National Planning Authority Visits UIRI

Tuesday, June 2, 2020

UIRI was privileged to host the Board of Directors of the National Planning Authority, headed by Prof. Pamela Mbabazi on a familaitisation tour of its Machining Manufaturing and Industrial Skills Development Centre in Namanve.

While briefing the board, Prof. Kwesiga the Executive Director (UIRI) stressed the critical role the centre will play in National industrialisation agenda by providing specialised industrial skills training and apprenticeship for our engineers and the technicians as well as manufacturing of precision metallic and wood products, implements and machine tools.

Prof. Pamela implored academic institutions and industrialists to use the facility to enhance their innovations and skills that are critical to industrialisation.