|Education||M.A. in Economics; First Class;
B.A. in Economics from Makerere University
|STAAARS+ Research||Linking Agricultural Productivity, Market Performance, and Technology Use among Farmers in Uganda|
Sawuya Nakijoba is a Development Economist working as a Research Associate at the Economic Policy Research Centre (EPRC), Makerere University, Uganda. Sawuya holds a Master of Arts in Economics and a First Class Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Makerere University. She is currently a Doctoral Research Fellow at the Institute for Humanities in Africa (HUMA), University of Cape Town, South Africa. She has worked as a graduate volunteer at United Nations Development Programme, Uganda and also participated in the YPP programme at United Nations Economic Commission for Africa in Ethiopia as a Research Fellow. For the STAAARS+ fellowship, Sawuya is linking agricultural productivity, market performance, and technology use among farmers in Uganda, with mentorship from Professors Duncan Boughton and Rui Benfica.