- January 22, 2016
- Posted by: Nile Dialogue Platform
- Category: News
Nile Dialogue Platform signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the School of Liberal and Performing Arts under the College of Humanities and Social Sciences of Makerere University on 24th July 2014. The Vice Chancellor, Prof. John Ddumba Ssentamu and Assoc. Prof. Byaruhanga.
Rukooko signed on behalf of Makerere University whereas Mr Hakan Ulus (the former Executive Director of NDP) signed on behalf of Nile Dialogue Platform.
The ceremony was witnessed by the University Senior Legal Officer, Mr. Goddy Muhumuza, as well as Hajji Abdu Katende and Dr Helen Nambalirwa Nkabala from the Department of Religion and Peace Studies.
The two institutions will focus on fostering interfaith and intercultural dialogue, stimulating thinking and exchange of opinions on supporting and fostering pluralism and peace, and shall provide a common platform for education and information exchange.
This is done support activities pertaining to better service to humanity such as promoting conflict resolution within and between nations, promoting peace and contributing to a peaceful coexistence of the adherents of different faiths, cultures, ethnicities and races.