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Mak-RUFORUM-Carnegie MSc Research Opportunity

The JICA Building, College of Natural Sciences (CoNAS), Makerere University, Kampala Uganda

The Department of Zoology, Entomology and Fisheries Sciences, Makerere University, with support through a RUFORUM and Carnegie Foundation Post-doctoral fellowship is carrying out research activities that will  contribute to improvement in the areas of fish feed formulation, fish production and value addition through integrated farming system and multidisciplinary approaches.   In view of the above goal, applications are therefore invited from suitably qualified graduate students to be part of this post-doctoral fellowship research team.

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Ubuntu; The Answer to Ending GBV – Prof. Sylvia Tamale

The Director of Research and Graduate Training at Makerere University, Prof. Buyinza Mukadasi together with the  program Specialist of UN Women-Uganda Ms. Susan Oregede posing for a photo with the HeforShe campaign plaque card.

Makerere University Academician and Ugandan human rights activist Prof. Sylvia Tamale has called upon Ugandans to embrace the values of Ubuntu in order to end Gender Based Violence and sexual harassment among communities.

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Mak Awards First Gender-responsive Plant Breeding Course Tailored for ICRISAT Participants

Dr. Margaret Mangheni (Left) and Dr. Esther Njuguna (Right) pose for a photo after the First Gender-responsive Plant Breeding Course Tailored for ICRISAT, 1st December 2018, Forest Cottages, Bukoto, Kampala Uganda

Eighteen (18) researchers from seven (7) Sub-Saharan countries were on Saturday 1st December 2018, awarded Certificates of Participation by Makerere University following the successful completion of the first Gender-responsive Plant breeding course tailored on demand for the International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT) – a member of the CGIAR consortium.

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Dr. Alice Nabatanzi Awarded UP Early Career Research Leader Fellowship

Dr. Alice Nabatanzi, Lecturer, Department of Plant Sciences, Microbiology and Biotechnology, College of Natural Sciences (CoNAS), Makerere University, Kampala Uganda

Dr. Alice Nabatanzi, a lecturer in the Department of Plant Sciences, Microbiology and Biotechnology at the College of Natural Sciences (CoNAS) has been awarded an Early Career Research Leader Fellowship by the University of Pretoria (UP), South Africa. The fellowship will take a split-site approach between Makerere University and University of Pretoria.

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