Environmental and climatic conservation and protection
The organization carries out Environmental and climatic Educational and Awareness YAFCD offers environmental / Conservation education to local schools, and also expands to involve out-of-school youths and the wider peri-forest community. The main objectives of the environmental education and awareness program are as follows:
» To create a generation that is aware of its environment hence be actively involved in its protection and improvement.
» To offer an opportunity to students to acquire the necessary knowledge for protection and improvement of their environment.
» To sensitize young minds of the problems facing the environment hence offer an opportunity for participating in finding solutions to these problems.
» To ease pressure on the Ugandan forest by teaching and demonstrating energy - saving techniques (e.g.) fireless cookers, energy conserving stoves etc), nursery management practices and on-farm agro forestry.