Rosetti Nabbumba Nayenga

Rosetti has over 20 years of experience in agricultural policy development and research; poverty and policy analysis; monitoring and evaluation; public financial management systems and social protection.  During her extensive career, she has participated in many monitoring and evaluation projects and consultancies; and supported capacity building of young and emerging evaluators. She is currently serving as a Board Member of the African Evaluation Association(AFREA) representing the Eastern Africa Countries; and President Uganda Evaluation Association (UEA) for the period 2016-2018. Previously, she served as the General Secretary of the Association (2009-2013).

Since 2000, Rosetti is working in the Ministry of Finance, Planning and Economic Development of the Government if Uganda; first as a Policy Analyst in the Poverty Monitoring and Analysis (PMAU) for the period 2000 – 2008 and currently as the Deputy Head and Technical Monitoring Officer (Agriculture) of the Budget Monitoring and Accountability Unit (BMAU) for the period 2008 up to date.

Rosetti has been extensively engaged in monitoring and evaluation work within and outside the Government including contributing to the preparation of the country’s National Development Plans and Monitoring and Evaluation strategies; the National Public Sector Monitoring and Evaluation Policy; monitoring budget execution and preparing communication tools and policy. She led the team from UEA that mentored the Burundi Evaluation Association in 2016. She is offered technical guidance to the team from UEA that mentored the Tanzania Evaluation Association during 2017.  Rosetti is trained as Agricultural Economist at the Master’s Level.

She is a Member of Boards of Trustees for various institutions: Foundation for Human Rights Initiative (FHRI); Rotary Vijana Poa (Every Youth Working) program for Uganda and Tanzania; and Mukono High School. For the period 2016-2018, she is serving as the Chair for Risk Management/Monitoring and Evaluation for the 2018 Rotary District Conference and Assembly of Uganda and Tanzania. During 2018/2019, she will be serving as the Rotary District Corporate Partnerships Chair. Rosetti serves the church currently as Head of Laity Mukono Cathedral (2017-2020); and previously as Cathedral Treasurer (2009-2016).