    Mr George Owoyesigire,
    Ag. Commissioner, Wildlife Conservation
    Mailing address
    Plot 6, Nakasero Road
    P.O Box 4241
    Kampala
    Last update
    29 September 2021

    For wild animals other than fish / Para animales silvestres, excluidos los peces / Pour les animaux sauvages autres que les poissons

    1. Uganda Wildlife Authority

    Executive Director
    Telephone
    +256 414 355 000
    Mailing address
    Plot 7, Kira Road, Kamwokya
    P.O. Box 3530
    Kampala
    Last update
    02 October 2018

    For plants of wild origin / Para plantas de origen silvestre / Pour les plantes d'origine sauvage

    2. Ministry of Water and Environment

    Commissioner Forest Sector Support Department
    Telephone
    +256 417 889 437
    +256 782 432 048 (mobile)
    Contact people
    Issa Katwesige, Principal Forest Officer
    Mailing address
    Plot 3-7 Kabalega Crescent Close, Luzira
    P.O Box 20026
    Kampala
    Last update
    26 August 2021

    For fish / Para peces / Pour les poissons

    3. Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries

    Department of Fisheries Resources
    Commissioner Fisheries
    Telephone
    +256 414 320 006
    Mailing address
    P.O. Box 4
    Entebbe
    Last update
    03 December 2015

    Designated national (CITES) wildlife rescue centre

    4. Uganda Wildlife Conservation Education Centre

    Telephone
    +256 414 320 520
    Email
    info @ uwec.ug
    Mailing address
    Executive Director
    P.O Box 369
    ENTEBBE
    Last update
    06 October 2020

    1. Department of Wildlife Conservation

    Ministry of Tourism, Wildlife and Antiquities
    Telephone
    +256 414 561 423
    +256 773 226 841 (Mobile)
    Contact people
    Mr George Owoyesigire,
    Ag. Commissioner, Wildlife Conservation
    Mailing address
    Plot 6, Nakasero Road
    P.O Box 4241
    Kampala
    Last update
    29 September 2021