Follow the Volcanoes News for information on what’s happening in Uganda and Rwanda that impacts on the wildlife populations and local communities.
Volcanoes work hard to forge ahead at the forefront of pioneering tourism in Uganda and Rwanda. This blog will keep you updated on all the news in the gorilla and chimp tourism world including development and conservation issues. It will also keep you posted on developments at Volcanoes Safaris, whether it be a new activity at one of our lodges, a new community project or a new feature around the local area.
There’s loads going on and it’s here that you can find out about it all, making it a first port of call for travel news, whether you’re booking a gorilla safari tour with us or not! It may be that you just want to keep in touch with the community after you travel or that you want to see how tourism can benefit the locales in which they operate. Whatever the motive, you’ll find something of interest here!
Update on the situation in Eastern DRC and Rwanda 4 December 2012
Concerted regional efforts to bring stability to the city of Goma and North KivuRead More
ATTA President Shannon Stowell has signed a formal agreement that sees ATTA support 'The Code', with the backing of the advisory board and in frontRead More
Update on the situation in Goma in Eastern DRC 28 November 2012
There have been continuing reports of instability in recent days near the city ofRead More
We are delighted to announce that the Nyakagezi Gorilla Group, long-time residents of Mgahinga National Park, has just returned home fromRead More
The Volcanoes Safaris Partnership Trust (VSPT) is happy to announce that a new community centre is to be built in Kyambura to help grow and preserveRead More
Update on the situation in Goma in Eastern DRC 19 November 2012
There have been recent reports of instability near the city of Goma in the EasternRead More