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Mr. Jonas Mbabazi

JonasMr. Mbabazi is a Research Officer with Advocates Coalition for Development and Environment (ACODE) – a Policy Research and Advocacy Think Tank in Uganda. Jonas works under the Local Government Council Scorecard Initiative focusing on Policy Research, Advocacy and Training and Local Council Development. He has widely published policy research papers, policy briefs and opinion articles on decentralization and local governance in Uganda. He currently manages a project component under the Local Government Councils’ Scorecard Initiative that is funded by RTI/USAID under (Governance, Accountability, Participation and Performance (GAPP) Program. He has amassed skills in performance measurement of public institutions and analysis policy initiatives. He also has experience projects’ design and evaluation, qualitative and quantitative research and has been involved in various research assignments including Baselines, Mid Term and end of project evaluations of various organizations.

Mr. Mbabazi holds a Bachelor in Social Work and Social Administration of Makerere University (2007). Other notable assignments handled include: Mid-Term Evaluation of Bukonde and Kirima Community Development Projects; End of Project 2010 Survey, “Health Marketing, Health Behaviour and Communication Survey” under UHMG/AFFORD; End Evaluation of Community Based Reproductive Health Services Project for PLAN- Uganda; Review of Capacity Building Strategy (2007-2010) for Public Procurement and Disposal of Public Assets Authority (PPDA); Drafting of a Draft Policy Paper for the Transformation of Public Service in Uganda ; Tracking Essential Medicines and Health Supplies (EMHS); and The 3rd National Integrity Survey(NIS III) in 2008. Others include: Kampala Environment Integration Management Project (KIEMP); Determination of the Pension Scheme for Makerere University Staff; Qualitative assessment of “Be a Man” Campaign in Uganda; Micro Finance Consumer Learning Education, Mid Term Review of CPO 20 (HIV/AIDS) for Plan International; Evaluation of Quality of care provided by Profam Clinics for PSI international; The Evaluation of UNPA 5th Country Programme and conducting a baseline for the 6th Country programme; External Evaluation of Rakai Community Based AIDS Project (RACOBAP) for Lutheran World Federation; and Formative research on Wellness for AFFORD among others. Email: jmbabazi@acode-u.org

Publications

Bainomugisha, A., Muyomba-Tamale, L., Muhwezi, W., W., Cunningham, K., Ssemakula, E., G., Bogere, G., Rhoads, R. and Mbabazi, J. Local Government Councils Scorecard Assessment 2014/2015: Unlocking Potentials And Amplifying Voices, Kampala, ACODE Policy Research Series No. 70, 2015.

Mbabazi, J., Akena, P., and Aryemo, B., Local Government Councils’ Performance and Public Service Delivery in Uganda: Lira District Council Score-Card Report 2013/14, Kampala, ACODE Public Service Delivery and Accountability Report Series No.42, 2015

Mbabazi, J., Odongto, R., L., and Oringa, J., F., Local Government Councils’ Performance and Public Service Delivery in Uganda: Agago District Council Score-Card Report 2013/14, Kampala, ACODE Public Service Delivery and Accountability Report Series No.39, 2015

Mbabazi, J., Kumakech, J., Rupiny, R. R., and Okot, G., Local Government Councils’ Performance and Public Service Delivery in Uganda: Nebbi District Council Score-Card Report 2012/13, Kampala, ACODE Public Service Delivery and Accountability Report Series No.22, 2014.

Mbabazi, J., Odongto, L.R., and Owiny, B.J., Local Government Councils’ Performance and Public Service Delivery in Uganda: Agago District Council Score-Card Report 2012/13, Kampala, ACODE Public Service Delivery and Accountability Report Series No.21, 2014.

Mbabazi, J., Akena, P., and Okello, B., Local Government Councils’ Performance and Public Service Delivery in Uganda: Lira District Council Score-Card Report 2012/13, Kampala, ACODE Public Service Delivery and Accountability Report Series No.14, 2013.

Mbabazi, J., Kumakech, J., Rupiny, R.R., and Okot, G., Local Government Councils' Performance and Public Service Delivery in Uganda: Nebbi District Council Score-Card Report 2011/12, Kampala, ACODE Public Service Delivery and Accountability Report Series No.12, 2013.

Mbabazi, J., Akena, P., and Okello, B., Local Government Councils' Performance and Public Service Delivery in Uganda: Lira District Council Score-Card Report 2011/12, Kampala, ACODE Public Service Delivery and Accountability Report Series No.7, 2013.

Egunyu, M., Mbabazi, J., and Mugalya, A., Local Government Councils' Performance and Public Service Delivery in Uganda: Mbale District Council Score-Card Report 2011/12, Kampala, ACODE Public Service Delivery and Accountability Report Series No.6, 2013.

Mbabazi, J., Massa, D., Rupiny, R. R., Ogamdhogwa, M., Local Government Councils’ Performance and Public Service Delivery in Uganda: Nebbi District Local Government Council Score- Card Report 2009/10, Kampala, ACODE Policy Research Series, No. 54, 2011.