Jinja Adventure Safety Association - adventure tourism at the start of the River Nile, in Uganda, East Africa's "centre for adventure"
Safety Standards Association for African adventures, attractions, sightseeing and tourist activities at Jinja and Bujagali Falls in Uganda.
The Jinja Adventure Safety Association was formed by a group of adventure activity operators, to promote enhanced safety standards, ensuring that everyone participating in adventure activities in the area could be assured that the companies that you book your activities with, strictly adhere to SOP's (Standard Operating Procedures) that are regularly audited by an independent and qualified body - and are actively engaged in 'Responsible Tourism'.
The objectives of the Association:
(a) To provide a forum for Adventure Operators and other organisations with similar or related objectives through which matters affecting their industry can be addressed and dealt with.
(b) To represent and act as a spokesman for Adventure Operators and the above mentioned similar or related organisations in their dealings with Government, Tourism Industry authorities such as the Uganda Tourist Board, Uganda Tourism Association, Donors, Non-Governmental Organisations and other bodies interested in or relevant to the Tourism Industry.
(c) To encourage the creation of enabling environment for ethical, profitable and sustainable tourism in Uganda and to market it worldwide. To encourage and improve the standard and safety of Adventure Operators by promoting professionalism through the application of minimum operating procedures, education and training. In order to achieve the above objectives, the association shall have among others the following powers: In order to achieve the above objectives, the association shall have among others the following powers:
(i) To employ experts, advisors, co-ordinators, administrators and others for the objectives aforesaid.
(ii) To employ with or without remuneration such officers, servants and other persons as the Association may think fit, for the carrying out of the Association objectives.
Members of the Jinja Adventures Safety Association
All Terrain Adventures - ATV Quadbike Safaris beside the River Nile from Bujagali.
Nile Horseback Safaris - off the Kayunga Rd, west bank of the Nile.
Kayak the Nile - Kayaking and Canoeing on the River Nile from Bujagali.
White Water Rafting Companies
Adrift Adventure Company.
Nile River Explorers.
T.I.A. Adventures - This Is Africa.