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Kampala - Uganda


Associates + Consultants

Obed Y. Niwagaba – Organizational Development and Training Specialist

Mr.Niwagaba has over 15 years of consistent experience in Organizational Development (OD) and training of both local governments and NGOs/CBOs and has provided mentoring and coaching services to USAID and European Union supported Grantees in various areas.

Over the past 10 years, Obed has provided training and technical assistance (TA) to a host of NGOs/CBOs  mainly in the  areas of strategic planning, leadership and management development, programme evaluation, training of trainers, development of training manuals/modules, change management, fundraising /resource mobilization  and  governance. Clients include: International HIV/AIDS Alliance South Sudan, Uganda Environmental Protection Forum (UEPF), Sembabule Agri-business Farmers Association (SAFE), Gumutindo Coffee Cooperative Enterprise, Send a Cow Uganda, Bakusekamaja Womens Development Association, Voluntary Action for Development (VAD),  Community Initiative for Prevention of AIDS (CIPA), Community Enterprise Development Organization (CEDO), Forum for NGOs in Rakai District (FONIRAD), Bulo STI-HIV/AIDS Awareness Group (BUSTIHA), Ngando Agali Awamu Women’s  Association (NAWA),

Butambala Para-legal Association (BUPA), Mpenja AIDS Care and Counseling Organization (MPACCO) and Gomba AIDS Support and Counseling Organization (GASCO).

Obed has conducted organizational diagnostic assessments for both international and local NGOs using participatory assessment tools such as Organizational Capacity Assessment Tool (OCAT, Participatory Capacity Assessment Tool (PCAT), Participatory Organizational Needs Assessment Tool (PONAT) and the Star Model. He has also produced a number of training manuals/modules for local governments and CSOs. These include: Leadership and Management Training Module, Project Planning and Management Training Module. Project Proposal Development Training Module, Parish Development Committee Training Modules, Project Implementation Committee Training Manual as well as Operation and Maintenance Training Manual.

Obed holds a Masters in Community Participation and Strategic Management as well as Bachelors in Social Work and Social Administration of Ndejje and Makerere University respectively.