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SINA Academy; Empowering Uganda’s Youth to become Job creators and Self leaders

Located in Mpigi, 35km outside of Kampala surrounded within a beautiful hilly landscape and lush greenery. The Scenery at SINA was breathtaking and serene. We were welcomed and showed around by Allen Nabulime, a current scholar at the academy. Started in 2014 by Etiene Salbon and Philipp Mäntele (A fellow Kampala Hub Global Shaper), they wanted to solve the [...]

By |August 30th, 2018|Shaper Articles|0 Comments

Realising the Sustainable Development Goals: How can we make the world more Sustainable?

Making the world more peaceful, prosperous and sustainable have been global agenda for many years. The history takes back in 2000 when the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) were adopted; it was the first global anti-poverty movement. After fifteen years, a progress was made but the world realized to engage further effort to end extreme poverty, [...]

By |July 2nd, 2018|Shaper Articles|0 Comments

Transforming East Africa Through Global Shapers

In 2011, Professor Klaus Schwab, Founder and Executive Chairman of the World Economic Forum, founded the Global Shapers Community to empower young people to play an active role in shaping local, regional and global agendas. The Community is a non-profit organization registered in Geneva, Switzerland and housed at the World Economic Forum. Born out of [...]

By |June 22nd, 2018|Shaper Articles|0 Comments

Midas touch?

Over the past 6 months, I have achieved more success than I have in all my previous years combined. I got admitted to the MBA programs at Stanford (with a hefty fellowship), Wharton and Cambridge, was selected as a finalist in Uganda’s Young Achievers of the Year awards, got invited to speak at Horasis’ Global [...]

By |June 4th, 2018|Shaper Articles|0 Comments

The Black Box of Implementation of Policies in Uganda.

In program evaluation, implementation usually refers to the translation of policy either by an organization or company or government into action. Ideal policy formulation and implementation require perfect alignment and the active participation of all relevant stakeholders, such as: leaders, technical experts and professionals, and the targeted communities. However, implementation of policies is rarely fluid. [...]

By |April 10th, 2018|Shaper Articles|0 Comments
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