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Stella Achen

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First Name: 
Stella
Last Name: 
Achen
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History

Member for
8 months 3 weeks
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Phone Number: 
+256 701 588 081
Email: 
achenstella@yahoo.com / sachen@cees.mak.ac.ug
Office Location: 
CCE Block
Biography: 

Stella Achen is an educationist with a Master of Science degree in Population and Reproductive Health, post graduate diploma in Project Planning and Management and with a bachelor’s degree in Adult and Community Education. She is an Assistant Lecturer in the department of Adult and Communications Studies, College of Education and External Studies, Makerere University. She is involved in community work in the areas of Community education, of Primary Health Care on issues affecting the communities such as maternal health, Population dynamics, and HIV/AIDS, among others. She also worked as a trainer / consultant for International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) - where she trained extension workers for Harvest Plus –Uganda. She worked as a trainer / consultant for the Uganda Ministry of Local Government. Ms Stella Achen was engaged as a national coordinator of the department of Community Education and Extra-Mural Division short courses. She supervises projects for students offering programmes in Bachelors in Adult and Community Education and Bachelor in Development Studies. She carried out a study on “Hollywood in Uganda: Local appropriation of trans-national English language movies.” This paper was published by Francis and Taylor group in the United Kingdom. This is just one of the studies among others

Education: 
Msc. Population and Reproductive Health, Makerere University
Post Graduate Diploma in Project Planning and Management, Uganda Management Institute
Bachelor of Adult and Community Education, Makerere University
Advanced Certificate of Education, Caltec Academy Makerere
Certificate of Education, Nabisunsa Girls’ Secondary School