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 U.S Ambassador to Uganda H.E. Deborah R. Malac, Principal CHUSS-Prof. Edward Kirumira and Susan Parker-Burns-Public Affairs Officer at the US. Embassy at the 70th Anniversary of the Fulbright Program held on 21st October 2016, Makerere University, Kampala Uganda.General

In 2001, the Congress of the United States of America established the Ambassador’s Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP) to preserve cultural heritage in eligible countries.  Through the Ambassador’s Fund, American embassies around the globe are helping eligible countries to preserve historic sites and manuscripts, museum collections, and traditional forms of music, dance, and language.  

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An aerial view of the Colleges of Natural Sciences-CoNAS, Agriculture-CAES, Engineering-CEDAT, School of Statistics, Departments of Chemistry and Mathematics. Partly visible in the background is the surrounding Kikoni neighbourhood, October 2018, Makerere University, Kampala UgandaSciences

Call for applications to potential candidates  interested in applying for academic admission to attend the "INTERNATIONAL JOINT MASTERS' DEGREE PROGRAMME IN LIMNOLOGY & WETLAND MANAGEMENT (LWM)", commencing in October 2019.

The LWM Master's programme provides:

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The Swiss Re Foundation Entrepreneurs for Resilience Award recognises entrepreneurial initiatives that contribute to building resilient societies and realising the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. While resilience is the core theme of this annual programme, its specific focus changes from year to year.

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The iGEM Team 2018 poses for a group photo with one of their College Advisors, Dr. Anne Kazibwe (Extreme Right) and Instructor Mr. Otim Geoffrey (Rear 2nd Right), CoVAB, Makerere University, Kampala UgandaResearch News

“iGEM” stands for the international Genetically Engineered Machine. This annual, globe-spanning synthetic biology competition invites teams of university and high school level scientists to spend their summers designing, undertaking, and honing their synthetic biology research projects.

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Acting Director, Gender Mainstreaming-Dr. Euzobia Baine Mugisha listens to input during the Pedagogical Skills Training on 17th October 2018, Makerere University, Kampala UgandaGeneral

The Acting Director Gender Mainstreaming Directorate (GMD) Dr. Euzobia Baine Mugisha has urged Makerere University Assistant Lecturers to work with passion while delivering their services, as this will help stand out as ethical professionals. This was during the 5th Pedagogical Skills Training for Makerere University Assistant Lecturers held on Wednesday, 17th October 2018 in the Quality Assurance Tele-presence Center, Senate Building, Makerere University.

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Prof. Nelson Sewankambo (Left) and Prof. Sarah Kiguli (Right) from the College of Health Sciences, Makerere University, Kampala Uganda are winners of 5-Year Fogarty International Center AwardsResearch News

The former Principal, College of Health Sciences (CHS) and Professor of Internal Medicine, Prof. Nelson K. Sewankambo and Prof. Sarah Kiguli, a Professor of Pediatrics and Child Health in the School of Medicine, CHS, Makerere University have been awarded five-year grants by the Fogarty International Center. Prof. Sewankambo’s African Association for Health Professions Education and Research project award was received under the Infectious Diseases Institute while Prof.

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Prof. David Rubadiri (Seated Left) with his wife and members of his family. Makerere University held a commemorative symposium in the Main Hall on 12th October 2018Humanities and Social Sciences

Hundreds of literary scholars converged in the University Main Hall on 12th October 2018 to commemorate the life of Prof. David Rubadiri. Prof. Rubadiri, an iconic literary scholar, celebrated poet, playwright and novelist died on 15th September 2018 and was buried at his ancestral home in Malawi. Remembered by many for his poetic ingenuity and scholarly acumen as well as his simplicity and humane character, Prof.

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