Welcome to Panos Eastern Africa

Panos Eastern Africa (PEA or Panos) is south-led and based regional information and communications for development, not for profit, non government organisation that believes quality information is a right for all and a tool for development. Panos is a part of a global network of institutions. PEA works to reduce poverty through strengthening independent journalism and information flows for poor and marginalised people, generating greater commitment to the role of media and communication among development policy-makers

1st August, 2014

Community Forest Management within forest Governance

Using simple tools to protect Uganda’s multi-million dollar Forest Estate

1st July, 2013

Minister urges change in mindset over use of forests as he launches new program on forest sector transparency.

‘’Plant a tree to celebrate your birthday, wedding anniversary, plant a birthday tree for Jesus or prophet Mohammed, plant trees to demarcate boundaries of your land or trees, if every Ugandan did this, just imagine how many forests we would have in years to come.”

7th July, 2014

Forestry Governance coverage so far.

Panos Eastern African journalist training on forestry governance yields results.


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11th August, 2014 in Resources


This is the third PEA strategic plan, preceded by two others (2004-06; and 2007-11). The previous strategic plans involved strengthening PEAs autonomy and positioning it within the Eastern African region as a media development,...

6th August, 2014 in Resources


Panos Eastern Africa (PEA) is implementing a project that seeks to improve management of Uganda’s forest resources by enhancing media’s capacity to effectively report, analyse , inform and engage ordinary citizens (forest communities) in...

6th August, 2014 in Resources


This baseline is part of a series of four baseline studies commissioned by Panos Eastern Africa to benchmark the implementation of the project “Strengthening Media agency for Child Protection”, the other countries...