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08/05/2022

Guest Speakers at the 34th UNAA Convention

UNAA & Makerere University Partnership at the 34th UNAA Convention

UNAA ANNOUNCES ITS PARTNERSHIP & COLLABORATION WITH UGANDA’S OLDEST & PRESTIGIOUS EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTION – MAKERERE UNIVERSITY.

Dear UNAA Family and Friends,
With great joy we announce our partnership with Makerere University as they celebrate their 100 year anniversary, and we call upon Makerere alumni’s near and far to join us at the 34th annual Convention to celebrate this remarkable and historic occasion.

UNAA is also pleased to welcome Arch. Prof. Barnabas Nawangwe, The Vice-Chancellor of Makerere University as a guest speaker.
Arch. Prof. Barnabas Nawangwe is a Ugandan academic, architect and public administrator.

He became the Vice-Chancellor of Makerere University in 2017 having previously served as the Deputy Vice-Chancellor in charge of finance and administration from September 2013 to August 2017.
Prof. Nawangwe was the Head of the Department of Architecture from its inception in 1987 to 2002, he further served as the Dean of the Faculty of Technology from 2002 to 2010 and later as the Principal of the College of Engineering, Design, Art and Technology from 2011 to 2013.

He also serves as the Chairman of the Board of the African Research Universities Alliance (ARUA) and Member of the Council of the Association of Commonwealth Universities.
UNAA is honored to have this collaboration with Makerere University as we leverage the best of us while building a transformed society.

Welcome to UNAA Makerere and hearty congratulations on the Centennial Celebrations.


Sincerely,

 

Henrietta Nairuba Wamala

President & CEO, UNAA on behalf of the Ugandan North American Association Leadership.

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UNAA is the largest non-political formal association of Ugandans in the Diaspora. Our organization aims to promote the social, cultural and economic development of the Ugandan Community in North America and beyond. The Ugandan Community in North America numbers over 120,000 individuals.

Comments (4)

  1. Faridah Namisango

    08 Sep 2022 - 06:11

    Good day Admin,,
    I AM CURRENTLY IN UGANDA AND EMPLOYED HERE IN UG. I WOULD LIKE TO BE PART OF THE NEXT 2023 UNAA CONVENTION PLEASE I NEED YOUR ASSISTANCE IN JOINING.
    OR IS IT ONLY FOR MEMBERS IN USA?

    • unaa-admin

      09 Sep 2022 - 01:13

      The convention is open to all Ugandans, please register on our website to be able to take part in the convention

  2. Odeke

    09 Sep 2022 - 07:23

    I’m odeke Cosmas from Entebbe Uganda but I would like to join or register with Unaa,
    Please advice me?

    • unaa-admin

      09 Sep 2022 - 11:25

      Registration will soon be open

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