It is estimated that some 70 percent of Uganda is infested
with 11 species of tsetse, each of which occupies a different
A milk surplus and deficit map can be compared with
maps showing poverty rates and poverty densities in order
to plan more pro-poor dairy interventions.
This map compares potential local milk supply and demand
and shows clear patterns of net milk surplus and deficit.
The map comes from an analysis using geographic information
system (GIS) data coup
This map gives a visual representation of the poverty density:
the number of poor per square kilometer in 2005.
Geography can play a role in determining relative levels
of household well-being, as can be seen in Uganda’s latest
poverty maps (for 2005).
These maps give a visual representation of average livestock
densities in number of animals per square kilometer of
cattle, goats, sheep, pigs, and poultry in subcounties across
Uganda, drawing on
The 11.4 million head of cattle counted in Uganda’s 2008
national livestock census are
not evenly distributed across the districts.
Kotido, Nakapiripirit, and Kaabong are the districts with
This map shows the prevalence of rangeland-based livestock-only systems (tan colors) across the north.
By Scott Thompson and Paul Doko on August 20, 2010
CAR government and people will now be able to track and monitor the country’s forests and logging concessions.
By Kemen Austin, Fred Stolle, and Sophia Elmore on August 18, 2010
A new WRI project will quantify forest degradation and associated greenhouse gas emissions in the forests of the Republic of Congo.
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