What makes Uganda Jungle Lodges the sustainable Eco-Lodges?
To give travellers the opportunity to experience a sustainable and innovative concept of lodging, that makes the earth a better place. We are committed to sustainable excellence that we have adopted Tourcert Quality Standards methods to optimize operations and keep on the very top of sustainability.
Waste Management and no plastic policy
We are committed to minimise waste by choosing re-usable or recyclable packages, by avoiding any single use plastic items.
We are recycling the plastic, the glass and paper.
Water and Energy Management
We provide water refill for our clients in jugs or glass bottles.
We collect rain water to reduce waste.
We use solar energy for both all the electrical system and solar heaters.
We have an advisory on efficient use of water for laundry.
Carbon neutral Policy
We are committed to a carbon neutral policy by reducing our carbon emissions, by calculating our carbon footprint and by offsetting them through purchase of carbon credit.
As part of this policy, we use bricket instead of commercial charcoal; we use solar energy instead of the hydro-electricity; we take record of transportations and commit in reducing them.
Flow oods Policy
We partner with the slow food movement by giving attention to the local cuisine, using the typical crops of the area mostly organic and through partnership with farmers associations.
We privilege the purchase of local products which supports local farmers and provide quality, fresh and typical food to our clients.
We contribute to conservation by restoring the natural habitats, by supporting the conservation effort by the park and Forest reserve authorities, by providing conservation awareness in the communities
We support local communities through partnerships with local farmers associations and other community cooperatives through engaging them in lodge activities and travel experience.
We employ youth employees from the local communities.
We are committed to fair terms of employment and good working environment.
TOUR CERT QUALIFIED FOR SUSTAINABLE TOURISM IN UGANDA