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The Academic Registrar Makerere University wishes to inform all students that the The University Council at its 132nd Meeting held on 16th October, 2014 noted with concern that a number of students had failed to fees (Tuition and Functional Fees) by the sixth week of the Semester as per University Policy.

The University Council after due deliberations agreed as follows:-

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Innovations on display during the Presidential Initiative Forum Exhibition, 30-31st July 2014, Makerere University, Kampala UgandaResearch News

The Global Resilience Challenge is a multi-phase resilience design challenge focused on bringing together people and organizations from across sectors to collaborate on bold and innovative solutions to the toughest resilience challenges in 3 focus regions. These teams will collectively research and diagnose problems and develop locally-driven, high-impact solutions that can build resilience at scale.

Awards for Problem Identification & Solution Development are up to $200,000 per team, and awards for Implementation are up to $1 million per team.

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Israeli Knesset Director General Ronen Plot (4th R) and his wife (3rd R), Principal CoVAB-Prof John D. Kabasa (5th R), Deputy Chairperson of Council-Hon. Irene Ovonji-Odida (6th R), Otuke Women Representative-Hon. Annet Nyakecho Okwenye with Members of the Knesset Delegation, Ugandan Parliament, Makerere Staff and CoVAB Students during the visit on 17th October 2014General

The Director General of the Knesset has on a recent visit to Makerere University promised to link academic staff to their colleagues in Israel. The Knesset is the legislative arm of the Israeli Government. Mr. Ronen Plot, his wife and 6 others from the Israeli Parliament were accompanied to Makerere on 17th October 2014 by Hon. Benson Obua Ogwal and Hon. Annet Nyakecho Okwenye the Member of Parliament for Moroto County and Woman Member of Parliament for Otuke County respectively.

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Sweet sorghum variety launch in Bukedea by the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences (CAES) in July 2012, Makerere University, Kampala UgandaResearch News

The Plant Microbe Interactions - Exploring Microbes to improve Crop productivity is a course supported jointly by Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU) Global Initiative and conducted jointly by SLU and Makerere University. The course aim is to provide knowledge and skills in the biology, analysis and applications of beneficial plant microbe interactions.

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The Makerere University Community held a Dua in commemoration of renown Scholar, Prof. Ali Mazrui at the main campus. The event, which took place at the University Mosque on 17th October 2014, was a collection of powerful and moving tributes from all who stood to speak about the Prof. Mazrui.

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State-of-the-art Laboratory, College of Health Sciences (CHS), Makerere University, Kampala UgandaGeneral

Across West Africa, Ebola-related deaths are on the rise. Experts estimate that this devastating virus--which claims more than 50 percent of all its victims--has the potential to double its reach every three weeks. In the worst affected countries including Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone, the public health infrastructure is under strain.

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