uganda dialogue arena


“A holistically shaped generation of young people who are strategically positioned at the centre of Uganda’s social economic transformation.”


“To build and sustain an empowered and vibrant population that strives to live in harmony with divergent views for the benefit of all”

Objectives and activities

  • To re-energize debate and public speaking among Uganda’s young population
  • To partner with other stake holders involved in debate
  • To plan and organize debate tournaments at regional and national level
  • To carry out research on modern trend as far as debate and public speaking are concerned..... For more info

Mr. Donald Maasa


Donald Maasa is a student of Law at Makerere University. He has previously served as Council Director of the Makerere Debating Union and Minister for Justice and Constitutional Affairs in the Makerere University Students Guild. .

He has represented Makerere University at the National Universities Debate Championships and the Action for Development (ACFODE) Inter-Institutional Debate Championship. In 2012, he won a scholarship to represent Makerere University at the World Universities Debate Championships (WUDC) in Berlin, Germany.

He has also represented Makerere University at a number of international moot court competitions, including the African Human Rights Moot Court Competition, the All Africa International Humanitarian Law Moot Court Competition, the Manfred Lachs Space Law Moot Court Competition, the African Court Moot Court Competition, the Stetson International Environmental Law Moot Court Competition and the Phillip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition.