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Dr Najib Lukooya

Dr Najib Lukooya

Deputy Director, Water and Sanitation KCCA


Kampala Capital City Authority


Najib Lukooya Bateganya, Kampala, Uganda Dr. Bateganya is a specialist in Urban Environment, Water, Sanitation and Waste Management with professional expertise and experience of over 8 years in the Sub-Saharan Africa region.  

He holds an MSc in Environmental Sciences from UNESCO-IHE, Delft the Netherlands and a PhD in Environmental Engineering and Water Resources Management from the University of BOKU, Vienna-Austria. He has published and disseminated much of his research work in high impact international peer reviewed journals and international conferences 

Dr. Najib is currently the Deputy Director for Water Sanitation and Environment at Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA).  At KCCA he is leading various initiatives, teams and donor funded projects in areas of; Waste Management, Water and Sanitation, Environmental Pollution and Climate Change 

Najib has been a lead expert and team leader on various multi-disciplinary and inter-disciplinary teams both at national and international levels for projects addressing; Aquatic ecosystems and hydrology, water quality, sanitation, Land use dynamics and catchment management, pollution control and management, urban infrastructure and climate change mitigation & adaptation aspects especially in urban environments within sub-Sahara Africa