A department that promotes prosperity and collaborates with the community for quality education, research, sustainable development and improved livelihoods.
The purpose of the department is to fulfill one aspect of the university’s mission for existence, that is, “Service to Humanity”, and her view that the university must not exist in isolation but must be involved and concerned about the challenges faced by communities around it.
- To spearhead implementation of Education for Sustainable Development in the university (mainstreaming of ESD in the university curricula, programs, policies, plans and practices)
- To coordinate the Regional Centre of Expertise Greater Masaka activities on Education for sustainable development in the region
To develop, coordinate and implement in communities sustainable development programmes and projects aiming at improving the livelihoods of communities.
- To build strong relationships, consolidate networks and collaborations form platforms to document and share ESD best practices