Uganda

UNESCO Chair in Educational Policy, Planning, Management and Research Development (749), established in 2006 at Makerere University, Kampala (Uganda).

Fields/Disciplines

Educational Policy, Planning, Management and Research Development for institutions of higher learning.

Objectives

  • The purpose of the Chair shall be to establish a Centre promote an integrated system of research, training, information and documentation in Educational Policy, Planning, Management and Research Development for institutions of higher learning.
  • It will i) build capacity to develop human resource capacity in educational management, policy, analysis, planning and research in the areas of teaching, postgraduate programs and awarding academic degrees;
  • ii) establish and enter into partnerships and linkages with relevant organizations.
  • It will serve as a means of facilitating collaboration between high-level, internationally recognized researchers and teaching staff of the Academy and other higher institutions in other regions of the world.

Host Institution

UNESCO Sector/Office responsible for the Chair/Network

Education.

Contact

Dr Augustine Ngozi Ezenne, Department of Educational Studies, School of Education, University of the West Indies
UNESCO Chairholder
City - Mona, Kingston
Country - Jamaica

Prof. Livingstone S. Luboobi, Makerere University, School of Education, Department of Higher Education
Vice Chancellor
E-Mail address - highereduc(at)educ.mak.ac.ug
Work Phone - 256-41-532992 /542-28-03
Fax - 256-41-54-10-68
Street - P.O.Box 7062
City - Kampala
Country - Uganda