Barnabas Nawangwe (@ProfNawangwe )

Barnabas Nawangwe

Bio Professor of Architecture and Vice Chancellor, Makerere University.
Location Makerere Hill
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Twitter for iPhone : At the workshop organized by our School of Social Sciences and officiated by Minister Peace Mutuuzo on gender based violence against children, I have emphasised the role of research for policy and strong laws to deter perpetrators. We must protect the girl child against violence.

Twitter for iPhone : In response to Uganda’s land management challenges, the Quality Assurance Committee of Makerere University has today recommended approval of the Masters in land Management. This is a big step in addressing land management to spur Uganda’s development.

Twitter for iPhone : Makerere innovators participated in an exhibition organized jointly with the Ministry of Water and Environment. The exhibition, opened by Government Chief Whip, Hon. Thomas Tayebwa exhibited some very interesting innovations with great potential to change communities.

Twitter for iPhone : .Makerere University experts in Forestry, GIS & conservation, and I have discussed with Prof. Giorgio Andrian from the University of Padova in Italy, opportunities for collaboration in research on Mt. Moroto and the Karamoja Region. We have agreed to take our discussions to the next level.

Twitter for iPhone : I have held an interesting meeting with a team from University of Dundee in Scotland, who briefed me about the important studies on refugee settlements in Uganda, climate change and sustainable livelihoods. Mak researchers led by Dr. Yazhidi Bamutaze are part of the project team.

Twitter for iPhone : I have held interesting discussions with a team from Gothenburg University led by Prof. Koln, Director of Environment for Development Programme. We have agreed to enhance our collaboration in research on the environment and sustainable development.

Twitter for iPhone : Today I signed a memorandum of understanding with the Vice Chancellor of the Somali National University, Prof. Hassan Omar Mahadalle witnessed by the Somali Ambassador to Uganda, H.E. Mohamed Mohamed. We have agreed to collaborate in research and training.