One Friday 22nd September 2017, PELUM Uganda held its Triennial General Meeting (TGM) in which a new Country Board (CB) was elected. The new Board maintained Mr. Joseph Ssuuna (Independent Director) and Ms. Harriet Ndagire Sempebwa (Kulika Uganda) as Chairperson and Vice chairperson respectively. Other re-elected were Ms. Hellen N. Kasujja (CIDI) and Diana N. Kibuuka (Independent Director) as members. This was in accordance with the PELUM Uganda constitution provision that calls for 40% retention of the CB members (at least 3 people).
The full list of the new CB is s follows;
|Name||Organisation||Designation on the CB|
|1.||Mr. Joseph Ssuuna||Independent Director||Chairperson|
|2.||Ms. Harriet Ndagire Sempebwa||Kulika Uganda||Vice chairperson|
|3.||Ms. Hellen Nakawooya. Kasujja||Community Integrated Development Initiatives (CIDI)||Member|
|4.||Diana Ninsiima. Kibuuka||Independent Director||Member|
|5.||Mr. Felix Lochap||Ecological Christian Organisation (ECO)||Treasurer|
|6.||Ms. Agnes Mable Mirembe||Action for Rural Women Empowerment (ARUWE)||Member|
|7.||Ms. Josephine Kiiza||St. Jude Family Projects||Member|
In his opening remarks as the newly elected CB Chairperson, Mr. Joseph Ssuuna said that, “ I appreciate members for once again entrusting me and the new team with authority to take forward what PELUM Uganda stands for. I hope that when we come back here in 3-years’ time, we will be able to hand over a stronger organisation.”
At the same meeting, out-going Country Board members were given awards in appreciation of their dedicated service to PELUM Uganda.
Below are more pictures from the event