She is the Pioneer University Secretary for the African Rural University (ARU) for women in Kagadi. She oversees finance and administration. She has been instrumental in the development and growth of the University as Director Programmes from 2004-2010 with URDT the founding entity. She brings a wealth of development and gender related experience through her work as a Manager, Social Researcher and activist with local and international women agencies. Jacqueline Akello holds a Master of Science in Development Management from Open University– United Kingdom. She holds a Post Graduate diploma in Computer Science and a Bachelor’s degree in Social Science with Political Science and Social Administration both from Makerere University. Email:

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