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FAMILY TREE RECORD TRACK TO BE BOOSTED BY ICT

By: Jacky Achan

Makerere University College of Computing and Information Sciences (CoCIS) is to partner with familysearch.org to boost usage of its Family tree platform that helps people create a lineage of their families.

A team from familysearch.org recently met the Principal CoCIS, Assoc. Prof. Constant Okello- Obura to discuss a working partnership.

The familysearch.org platform will use innovations in ICT from CoCIS to make it widely adopted and used in Uganda.

Francis Ssekito a Lecturer at the East African School of Library and Information Sciences (EASLIS) Makerere University, will spearhead the student innovation in this project.

Group picture of Family tree officials and the team from CoCIS Makerere University at the end of a meeting to establish a working relationship.

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