Fellows & Grantees

Priscilla Mwondha

African Peacebuilding Network: Individual Research Fellowships 2018
Project Title
Uganda’s "Niger Delta": The Wails of Women and Children in Oil-Rich Communities of the Albertine Grabben
Institutional Affiliation (at time of award)
Development Studies, Makerere Univeristy


Dr. Priscilla Mwondha holds a PhD in Development Studies from the Institute for Social Development, University of the Western Cape, Cape Town, South Africa. She also holds a Master’s Degree in International Development from the Josef Korbel School of International Affairs, University of Denver, Colorado, USA, and a Bachelor’s Degree in Education from the College of Education, Makerere University Kampala. She currently teaches at Makerere University. Her research interests include gender studies, women’s empowerment, and development with an emphasis on natural resource exploitation and social construction of gender.
Dr. Mwondha’s PhD dissertation was titled “Towards Bringing the “Gender Digital Divide” in Uganda: A Study of University to Work Transition Patterns among ICT Graduates” (2018).