- October 23, 2023
- Posted by: Loreen Seera
- Category: CENTRE UPDATES
Makerere University Rotary Peace Centre on 18th October 2023, hosted the 4th Capstone conference where fellows presented their findings and achievements in their social change initiatives in different communities. The function brought together fellows from the 4th and 6th cohorts for purposes of interaction and mentorship.
The capstone conference is where Peace fellows present work they have been doing to promote peace in the communities. Cohort 4 enrolled in October 2022, attended classes and went out to different communities in different countries to execute the projects. The Capstone covers the fellow’s work throughout 9 months – one year funded by Rotary International.
This year, the community projects focused on key thematic areas under the Sustainable Development Goals, which included, Education, Youth and Development, Recycling, Health and Food security.
This year’s capstone was organized under the theme; of Achieving Peace through Collaboration and Community Engagement.