Research Dissemination Meeting by Akoll and Kubiriza

Dissemination Meeting of RIF-COVID-19 Projects at CoNAS

Research Dissemination Meeting by Akoll and Kubiriza

The Department of Zoology, Entomology and Fisheries Sciences invites you to participate in the research dissemination meeting scheduled to take place on Thursday, 18th February 2021 starting at 10:00am  in the Chemistry Board Room. The research conducted was supported by the Government of Uganda through the Makerere Research and Innovations Fund (Mak-RIF).

At the meeting, two research results will be presented:

Engaging fishing communities to address the socio-cultural and behavioural risk factors that may facilitate transmission and spillover of COVID-19 (BEFA)

Project team: Dr. Godfrey Kawooya Kubiriza (Principal Investigator), Dr. Robinson Odong (Co-Investigator), Dr. Peter Akoll (Co-Investigator), Dr. Margaret Masette (Co-Investigator)

Complementary Approaches to Strengthen Covid-19 Preventive Measures Among Fishing Community

Project team: Dr. Peter Akoll (Principal Investigator), Mr. Julian Wakube (Co-Investigator), Dr. Margaret Masette (Co-Investigator), Eng. Ronald Walozi (Co-Investigator), Mr. Michael Kasinga (Co-Investigator)

In order to observe the SOPs in respect of the Covid19 pandemic, participants will be able to attend via Zoom. Kindly register for the meeting by sending your details (name, email and institution) to and the link will be shared with the registered participants.

We look forward to seeing you all.