Finding alternatives to conventional charcoal is key to preserving the Ugandan forests, wildlife, and environment as well as to boosting the local economy.


Facts and figures:

Uganda will have NO forest cover by 2040.

Over 90% of Ugandans rely on burning firewood for cooking.

Household Air Pollution causes over 4 million deaths annually.

+30 million Ugandans live on less than 3 $ a day.

A Ugandan housewife can spend 1 -3 hours daily looking for firewood.

"The world hates change, yet it is the only thing that has brought progress." - Charles Kettering


Rogier Buker

Managing Director

+31 653 159104

Dirk de Jong

Operations Director

+64 21 506103

Phiona Kusingura



Chris Littlejohn

Plantation and Research Manager


Jolly Kabirizi

Senior Principal Research Officer/Forage Scientist


Lisa B. Nannozi

Office Manager

+256 (0) 777767844

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