Odera Joy

Joy Odera Joy Odera is a Kenyan, but she was born and bred in Uganda.  Her early formal education started at Namagunga Boarding Primary School, followed by secondary education at Mount Saint Mary’s College, Namagunga. After studying Economics at the University of Sussex (BA), and Human Resource Management at Westminster University (MA) in England, she […]

Cheryl Daniel

Cheryl Daniel is the Principal of Glen Cedar Public School in Newmarket, Ontario, Canada. As a young girl, Cheryl always had a curiosity about people and what makes them do the things they do.  With encouragement from family, Cheryl attended the University of New Brunswick where she studied psychology and then set about to find […]

Bhima, George

George Bhima is a Ugandan family doctor who grew up in Hoima and Fort Portal. He received his early formal education at Kabalega Primary School and Duhaga Junior School. He then attended Kings College Budo and subsequently trained at Makerere Medical School. George has worked in Uganda, Kenya, Canada and lives and works in Lancashire, UK. He […]

Barbara Barungi Profile

Barbara Barungi is a development practitioner currently serving as the Lead Economist with the African Development Bank in Nigeria. She has previously worked as an economist at the UNDP Regional Bureau of Africa, UNDP headquarters in New York. Prior to that was an advisor to the Minister of Finance in Rwanda. Some of the other […]

Adonia Ayebare

Adonia Ayebare, New York, New York, USA A husband, father, journalist, diplomat, peacemaker, down-to-earth intellectual and a friend– this is how I would describe Ambassador Adonia Ayebare, Uganda’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations in New York. Until recently, Adonia was a Senior Adviser on Peace and Security at the African Union Permanent Observer Mission […]