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2022 RENU Capacity Building Program Schedule

The schedule for the 2022 Capacity Building Program is ongoing with the Scalable Internet Services Webinar taking place from 16th to 18th August 2022.

Please follow the updates on our pages in case of any amendments.

Capacity Building 2022

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RENU Signs MoU with UNCST!

On 1st July 2022, RENU signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Uganda National Council for Science and Technology (UNCST) to enhance collaboration in the development of research management systems for Data Capture, Storage, Discovery, Sharing, Dissemination and Innovation.

Additionally, check out the National Repository of Uganda (NRU), the first product of the MoU by clicking here.

Details of the MoU signing have been published in today’s New Vision and the Daily Monitor newspapers.

You can also follow the link for the details.

RENU Reaches 400 sites

On 2nd July 2022, the World University Service of Canada, became the 400th site connected to the RENU network.

RENU Signs MoU with NCHE

On Monday 27th June 2022, RENU signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with National Council for Higher Education (NCHE) to collaborate as partners in the enhancement of the quality and equity of access to higher education through the optimal utilisation of Information and Communication Technology (ICT).

Details of the renewal have been published in the New Vision, and the Daily Monitor newspapers of Monday 4th July 2022.

For more details click here.

UCC Renews RENU License!

On Wednesday 22nd June 2022, Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) renewed RENU’s licence to extend connectivity and other telecommunications services to research & Education institutions countrywide.

Details of the renewal have been published in the New Vision, and the Daily Monitor of Monday 27th June 2022.

For more details click here.

Employee of the Year 2021

Aaron Gad Okech

About Aaron Gad Okech

Aaron Gad Okech was recently voted by fellow staff as RENU’s Employee of the Year (EoY) 2021!

Aaron Gad, is part of the Finance Operations and Administration team at RENU, having joined the team in October 2019.

He is known for his exemplary commitment, dedication and sense of humor around the office. He has played a significant role in helping the team push and hit targets during the COVID-19 pandemic, especially in 2021.

RENU greatly appreciates Aaron for his commitment and efforts which have enabled the team to continuously provide the best service to the research and education community in Uganda throughout the pandemic.

Congratulations Aaron!