Prof. Lwasa attended Round Table meeting at Oregon Zoo

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Prof Shuaib Lwasa attended Round Table meeting at Oregon Zoo

Prof. Shuaib Lwasa (center, red circle) attended Round Table meeting at Oregon Zoo that brought together members of the InterTwine initiative that is working on urban nature in that region. Shuaib’s topic of presentation was “Attitudes towards urban conservation in Africa”, why building city resilience matters? It is noted that new construction in Kampala can  be a course of action on integrating nature into the city. “But the attitudes toward urban conservation in Africa are very poor. Introducing and augmenting nature into the city was once seen as an expendable beautification effort, the new urgency of climate change has provided a stronger rationale. read more.