BSU KEY STORIES OF CHANGE

Sixteen stories of change, all very different in theme and scope, are part of the impressive mosaic of outcomes and impacts that will remain long after the Building Stronger Universities programme has concluded. 


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25-01-24

A centre of excellence on genomics and bioinformatics. A story of change from KCMUCo, Tanzania

The Building Stronger Universities programme has had an impact on virtually every aspect of institutional, educational and research activities at Kilimanjaro Medical University College, writes Elton Kisanga, Associate Professor, Kilimanjaro Christian Medical University College, Tanzania.
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25-01-24

Considerations to navigate North-South university partnerships. A story of change from Gulu University

Dr Agatha Alidri, Lecturer at Gulu University tells the story about how strong north south power dynamics taught her and her team important negotiation skills and to keep their eyes keenly on the ultimate goals of the project.
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25-01-24

Passion ignited through student centered teaching methods. A story of change from University of Zanzibar

The Building Stronger Universities supported training in problem-based and online blended learning at State University of Zanzibar. As a result the students are more engaged and eager to learn and Aziza S. Abdulkadir (PhD) Lecturer has fallen in love with her job.
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25-01-24

From intensive aquaculture to recycling. A story of change from Sokoine University of Agriculture, Tanzania

The successful turnaround in the quality of education Sokoine University of Agricilture now offer in aquaculture is largely thanks to the experience, passion and dedication of the members of the BSU programme team, writes Renalda Munubi (PhD) Lecturer.
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25-01-24

Motivating through graduation success. A story of change from KNUST, Ghana:

Building Stronger Universities led to improved relationships between students and supervisors, a higher graduate student intake, more visible research outputs, writes Robert C. Abaidoo, Professor at the Kwame Nkruma University of Science and Technology
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25-01-24

Leveraging human resources and research collaboration. A story of change from University of Ghana

Since Building Stronger Universities started at University of Ghana 16 PhD students have completed their studies and hundreds of research administrators and many Masters students have been trained. North-South research networks have also been strenthened, says Professor Kwadwo Owusu.
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23-01-24

Escaping the lure of predatory journals by raising the standard of research articles. A BSU story of change from KNUST

The Kwane Nkrumah University of Science and Technology was dogged by poor publication rates because researchers were lured by “quick fix” predatory journals. By tackling this head on, both the quality and quantity of their academic publications increased, writes Senior Lecturer Owusu Amponsah. ...
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23-01-24

The huge role played by the Building Stronger Universities at Gulu University. A BSU story of change

The capacity at Gulu University has generally increased at both research and administrative levels, and the support BSU gave me may look modest to some people, but it played a crucial role at a critical time in my academic life, writes Francis Atube, Lecturer, Gulu University.
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23-01-24

Transforming teaching and learning at Gulu University – a positive path for community transformation. A BSU story of change      

At Gulu University, the introduction of problem-based learning and eLearning marked a turning point for students, teachers, and the wider community, writes Tabo Geoffrey (PhD) Lecturer from Gulu University.
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23-01-24

How a little seed money triggered interdisciplinary collaboration and sustainability. A BSU story of Change from Sokoine University of Agriculture

The circular economy pilot plant at Sokoine University of Agriculture is a conventional project. But if it hadn't been for the research team's great spirit fostering new ideas, the pilot biogas plant would not have seen the light of day, writes Olav Jull Sørensen, Professor, Aalborg University.
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18-01-24

Free internet access transformed research, teaching and learning. A story of change from Gulu University

The expansion of internet access at Gulu University was a gradual process, but thanks to the Building Stronger Universities programme, the bandwidth was increased, and when the roaming service was introduced, things took off, writes Robert Ringtho, Assistant Academic Registrar, Gulu University.
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15-01-24

Biogas production – a circular economy project. A story of change from Sokoine University of Agriculture

This story by Dr Amina Hamada is about how the team of Danish and Tanzanian researcher co-developeed a biogas digester adapted to local conditions in Tanzania that farmers can adopt and learn from to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, and that students and researchers can use too.
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15-01-24

My life changer. A BSU story of change from Gulu University

Professor Charles Okumu’s story is about his personal and professional experiences as a result of Building Stronger Universities, and about the development of Gulu University that was established to help lift a region fragile after 20 years of war.
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12-01-24

Sokoine University of Agriculture’s citation ranking got boosted. A BSU story of change

A small fund for junior researchers in the third phases of Building Stronger Universities paid off and paved the way for a boost of citations, writes Associate Professor Anthony Sangeda, Sokoine University of Agriculture in Tanzania.
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12-01-24

Researching seagrass ecology and a sterling experience with a non-profit organization. A BSU story of change from State University of Zanzibar

While researching seagrass in Zanzibar, a chance encounter with the director of the Swizz NGO Marinecultures.org became the stepping stone for a joint publication between Århus University and the State University of Zanzibar in Science Direct, writes Dr Idrissa Hamad, State University of Zanzibar. ...
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12-01-24

Unleashing the potential of young researchers at the State University of Zanzibar. A BSU story of change

Sharing is caring; this story provides indisputable evidence that strong partnerships and collaborations have the power to transform young inexperienced researchers into highly productive ‘grown-ups’, writes Dr Fatma Saleh, Lecturer, State University of Zanzibar
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