The 1st Disability Rights Conference

Event Date
Wednesday, 3 October 2018 - 8:00am to 5:00pm
Event Info

The School of Law has put disability rights issues at the center of its research and teaching over the last 4 years. For this reason the School is implementing an Open Society Funded Project on Disability Law and Rights titled: 'Promoting Disability rights through Legal education'. As one of the activities of the project and celebration of the school of law at 50, the School in partnership with Open Society Initiative for Eastern Africa (OSIEA), Strengthening Human Rights Research and Education in Sub – Saharan Africa (SHUREA) and the Network for Public Interest Lawyers (NETPIL) will hold the 1st Annual National inaugural conference on Disability Law and Rights under the theme: “Adjusting the lenses: Disability rights in Uganda.”

The Conference is scheduled to take place on 3rd October 2018 at Makerere University Main Hall from 8 am – 5 pm. The conference will bring together representatives from government agencies, DPOs, NGOs, members of academia, students and the general public. The purpose of this letter is to invite you to be a participant at the conference.

Attached is the conference programme. In case of any further information/ discussion please contact the Coordinator Disability Law and Rights Project, Dr. Damalie Naggita- Musoke on 0772462416  or

We hope for a positive response.

Yours Sincerely


Dr. Christopher Mbazira                                                                          Dr. Damalie Naggita – Musoke

Assoc. Prof, Ag. Principal School of Law                                               Coordinator DLRP


Event Venue
Makerere University Main Hall
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School of Law
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