MRU held the international summer school in Uganda (ISSU) on survey, Methodology and Data Management From September 16th,2019 at Kirumba main Campus -Masaka. It was Funded by the VW foundation and jointly  Organised by GESIS – Leibniz Institute for the social sciences, Germany and Muteesa I Royal University. Itbrought together  53 participants from 25 Universities, 8 parastatal  Bodies and % Private sector organised from Germany, Uganda and Kenya.

The International Summer School in Uganda (ISSU) sought to impart Skills and capacities to participants in collecting, processing, archiving and analyzing survey and census-based data in addition to providing data serviceswhich have only been rudimentary developed in sub-Saharan Africa. The capacity building initiative was to support the development of local skills for effective generation