The LASER PULSE Consortium in which Makerere University – ResilientAfrica Network (RAN) together with Purdue University in the United States of America (the Lead), Indiana University, University of Notre Dame, and Catholic Relief Services are members have organized a 1.5-day University Research Engagement and Capacity Strengthening Workshop to run from Wednesday, April 12 to Thursday 13, 2023, at the Munyonyo Commonwealth Resort and Conference Centre Kampala, Uganda. A workshop is a closed event and attendance is by invitation ONLY. 

LASER PULSE is a USAID-funded program to support the discovery and implementation of research-based and evidence-supported solutions to respond to development challenges. It brings together university researchers, development professionals (including donor representatives and implementing NGOs), and government and private sector representatives for the purpose of networking, collaborating and innovating together.

 Details about LASER are accessible on 

Workshop Concept Note and Agenda are here