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Uganda to host a Solidarity Summit on refugees

Uganda will host a Solidarity Summit on refugees to discuss acute challenges the country is experiencing while managing the refugee crisis from her neighbouring countries. The summit, scheduled for June 22 and June 23,...

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DRT finalizes its Strategic plan 2017-21

Development Research and Training (DRT) has embarked on implementing her new strategic plan 2017-2021, after successful completion of her strategic plan of 2012-16. Over the past 19 years, DRT focused efforts on building evidence...

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CBMS technical workshop

Development Research and Training (DRT) will participate in a Community Based Monitoring Systems (CBMS) Technical Workshop in the Philippines on November 14-18, 2016.The workshop will discuss analytical framework and econometric models, CBMS Data analysis,...

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DRT`s 10th speaker’s series next week

DRT will hold its 10th speaker’s series on Thursday October 20th, 2016 in the DRT board room at 1:20pm. Our presenter will be Mr Johnson Kagugube, DRT Executive Director. Mr Kagugube will make a...

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Interface meeting between dwellers, KCCA

Residents of Namuwongo B, a slum settlement in Kampala, will organize a Baraza, as a move to enhance their involvement in planning for their area. The Baraza, the first of its kind in Namuwongo,...

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Public health talk show

Kampala informal settlement dwellers will have a chance to share their public health challenges with City duty bearers on a radio programme scheduled on  87.9fm -Radio Two (Akaboozi Ku Bbiri) on October 27th, 2016....

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DRT`s new Strategic Plan (2016-2020)

Development Research and Training (DRT) has embarked on developing its new five year Strategic Plan (2016 – 2020).  The new strategy will coordinate and consolidate DRT’s contribution to the fight against poverty through action...

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DRT January 2016 Newsletter

Welcome to our January edition of the DRT newsletter. This month we are honoring our departed Executive Director Warren John Nyamugasira. Nyamugasira, a prominent economist, researcher and newspaper columnist, died on Monday 4th January...