Monthly Archives: August 2017

  • Ending Violence Against Women and Girls (EVAWG) Challenge » Call for Innovations

    Posted on August 14, 2017 by earilab in Outreach.

    Dear All,   Greetings from Makerere University School of Public Health ResilientAfrica Network (RAN) www.ranlab.org.    In partnership with UN WOMEN, ResilientAfrica Network (RAN) is implementing a project on equipping communities in Northern Uganda (Gulu and Kitgum Districts) and partners with skills directed towards the use of innovative approaches in Ending Violence Against Women and Girls (EVAWG). This EVAWG […]

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  • The National Technovation Challenge 2017

    Posted on August 12, 2017 by earilab in Featured, News and Info.

    The Global Technovation Challenge is an annual global technology entrepreneurship program and competition for girls around the world between the ages of 10 to 18. The program instills in these girls, key skills in mobile application development, entrepreneurship, problem solving and team work. The competition follows a 12-week curriculum that teaches girls to identify and address pertinent challenges in their […]

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  • RAN at the World Youth Skills Day Event, July 15, 2017

    Posted on August 12, 2017 by earilab in News, News and Info.

    On Saturday the 15th of July 2017, some of the RAN student interns were privileged to take part in the celebration of World Youth Skills day in an event organized by Challenges Worldwide and the Innovation Village in Ntinda, Kampala Uganda. Following the theme “Skills development to improve youth employment,”the afternoon offered many workshops on practical employability skills and career […]

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  • Geo Mappers at RAN- July 11, 2017

    Posted on August 12, 2017 by earilab in Featured, News, News and Info.

    Following the just concluded first ever  State of the Map conference organized by the OpenStreetMap (OSM) community in Africa, Chad Blevins from the Geo Center at the Global Development Lab, USAID Washington D.C together with 6 Geo Mappers from Uganda, Kenya and Malawi visited the RAN Innovation Lab. During this visit, the team toured the Innovation Lab […]

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  • RAN on boards the 4th cohort of student interns

    Posted on August 12, 2017 by earilab in Featured, News and Info.

    On July 3rd, 2017, the ResilientAfrica Network (RAN) enrolled a total of 31 students as student interns. The students come from various universities including Makerere University, Kyambogo University, International Health Sciences University in Uganda and Makerere University Business School and are currently either in their second or third year of studies, pursuing courses in Engineering, […]

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