Full First Name(s)
Sabastiano "Rutash-"
Title (honorific)
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Academic Qualifications
PhD (2014, National University of Singapore); MA (2009, Makerere University); BA (First Class) (2006, Makerere University)
Brief Biography (English)

Dr. Sabastiano Rwengabo is a Ugandan Political Scientist and Independent Consultant, in Fragility and Resilience Assessments, Political Economy Analyses, Institutional Capacity Building, Leadership Training, and Governance. He is a Country Expert with the Varieties of Democracy (V-Dem) Project of the Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg. Formerly a Research Fellow with the Advocates Coalition for Development and Environment (ACODE), Kampala-based regional policy research and advocacy think tank, Dr. Rwengabo recently completed the History Makers Training (HMT) and Oakseed Executive Leadership Course (OELC) with the Institute for National Transformation (INT). He holds a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) from the National University of Singapore (NUS), where he was a Research Scholar, President’s Graduate Fellow, and Graduate Teacher, 2010–2014. His academic research covers areas of International Politics and Security, Regionalism, Civil-Military Relations (CMR), Post-Conflict Transformation, and Democratization. He is interested in the philosophical and practical challenges of strategic transformation and transformational leadership especially in/on Africa. One of Dr. Rwengabo’s latest research products is a Book on Security Cooperation in the East African Community (Trenton NJ: Africa World Press, 2018).

Job Title
Independent Researcher/Consultant
Primary Organisation
Centre for Basic Research (CBR)
Website Address for Primary Organisation
African Country
African Region
East Africa

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