JEEP 30 year’s celebration of Environmental Conservation

Environmental NGO in Uganda

JEEP 30 year’s celebration of Environmental Conservation

On Friday 1st of February 2013 JEEP marked 30 years of existence since 1983. The celebrations started on Thursday 31st  January with a procession along the streets of Kampala.

 

Friday 1st of February 2013 was the climax of these celebrations and a number of dignitaries graced the occasion and among these include  Counsellor for development Sanne Frost Helt who represented His Excellency the Royal Danish Ambassador to Uganda, Different foreign consulates representatives, Retired Archbishop Livingstone Mpalanyi Nkoyooyo,

Central Government Representatives, Representatives from the kingdom of Buganda and Obusinga bwe Rwenzururu, Current and Former JEEP board members, Civil societies organization representatives, JEEP membership groups from different among others.

 

 

Among the communications made included Key note address made by Mr Otim Thomas who represented country director of World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF), Uganda

There where addresses made from former JEEP board members, Partner representatives from Denmark.

JEEP former board members were honoured for their dedicated service devotion and support to activities Joint Energy and Environment Projects.

Outstanding environmentalists were awarded in recognition for their Nature conservation and these included Retired Archbishop Livingstone Mpalanyi Nkoyooyo, Mr. Kyeswa Godfrey, Mr. Johannis and Mukono Diocese

 

 

 

 

There was a demonstration and public touring of the different technologies at JEEP

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A foundation stone was laid by the guest of honour on the training shade which is under construction.

Our guests were entertained by wonderful performances from Kiryokya Parents Brass Band and Tende Talents High school

Children where also given some attention during JEEP  30 years celebrations and this was face painting.

JEEP thanks every body who turn up for 30 years celebration. Lets us  conserve our  environment for a sure future.