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Our Projects

ITFC's projects are grouped into 3 categories. Research and Monitoring projects, Income generating projects and Research supervision and support projects. The tabs below group these projects by category for better coherence when you are reading through.

Social Development in Bwindi Mountain Gorillas, Bwindi Impenetrable National Park.

Ms Corinne Bailey was supported by ITFC for her MSc at the Max Planck Institute of Evolutionary Anthropology’s (MPI), Germany. Corinne carried out her MSc research fieldwork on Social Development in Bwindi Mountain Gorillas, Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. She was at ITFC from November 2016 to September 2017

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Examining the bird communities across multiple use zones in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park (BINP), S.W Uganda

Ms Elise Morton was supported by ITFC for her PhD at Department of Wildlife Ecology & Conservation, University of Florida, USA. Elise carried out her PhD research fieldwork on; examining the bird communities across multiple use zones in Bwindi Impen Completed

Mountain gorillas and their relationships with human communities around Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

Ms Savannah Schulze is being supported by ITFC for her PhD at Purdue University, Indiana (USA). Completed

The relationships between mountain gorilla locomotor behavior, kinematics, and musculoskeletal function in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Uganda

Ms Kelly Ostrofsky was supported by ITFC for her PhD at the Center for the Advanced Study of Human Paleobiology, The George Washington University, USA. On going

the relationships between mountain gorilla locomotor behavior, kinematics, and musculoskeletal function in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Uganda

Ms Kelly Ostrofsky was supported by ITFC for her PhD at the Center for the Advanced Study of Human Paleobiology, The George Washington University, USA. Completed

Forest Governance and Community-Based Conservation of Bamboo Forests; a case study of Echuya Forest Reserve, South Western Uganda

Mr Stephen Gumisiriza is supported and supervised by ITFC for his Phd at Mbarara University of Sciences and Technology, Faculty of Interdisciplinary Studies. Mr Gumisiriza is carrying out his PhD research fieldwork on: Forest Governance and Community-Based Conservation of Bamboo Forests; a case study of Echuya Forest Reserve, South Western Uganda. Assoc. Prof. On going

The effectiveness of Uganda’s wetland restoration prototype in enhancing ecological and social resilience to climate change in critical watersheds of S.W Uganda

Mr Robert Bagyenda is supported and supervised by ITFC for his Phd at Mbarara University of Sciences and Technology, Faculty of Sciences. Mr Bagyenda is carrying out his PhD research fieldwork on: The effectiveness of Uganda’s wetland restoration prototype in enhancing ecological and social resilience to climate change in critical watersheds of S.W Uganda. Assoc. Prof. Completed

Above ground biomass and carbon stocks in Bwindi Impenetrable National park

Mr Edmond Kamugisha has been supported and supervised by ITFC for his MSc at Mbarara University of Science and Technology, Faculty of Sciences. Edmond carried out his research on: Above ground biomass and carbon stocks in Bwindi Impenetrable National park. Assoc. Prof. Robert Bitariho supervised Edmond for both fieldwork and MSc dissertation write up. Completed