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The Main Building, Makerere University against an almost clear blue sky. Date taken 15th March 2013, Kampala Uganda.General

During its special meeting held on 19th February 2020, the University Council considered the Management report, the Senate report, the report of the Finance, Planning, Administration and Investment Committee and reports of University Companies.

Council noted:

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The World Health Summit Regional Meeting April 27th and 28th 2020, Speke Resort & Munyonyo Commonwealth Resort, hosted by Makerere University and the Government of Uganda, Kampala Uganda.Health

The dates for the World Health Summit Regional Meeting in Kampala are set for April 27th and 28th 2020 at the Speke Resort & Munyonyo Commonwealth Resort.

Hosted by Makerere University, the 2020 World Health Summit Regional Meeting will be the first in Africa. Join the international leaders and experts coming together to address the biggest challenges in global health — in the region and around the world.


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 Stefan ZimmermanResearch News

An extensive workshop has been held to further the vision of creating a Centre of Excellence for Sustainable Health. Karolinska Institutet is driving the development together with Makerere University in Uganda, with focus on non-communicable diseases and other high burden diseases.

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Assoc. Prof. Josephine Ahikire, Acting Principal, College of Humanities and Social Sciences (CHUSS), Makerere University, Kampala Uganda.VC's Diary

I congratulate Prof. Josephine Ahikire upon being appointed Honorary Professor at Nelson Mandela University. This responds to our internationalization drive.

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Dr. Ahikire appointed Honorary Professor of the Nelson Mandela University

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 Dr Mohamed Larmode-IDI, Renuka Gadde-Vice President, Global Health, BD, Dr. Lisa Nelson-CDC Uganda Mission Director and Dr. Andrew Kambugu-Executive Director at IDI at the Launch on 17th February 2020, Kampala Uganda.Health

Uganda has received three pioneering laboratory machines to speed up the process of testing and treating patients for bacterial infections as part of the Fleming Fund Country Grant, which is aimed at helping low and middle income countries tackle antimicrobial resistance (AMR). The machines automate part of the laboratory tests that identify the bacteria causing a patient’s infection and can deliver results to doctors up to 18 hours quicker, saving critical time in the diagnosis of life-threatening conditions.

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The RUFORUM Secretariat, Plot 151, Garden Hill, Makerere University Main Campus, Kampala Uganda.General

The Regional Universities Forum for Capacity Building in Agriculture (RUFORUM) is a network of African universities. Until 2004, the Network had operated as a   programme of the Rockefeller Foundation beginning in 1992 known as Forum for Agricultural Resource Husbandry (FORUM). FORUM focused on capacity building to enhance food and nutrition security, working with faculties of agriculture   in 10 Universities in five countries (Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, Uganda and Zimbabwe).

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The Vice Chancellor-Prof. Barnabas Nawangwe (Left) exchanges the letter of intent for academic collaboration with Dr. Mehul Naik of Nirma University, India during the visit on 18th February 2020, Makerere University, Kampala Uganda.VC's Diary

I have had the pleasure to receive Dr. Mehul Naik of Nirma University, India. We have signed a Letter of Intent for academic collaboration in the areas of staff and student exchange, joint teaching and research, and joint publication. I look forward to a fruitful collaboration.

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