The Co-Investigator

Dr. Laury Lawrence Ocen is the Co-Investigator for the research project: “Challenging Categories: Educated Unemployed Youth as Institutional Innovators in Rural Uganda.” He holds a PhD from Makerere Institute of Social Research, Makerere University; a MPhil, from Makerere Institute of Social Research, Makerere University; an MA from Makerere University; and a BA from the IslamicContinue reading “The Co-Investigator”

Research Abstract

In rural Uganda there is a generation of young women and men who are the first in their family to go to school. Most do not have jobs. Many also participate in local institutions: churches, courts, committees. What changes are poorer, educated, often unemployed youth bringing to these institutions? What ways does their participation reconfigureContinue reading “Research Abstract”