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Photo gallery: Bwindi World Heritage Site

FAO/R. Faidutti

 

 

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Trained community guides lead tourists to a number of interesting natural and cultural sites, ranging from rural homesteads to visiting the local traditional medicinal healer. The guides have been trained in presentation skills, park knowledge, handling tourists and first aid. The initiative has been a success, with the number of visitors jumping from 94 in July 2003 to 148 in July 2004.

 

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