About Uganda

Uganda is a landlocked country in East Africa. It is bordered to the east by Kenya, to the north by South Sudan, to the west by the Democratic Republic of the Congo, to the south-west by Rwanda, and to the south by Tanzania. Uganda is the world's second most populous landlocked country after Ethiopia. The official languages are English and Swahili. Uganda's population is approx. 35 million.

Total livestock population is estimated at 12.8 million cattle, 42 million chickens, 3.6 million pigs, 4 million goats and 3.8 million sheep. It is estimated that 4.5 million households (70.8%) rear at least one kind of livestock.