Environmental Management for Livelihood Improvement Bwaise Facility (EMLI)

The Team

Robert Bakiika.

Is the Deputy Executive Director of EMLI Bwaise Facility and the New York Main Representative to United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC). Robert is a Scientist and Forestry graduate from Makerere University. Robert devotes part of his time to Science-Policy interface thus influencing national, regional and global policy agenda. He serves on a number of national committees and panels in the field of climate change, environment and natural resources. Currently, he serves at the National Climate Change Policy Advisory Committee for Uganda and the National Projects Development Coordination Committee. He has worked on a number of public policy issues such as: Financing for Climate Change and Environment and Natural Resources, Climate Justice, Livelihoods and Environmental Governance. He has written various educative and informative scholary materials on climate change, environment and natural resources, at national, regional and international level. Telephone: +256 782 643315

Jaliah Namubiru.

Is the Programmes Assistant - Climate Change at EMLI Bwaise Facility and the organization Focal Point to Coalitions such as Food Rights Alliance (FRA) and the Environment and Natural Resources Civil Society Organizations Network under the theme on Weather, Climate and Climate Change. Jaliah is a socoial worker and devotes some of her time to EMLI Programming and Moblization of different stakeholders in implementation of activities. Telephone: +256 757 860 659


Grace Nakanwagi.

Is the Accounts and Administrative Officer of EMLI Bwaise Facility. She is an Economics graduate from Makerere University and over 5 years work experince in the field of Finance/Accounts and Administration. Based on the work experience, Grace has attained a wide range of skills and abilities including book keeping, learnt how to record accounting data and maintain such records properly, team work; and interacting well with fellow workmates which have been a strong point to the success of her work tasks and responsibilties. Telephone: +256 774 904351

Hadad Kavuma.

Is the Projects Ofiicer of EMLI Bwaise Facility. He holds a Diploma in Industry Chemistry from the former Uganda Polytechnic Kyambogo now Kyambogo University. Hadad brings his scientific background on molecular chemical analysis to EMLI Bwaise Facility 's Toxic chemicals and Hazardous substance Programme. Prior to join EMLI Bwaise Facility, He worked as Laboratory Technician at Chemipher Uganda Limited. Telephone: + 256 705 194240



Peninah Atwine.

 Is a Programme Assistant at EMLI Bwaise Facility. She is an environmentalist with a degree in environment from Makerere University. She is experienced in environment conservation and climate change response actions and an expert in chemicals and waste in which she has taken at global level. She devotes most her time to advocacy activities on environment conservation. Telephone: +256 759 511169


Christine Mbatuusa.

Is a programme assistant at EMLI supporting the climate work of the climate change programme. She has experience in financing for development, targeting environment and climate change. She contributed to the recent study on domestic adaptation financing in Uganda led by EMLI and WWF UCO. Christine is a member of the Green Growth Task Force and the Uganda Green Economy Network where she contributes to, policy and strategy assessments, conducting economic analyses to better guide public expenditure. She has contributed to a number of EMLI studies through collecting both qualitative and quantitative data. Telephone: +256 705 532516

 Emmanuel M. Kyeyune.

Is the Ag. Communications officer at EMLI Bwaise Facility. He is an Information Systems Analyst from Makerere University. Prior to joining EMLI Bwaise Facility, Emmanuel worked as an IT expert at 2KM Engineering Company Limited. Based on the field experience, Emmanuel brings his Information Technology basics to the organization which have also helped him to improve on his skills and work experience. Telephone: +256 783 103261