THE UGANDA GENDER EQUITY RESEARCH ALLIANCE

VISION

A gender equitable research system that supports national development

MISSION

To promote  a research system that recognizes and addressed gender barriers and is responsive to specific needs of both women and men in Uganda

OBJECTIVES

  1. Advocate for a gender equitable research system
  2. Promote networking among higher education institutions and research institutions
  3. Support resource mobilization for gender equitable research
  4. Promote capacity building and learning among stakeholders

GOAL

To establish a gender equitable research system  among higher education  and research institutions  in Uganda.

MEMBERSHIP

Multidisciplinary team of 40 volunteers from Ugandan Higher Education Institutions (HEIs), Research Organizations and the Private Sector. Members serve in their individual capacity.

GOVERNANCE 

A Steering Committee provides overall leadership under the stewardship of a Chairperson. Uganda National Council of Science and Technology (UNCST) hosts the Alliance Secretariat.

PARTNERS 

INASP, UNCST, universities, research organizations and research related Government Ministries and Agencies.

CONTACT:  

Uganda National Council for Science and Technology
Plot 6 kimera Road, Ntinda.
P.O Box 6884 Kampala,Uganda
Email: info@uncst.go.ug
Tel:      +256 414 705500

Liaison: Immaculate Nakamya,
Tel :        +256 776 375462