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Successful partnership enhances ICT capacity in Uganda

The BRIGHT-project started in 2016 with the aim to further socioeconomic development in Uganda by enhancing the ICT capacity. One of the main objectives is to educate ten doctoral students, which is well underway with PhD-projects within e-health, translation and industry collaboration.

The SIDA funded project, called BRIGHT, is a partnership between Makerere University and Mbarara University in Uganda, and the University of Gothenburg and Chalmers. The project will enhance the academic capacity of the two universities in Uganda by educating ten doctoral students.