Virtual Research Dissemination - ​Owning our future through community engagement: ​enhancing uptake of COVID-19 prevention and mitigation measures

The research team that conducted the study, ‘Owning our future through community engagement: enhancing uptake of COVID-19 prevention and mitigation measures, led by Prof. Nelson Sewankambo, is pleased to invite you for an online dissemination which will take place on August 3 2021 from 9:00-11:00 AM. The dissemination is organized under the auspices of the Makerere University Research and Innovations Fund (MAKRIF).

This study assessed the prevailing attitudes and perceptions towards COVID-19 mitigation measures and community response to new social norms imposed by the emergency response. It also explored the short-term socioeconomic impact of the COVID pandemic.

We sincerely hope that you will find time in your busy agendas to join us for this event. Please do not hesitate to disseminate this invitation among interested colleagues. Programme details are in the attached poster below.

Should you have any questions, feel free to contact Dr. Daniel Semakula ( and Mr. Dickson Muyomba (

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After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.