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BASELINE SURVEY ON DISABILITY IN MAKERERE UNIVERSITY

 

 

Table of Contents                                                                                        Page

 

List of Acronyms 5

 

Executive Summary7

 

PART 1:  INTRODUCTION AND SUMMARY OF ASSIGNMENT...            13                                                        

1.1  Introduction …………………………………………………………                  13

1.2  Background ………………………………………………………….                  13

1.3  Methodology  ………………………………………………………..                  16

1.4  Description of Conceptual Approach ……………………………….                   16

1.5  Organisation of Report ………………………………………………                 19

 

PART 2: MAIN FINDINGS FROM LITERATURE REVIEW..………20

 

  1. Introduction: Disability in Uganda ………………………………….                    20
  2. Legal and Policy Framework on Disability…………………………...                   20
  3. Makerere University Legal Frameworks and Institutional Policies…...                    24
  4. Makerere University Policy on Students with Disabilities……………                    25
  5. Case Law on Education and Disability in Uganda………………........                   27        

 

PART 3: ASSESSMENT OF DISBALITY INCLUSION IN MAKEREREUNIVERSITY …………………………………………………………………. 30

 

  1. Introduction………………………………………………………..                     30                    
  2. Political Will………………………………………………………..                      30
  3. Technical Capacity…………………………………………………                      34
  4. Organisational Culture……………………………………………..                      35
  5. Accountability……………………………………………………...                      37
  6. Specific Disability Inclusive Interventions………………………….                      38
  7. Good Practices …………………………………………………….                     42
  8. Intersectionality and Multiple Discrimination ………………………                     43
  9. Good Practices from Other Universities……………………………                    46

 

 

            PART 4: CONCLUSION AND RECOMMENDATIONS …………….49

  1. Key Inclusion Principles  ………………………………………….                      49
  2. Recommendations  ………………………………………………..                     50

Conclusion ………………………………………………………..52

 

Appendices

Annex A:          Human Rights Instruments Reviewed  …………..                                   54

            Annex B:          National Statutes and Policies Reviewed  ……….                         54

            Annex C:          Makerere University Policies Reviewed Results Framework           54

Annex D:          Participants in Consultative Meetings ……………….                  55        

Annex E:          Data Collection Tool  ……………………………….                  57

               

 

List of Tables

Table 1 -   Summary of Findings  ……………………………………..                9

Table 2 -  Overview of Type of Information Sought …………………                 18