MILLENIUM SCIENCE INITIATIVE PROJECT AT KYAMBOGO UNIVERSITY
(i) Project Title:
â€œUpgrading the training and teaching of Mathematics and Science by incorporating ICT through
Open Distance and eLearning in Ugandaâ€
(ii) Description of the Project.
Officially the project started off on 01/02/2009 and it will end on 31/01/2013.
GRANT NUMBER: MSI/WB2/2/24/08 IMPLEMENTING INSTITUTION: KYAMBOGO UNIVERSITY, (KYU)
PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATOR: Dr. Obwoya Kinyera Sam
Research Team: Dr. Obwoya Kinyera Sam; Dr. Jude Lubega; Dr. Juma Kasozi; Dr. Twesigye Charles; Dr.
Kadodooba Michael; and Mr. Okumu Charles Raymond
Incorporated Team : Ms. Sarah Kisa (Mathematics); Mr. Bernard Mugeni (Computer Science); Mr.
Richard Oriada (Physics); Dr. Pascal Soita (Sports Science) Mr. Apollo Namansa(ICT technician);
Lak Angella (ICT technician); Ms. Catherine Lwabaami (Account assistant); Mr. David Isooke
History of the Millenium Science Initiative (MSI)
The Millennium Science Initiative came into being over the course of several years, building on
the rich history of previous attempts to build S&T capacity in the developing world. These
attempts have included programs of the The Academy of Science for the Developing World,
UNESCO, ICSU, the European Union, private foundations, Scandinavian aid organizations, and
The World Bank.