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The Global African Swine Fever Research Alliance (GARA) has issued a call for abstracts for the upcoming 2020 Scientific Meeting scheduled to take place from 14th to 16th April 2020 at Munyonyo Commonwealth Resort Hotel Kampala, Uganda.

Deadline for abstract submission is 14th February 2020

Please send abstracts to GARA[at]

Early bird registration is also running through 14th February 2020. REGISTER HERE

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 The Permanent Secretary, MoES-Mr. Alex Kakooza (Left) and the Deputy Director, Hunan Provincial Department of Education sign the MoU on 11th December 2019 in China. General

This evening, Wednesday 11th December, 2019 at the Ministry of Education and Sports of the Hunan Province of China, Mr. Alex Kakooza, the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Education and Sports has signed an agreement of cooperation in the area of higher and vocational education with the Deputy Director of Hunan Department of Education. The agreement paves the way for student and academic staff exchange between Uganda and Hunan. Under the agreement Ugandan students will get scholarships for masters and PhD in various disciplines at the more than 100 universities in Hunan.

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The Acting Deputy Vice Chancellor (Finance and Administration), Prof. William Bazeyo receiving the Minister's contribution from the Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Rt. Hon. Jacob  Oulanyah. on right, is the Director, Gender Mainstreaming Directorate, Dr. Euzobia Mugisha Baine.General

Makerere University Female Scholarship Foundation (FSF) is set to double scholarships for female students from 20 to 40 slots with a comprehensive package. This was revealed by the Acting Deputy Vice Chancellor (Finance and Administration), Prof. William Bazeyo during the FSF Resource Mobilisation Dinner which took place on 6th December 2019 at Kampala Serena Hotel, Victoria Hall.

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The Vice Chancellor-Prof. Barnabas Nawangwe (Right) and Prof. Ma Huaide (Left) moderate the debate on "Highlighting the Role of Chinese and Host Institutions in Confucius Institute Operation” during Day 2 of the Chinese Language Education Conference, 10th December 2019, Changsha, China.VC's Diary

On 10th December 2019 during Day 2 of the 2019 Chinese Language Education Conference happening in Changsha, China, I moderated the debate on "Highlighting the Role of Chinese and Host Institutions in Confucius Institute Operation” alongside Prof. Ma Huaide, Vice President of China University of Political Science and Law. This was during one of the breakaway sessions.

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The Deputy Speaker of Parliament-Rt. Hon. Jacob Oulanyah (2nd Right), Acting Vice Chancellor-Prof. William Bazeyo (2nd Left), Director GMD-Dr. Euzobia Mugisha Baine (Left) and Mrs. Elizabeth Gabona (Right) at the Resource Mobilization Dinner for the Mak FSF, 6th December 2019, Kampala Serena Hotel, Uganda.General

On Friday 6th December 2019, all roads led to the Victoria Hall, Kampala Serena Hotel as Makerere University held Resource Mobilization Dinner for Female Scholarship Foundation (FSF). Code named " Drop a 'coin' and forever change a life", the Resource Mobilization Campaign is aimed at ensuring sustainability of the FSF.

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 Dr. Samuel Baker Kucel, Prof. George Openjuru, Prof. Paul Mugambi, Rev. Can. Dr. John Senyonyi, Prof. Mary Okwakol, Acting Vice Chancellor-Dr. Umar Kakumba, Dr. Mouhamad Mpezamihigo and Dr. Muhammad Kiggundu Musoke with University Leaders after the Vice Chancellors' Forum on 9th December 2019, Makerere University, Kampala Uganda.General

Makerere University on Monday 9th December, 2019 hosted the Quarter Four (Q4) Vice Chancellors’ Forum 2019 in the Senate Conference Hall. The half-day event was addressed by the Executive Director, National Council for Higher Education (NCHE), Prof. Mary J.N. Okwakol. The University Leaders were received by the Acting Vice Chancellor and Deputy Vice Chancellor (Academic Affairs), Dr. Umar Kakumba together with the Academic Registrar, Mr. Alfred Masikye Namoah.

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Johannesburg, South Africa - December 9th, 2019 - Seedstars World, the largest seed-stage startup competition for emerging markets and fast-growing startup scenes, has come to its peak during the latest edition Seedstars Summit Africa in South Africa, on December 3rd to 5th.

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