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TRF Canada Announces Endowment for Mak Rotary Peace Centre

The Rotary Foundation (TRF) Canada has on behalf of Canadian Rotarians announced an endowment fund to support the annual capstone seminar at Rotary’s newest Peace Centre at Makerere University in Kampala, Uganda. The endowment was established with a gift of CAN$125,000.00 (US $100,000) to The Rotary Foundation. The seminar is an opportunity for peace fellows to reflect […]

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Rotary to Fund ECD Center at Makerere University

The Rotary Clubs of Uganda have partnered with Makerere University to establish an Early Childhood Development (ECD) Center worth millions of shillings. “The Center will focus on early childhood education, maternal and child health” said PDG Mike Kennedy Sebalu. PDG Sebalu revealed that the initiative will focus on basic education and promoting literacy. He thanked […]

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Visit by Rotary International President

Rotary International President Shekhar Mehta together with the First Lady Rashi Mehta will visit Makerere University on Wednesday, 15th September 2021. During his visit, the President and the First Lady will hold a high-level meeting with the University Top Management and representatives of Rotarians in Uganda. They will also tour the Rotary Peace Center, and end the visit […]

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Makerere hosts Africa’s Rotary Peace Centre, to offer full scholarships

The Centre, which will be hosted by the College of Humanities and Social Sciences, will be fully supported by Rotary International financially to offer full scholarships. #ROTARY INTERNATIONAL PEACE CENTRE#MAKERERE UNIVERSITY  By Jeff Andrew Lule and Oliver Nyamwiza Makerere University is to host the first Rotary International Peace Centre in Africa to help deal with […]

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Rotary, Makerere University set up first peace centre in Africa

The first Rotary peace centre in Africa is set to start operation after Makerere University and Rotary International held a signing ceremony and media launch on January 9. The official launch of the centre and its programmes will be in September, to be presided over by minister of Education and Sports Janet Museveni. A memorandum […]

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The Independent: First Rotary Peace centre in Africa opened at Makerere University

The Independent: First Rotary Peace centre in Africa opened at Makerere University Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | The first Rotary Peace Centre in Africa has opened at Makerere University. Under the new Peace Centre which is to be hosted by the Makerere’s College of Humanities and Social Sciences, Rotary and Makerere University will start offering […]

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Ronald Kasule-Uganda

Rotary Peace Fellow 2021-Makerere University Profile I am an Inclusive Development Practitioner by profession. I have been working for over 13 years as a self-advocate, community educator, and development consultant with a focus on disability rights, education, and inclusive programming. “The Peace Fellowship has given me an opportunity to develop skills and tools that would […]

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Catherine Baine-Omugisha-Uganda

Rotary Peace Fellow 2021-Makerere University Catherine Baine-Omugisha-Uganda Profile She is an Advocate, Business Administrator, a Chartered Mediator, and a Fellow of the Association of Arbitrators (Southern Africa). She is the founder and Managing Advocate of Baine-Omugisha Legal Consultants and Advocates, which is a Conflict Mitigation and Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) Centered Law Firm. She also […]

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Peace fellows tasked to innovate social initiatives that address challenges in communities

Prof. William Bazeyo, the Chairman board of directors, Makerere University Rotary Peace Center has tasked the Makerere University Rotary peace fellows to innovate social interventions that directly address the challenges faced in the communities especially refugee settlements. The Professor said this while speaking at a breakfast meeting with the peace fellows in Kampala today Thursday […]

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