A Report of the First Research Dissemination Workshop on the NORHED Project Entitled, “Regional Capacity Building For Sustainable Natural Resources Management And Agricultural Productivity Under Climate Change (CAPSNAC)”
Makerere University was highly successful in the NORHED call for proposals culminating into 13 projects where Makerere is participating. One of these projects entitled,” Regional Capacity Building for Sustainable Natural Resource Management and Agricultural Productivity Under Climate Change” (CAPSNAC) is being led by a team of scientist from the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences (CAES), who are collaborating with the Addis Ababa University (Ethiopia), University of Juba (Southern Sudan) and the Norwegian University of Life Sciences (Norway).
The main objective of the project is capacity building for Southern Sudan. Makerere University embarked on training a number of staff from University of Juba while also strengthening the capacity of its members of staff in climatic, environmental and agricultural research as well as curriculum development.