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Further information

Follow progress on ALTER projects through our photo archives.

News in 2014

  • Grant Davidson, 1 July 2014

    Ugandan fieldwork benefitting MSc students

    The ALTER project in Uganda has had a busy summer as fieldwork got under way. On top of this CAFEA hosted three Masters students from the School of Geosciences at the University of Edinburgh.

News in 2013

  • Grant Davidson, 25 October 2013

    Tour of Uganda’s wetlands

    The CAFEA team has recently returned from two important field trips that spanned the length of the country.

  • Grant Davidson, 28 October 2013

    ALTER Project meeting - Hawassa, Ethiopia

    The First ALTER project meeting in Africa took place at the Southern Agricultural Research Institute, Hawassa, Ethiopia between 28th October and 1st November. 


  • Grant Davidson, 23 September 2013

    Ugandan National Stakeholder Consultations

    CAFEA has been meeting national wetland stakeholders with the aim of introducing the ALTER project and learning about current and past work within Uganda.

  • Grant Davidson, 27 June 2013

    ALTER kick-off meeting

    The ALTER team held the project kick-off meeting at the James Hutton Institute in Aberdeen 27th - 28th June.