Mak IR Repository
Welcome to Makerere University's Institutional Repository (Mak IR). Mak IR was formerly called Uganda Scholarly Digital Library (USDL). Mak IR is a collection of scholarly output of by researchers of Makerere University, including scholarly articles and books, electronic theses and dissertations, conference proceedings, technical reports and digitised library collections. It is the official Institutional Repository (IR) of Makerere University.
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Other Useful ResourcesAfrica Portal is an online repository of open access library collection with over 3,000 books, journals, and digital documents on African policy issues. This is an initiative by the Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI), Makerere University (MAK), and the South African Institute of International Affairs (SAIIA). Please visit the Africa Portal at http://www.africaportal.org/library.
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- College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences (CAES)
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- College of Natural Sciences (CoNAS)
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Assessment of the factors affecting the performance of small & medium enterprises (SMES) in Uganda. A case study of MTN mobile money agents in Kampala central business district (CBD) (Makerere University, 2022-05)The study looked at the performance of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in Uganda with a case of Kampala Central Business District (CBD). This dissertation therefore presents an assessment of the performance of ...
Bank financial packages and affordable housing of low and middle-income earners in the Greater Kampala Metropolitan (Makerere University, 2022-04)This study examined the influence of bank financing packages on affordable housing of low and middle-income earners in the Greater Kampala Metropolitan Area, Uganda. The study had four specific objectives, namely; to ...
(Makerere University, 2022-05)This thesis project is an analytical examination of the deployment of musical expression in the practice of state politics under Uganda’s National Resistance Movement (NRM). There are two dimensions under which this ...
The efficacy of financial accountability in the public sector of Uganda: a case of Kampala Capital City Authority (Makerere University, 2022-04-29)This study aimed to establish the efficacy of financial accountability in public sector of Uganda, a case of KCCA. The study objectives were to establish the efficacy of budget control system, to establish the efficacy of ...
The supervision and execution of the periodic maintenance of selected unpaved national roads in 23 UNRA stations lot 3: Gulu station: Gulu – Opit – Odek bridge road (63.1km) (Makerere University, 2022-04-07)This project report contains details of the supervision and execution of the Periodic Maintenance of Selected Unpaved National Roads for 23 UNRA Stations (Lot 3: Gulu Station): Gulu – Opit – Odek Bridge Road (63.1 Km) ...