Christopher Bendana is a Ugandan freelance journalist. He is a 2010 mass communication graduate from Makerere University. His writing has appeared in The New Vision, Uganda's premier newspaper, The Christian Science Monitor, Science and The Thomson Reuters. His interests range from conservation, and biodiversity, agricultural innovations to gender. He was awarded with Best Print Population Media Award by the National Population Council of Uganda in 2019 for his story, “Equality: Women decry gaps between policy and reality” published by the New Vision.