Karamoja Tourist Pledge


Sign the pledge and contributeto the dreams of the people of Karamoja.

Importance of the Pledge




Karamoja is Uganda’s final tourism frontier with the countries last great wilderness and traditional living people.

Improving livelihoods


Tourism creates opportunities for everybody in the community to improve their livelihoods and build resilience.

Create bridges


The pledge supports the local community and visitors to connect to the place and the people in a responsible way.

Responsible travel tips


Following these practical steps will make your travels as rewarding and gratifying as possible for you, for the people you meet, and for the places you visit:


  • Support the local economy
  • Ask permission before taking photos
  • Do not give money to people begging
  • Turn off the light when you leave
  • Greet people, say thank you and keep smiling
  • Dress respectfully
  • Keep plastic and recycle it
  • Safe water as much as possible
  • Bring your reusable water bottle
  • Do not walk off the path

    Dear people of Karamoja,


    I Pledge to...


    Respect your cultures, communities and environment.


    Support the local economy so that the community can flourish.


    Take care of all living things.


    Be openminded to learn and share.


    Will minimise my ecological footprint.


    By keeping this promise, I will contributeto the dreams of the people of Karamoja.


    Yours sincerely,


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