Is a 3 year research program (Nov. 2006
– December 2009) funded by IDRC under agreement no.
103876-001. The project is entitled, “Poverty, Information
and Communication Technology in Urban and Rural Eastern Africa”
Case Studies from Uganda, Kenya, Rwanda and Tanzania.
The research project is intended to assess the relationship
between poverty and ICT in the region. NURRU is the lead agency
and other organizations include: Commission for Science and
Technology (COSTECH) Tanzania, Institute of Development Studies
(IDS) University of Nairobi, OSSREA Rwanda and University
of Kwazul Natal; South Africa.
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DFID Civil Society Umbrella Program
In March 2006, NURRU entered into pattern ship with DFID
in agreement no. AG. 4485 to implement the 3 year Civil Society
Umbrella Program. The project is aimed at enhancing rights
awareness and advocacy for influencing government policies,
programmes and strategies.
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European Union Civil Society Capacity Building
The NURRU–EU–CSCBP project is implemented under
agreement no. C7/192/2005 which was signed on 9/8/2006. The
project is implemented in Katakwi and Morungatuny sub counties
in Katakwi and Amuria Districts respectively. It is titled,
Enhancing Civil Society Capacity in Advocacy for Poverty Reduction
and Budget Monitoring for Children, People with Disabilities
and Rural Women”. The project aims at empowering communities
in order to improve their lives.