Court has temporarily stopped Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) to stop Issuing export licenses for Pangolin scales. This was following a filed of a Non-Government Organization (NGO)application of Green Watch (NGO) for an injunction to restrain UWA from issuance of export licenses.

Note that a kilogram of scales (1 adult or 2 young pangolins) is worth UGX 1,704,000 with leading markets in China and Asian countries.