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Ugandan Oil – Aidan O’Donnell

In 2011, Aidan O’Donnell travelled to western Uganda to document the environmental impact of oil exploration in the region.

In the documentary, Aidan explored the issues that arose as a result of the oil development. This included the displacement of local people, the impact on wildlife, and the effect on the national political scene.

Ugandan Oil, was broadcast on Newstalk on 19th November 2011.

Uganda is a priority country for Irish Aid. For  further information on Irish Aid’s work in Uganda, click here.