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Natural Resource Conservation Network

Natural Resource Conservation Network (NRCN) is a network of professionals who in private public partnership arrangement with the Government of the Republic of Uganda to conduct Investigation, prosecution and reporting of wildlife crime in Uganda in order to reduce on incidences of commercial wildlife trafficking and promote conservation of wildlife.

NRCN has signed a memorandum of Understanding with Uganda Wildlife Authority to support UWA in the investigation, arrest operation, prosecution, use of media in naming shaming wildlife crime convicts and fighting corruption in the wildlife crime law enforcement process. NRCN is also licensed by the Directorate of Public Prosecution Uganda to privately prosecute wildlife cases on behalf of the Government of the Republic of Uganda. Natural Resource Conservation network works with Uganda Wildlife Authority, Judiciary, Directorate of Public Prosecutions, Police and other non- governmental organizations in wildlife conservation initiatives.

The network besides working with the said partners, supervise their wildlife crime investigation, prosecution and reporting to ensure that it’s in conformity with the laws and has direct positive influence on conservation of wildlife in Uganda.

Empowers Africa has partnered with Natural Resource Conservation Network in order to provide a cost-effective solution to fundraising in the United States by acting as their fiscal sponsor. As an established 501(c)(3), we are able to accept donations from U.S. donors and grant the funds directly to their projects.

To read more about Natural Resource Conservation Network’s programs, please click here


Donations can also be made by check or wire transfer:

Checks should be made out to “Empowers Africa” and should be mailed to:

Empowers Africa
2 Beekman Place, Suite 18B
New York, NY 10022
(917) 328-1611

​Kindly note in the memo section of the check that funds are for Natural Resource Conservation Network and indicate a specific program if applicable. Or email us at

For wire transfer details or ​more information, please email us at

Empowers Africa has been approved as a U​.S. public charity,​ contributions to which are tax deductible for U​.S​.​ federal income tax purposes under Section 501(c)(3) [EIN: 32-0403737] of the U​.​S. ​Internal Revenue Code.

Thank​ you​ for your support!