School of Women and Gender Studies

  1. NUFU project –supports four PHD students and four senior researchers in the field of Women and Gender Studies. Research is being conducted in the area of “Poverty and Socio-economic development”
  2. SIDA – The project supports two PHD students in the field of Gender and livelihoods; one is almost completing. The project also supports one senior researcher
  3. AHFAD in collaboration with the University of Addis Ababa in Ethiopia and Makerere University supports five students undertaking research. It also supported five students to go to Khartoum to pursue an MA in Gender Equality, Peace and Diversity. Also supported two members of staff to participate in short term researches and public seminars
  4. APPER – The collaboration is between the University of Vienna and Makerere and Kyambogo universities. The project supports research in gender budgeting initiatives in Uganda
  5. University of Oldenburg in Germany in collaboration with Makerere University, the University of Stravanger, University of Nova Gorica in Solvenia, AHFAD University for Women, University of South Bohemia in Czech Republic and Mbarara University, supports the MA programme in Migration Studies. It also assists to build the capacity of junior staff and engages in teacher exchange programmes
  6. Abo Akademi – it supports teacher and student exchange programmes. Two students from Makerere University were supported to study from Abo Akademi and two students sent to Makerere University
  7. E(blended)-learning programme – it is supported by the Carnegie Corporation of New York. The programme supports research in the use of ICT in universities. It also supported the formation of the School of Women and Gender Studies
  8. Water is life project – it’s an Irish Aid and Higher Education in African Universities partnership. Supported two PHD students from Makerere University to study from Ireland.