Bamboo For Good

As a dynamic team, the Steering Committee provides professional, interdisciplinary leadership to encourage and support progress of B4G programs and related outcome objectives.

Our B4G mission:

B4G provides leadership for uniting regional bamboo resources with institutional partnerships to create innovative bamboo industries and products, new workforce and economic development opportunities, and related educational programs, to address critical urban and rural quality-of-life conditions across East Africa.

The mission of the Steering Committee is to support and sustain B4G administrative, operational, financial, and developmental responsibilities for and on behalf of B4G programs, staff, and program participants.

B4G is honored to have the following individuals serving terms on the Steering Committee.


B4G Steering Committee: 2016-2018

Daniel Lumonya

Academic Dean – Africa South of the Sahara
School for International Training
Brattleboro, Vermont

A citizen of Uganda, Dan completed a bachelor’s degree in social work and social administration at Makerere…

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Hon. Flavia Nabugere Munaaba, MPhil (Law)

Former Member of Parliament, Kaliro
State Minister of Environment and Forestry
Republic of Uganda

Born on the 6th of November in 1955, Flavia is the Executive Secretary of GLOMIC Foundation. She has…

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Barnabas Nawangwe, Ph.D.

Deputy Vice Chancellor (Finance & Administration), Makerere University
Former Dean of Faculty of Technology (2002-2009) and Head of the Dept. of Architecture

Chairman Steering Committee, Centre for Tobacco Control in Africa…

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Julius Omona, Ph.D.

Senior Lecturer
Department of Social Work and Social Administration, Makerere University
Kampala, Uganda

Founder and Executive Director
Anaka Foundation

Click to learn about Julius and Anaka Foundation

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Julius Turyamwijuka

Research Officer
Uganda Industrial Research Institute (UIRI)
Kampala, Uganda

Julius has fantastic a pure organic fertilizer product in the form of biochar. The fertilizer is designed to heal the soils that have…

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Eddy J. Walakira, Ph.D.

Senior Lecturer, Children and Youth
Head, Department of Social Work and Social Administration
School of Social Sciences, Makerere University
Kampala, Uganda

Dr. Walakira lectures at Makerere University in the School of Social Sciences….

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Titus Bitebekezi

Legal Consultant
TFB Advocates and Legal Consultants

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