On the 26/06/2021, NEMRA and UNSCT held a special joint discussion on their potential for collaboration. This discussion concluded with a consensus that a document elaborating areas of potential collaboration is drafted and possible steps of formalising the collaboration between NEMRA and UNSCT are take henceforth.
NEMRA and UNSCT Project
Collaboration between NEMRA and UNCST to Promote Research Management and Community Engagement for Research Uptake and National Development
|NEMRA envisages a wide and well-resourced network of academic researchers and practitioners advancing a culture of intellectually generated evidence-based policy and practice in Africa. Its mission is to demystify the issues around doing academic research, develop insights across a wide array of disciplines, share ideas and develop networks in the process of providing solutions to societal problems through research and postgraduate education.
|The vision of UNCS is a prosperous Science and Technology led Ugandan society. Its mission is to provide efficient and innovative leadership in the development, promotion and application of Science and Technology and its integration in sustainable national development.
|Area of Collaboration
|Assessment of the current research regulatory mechanism in Uganda.
|Collaboration and knowledge sharing between research institutes, HEls and the private sector
|Dissemination of research through technical and/or policy briefs, newsletter series, a peer reviewed journal and other publication outlets.
|Research capacity building initiatives.
|Quality assurance and auditing of field activities for research in the Humanities and Social Sciences.
|Survey on Quality Assurance for approved Humanities and Social Sciences research