Every year, Greening Friday is held on the second Friday of Ramadan. The day was initiated by Hajjat Aphwa Sebyala who co-ordinates Greening Friday on behalf of the Uganda Muslim Supreme Council. This Greening Friday was the fifth celebration.
It began with a special Friday sermon dedicated to conserving the environment. It was heard by around 20,000 people who attended Friday prayers and also broadcast live by Salaam TV and Birali Radio. Around 10 media houses attended the event.