Uganda Political Map
Uganda Country Information:
Uganda is located in eastern Africa. Uganda is bordered by Sudan to the north, Kenya to the east, Tanzania and Rwanda to the south, the Democratic Republic of the Congo to the west.
Uganda Bordering Countries:
Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kenya, Rwanda, Sudan, Tanzania
Arua, Atura, Entebbe, Gulu, Jinja, Kaabong, Kampala, Kasese, Katakwi, Katera, Kiboga, Kisoro, Kitgum, Kotido, Kumi, Lira, Madi Opei, Masaka, Masindi, Mbale, Mbarara, Moroto, Moyo, Mubende, Nimule, Orungo, Pabo, Pajule, Pakwach, Rukungiri, Sanje, Soroti and Tororo.
Achwa River, Albert Nile River, Katonga River, Kazinga Channel, Lake Albert, Lake Edward, Lake George, Lake Kwania, Lake Kyoga, Lake Salisbury, Lake Victoria, Mt. Elgon and Victoria Nile River.
Uganda Natural Resources:
Uganda’s various natural resources include copper, cobalt, limestone, salt, hydropower and arable land.
Uganda Natural Hazards:
There are no natural hazards listed in CIA - The World Factbook for Uganda.
Uganda Environmental Issues:
Environmental issues for Uganda include deforestation, overgrazing, and soil erosion. The country’s wetlands are being drained for agricultural use. Lake Victoria is affected by an infestation of water hyacinth. Uganda also has widespread poaching.