“We shall definitely work together,” Dr. Okwir Wilson, District Veterinary Officer and Acting District Production Officer of Lira District Local Government (Lira DLG) assured CPAR Uganda Ltd (CPAR) during a visit that he made to the CPAR Headquarters on Tuesday, 22nd November 2016.
During his visit he toured the grounds of the CPAR Headquarters that are located on Plot 5 Makerere Road, in Central Division, in Lira Municipality, in Lira District. What follows are his words of advice to CPAR which he shared with the CPAR Managing Director, Ms. Norah Owaraga:
This photo is of the CPAR Uganda Ltd (CPAR) Headquarters in Lira and it is located in the grounds of its Lira Base Camp (land and buildings). The photo was taken on the evening of Monday, 22nd November 2016, by Norah Owaraga, the CPAR Managing Director.
CPAR has dug up the grass lawns at its Headquarters and it has established an impressive agroforestry project, right there in the middle of an urban centre - Lira Municipality in Lira District in Lango Sub-Region in Northern Uganda.
The Government of the United Republic of Tanzania (GoT) has given the research project: “Tuberculosis Working to Empower Nations’ Diagnostic Efforts (TWENDE)” a “Clearance Certificate for Conducting Medical Research in Tanzania”
Dr. Mwelecele N. Malecela – Chairperson Medical Research Coordinating Committee of the GoT and Prof. Muhammad Bakari Kambi – Chief Medical Officer of the Ministry of Health, Community Development, Gender, Elderly and Children of the GoT, in a letter dated 11th October 2016, communicated to the TWENDE Principal Investigator for Tanzania the GoT’s decision granting TWENDE ethical clearance and therefore permission to conduct the TWENDE study in Tanzania.
Since January 2016, CPAR is implementing a research on Tuberculosis (TB) code-named: “Tuberculosis:...More detail
In 2016, CPAR began its Policy Advocacy Programmes in which it functions as a Consulting Organisation....More detail