The President of Civilizations Exchange and Cooperation Foundation (CECF), USA, Imam Mohamad Bashar Arafat together with the Principal of MUBS, Prof. Waswa Balunywa singed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) at MUBS, Nakawa on August 15, 2018.
This MOU is aimed at having a student and staff exchange to Maryland and Uganda to have a number of activities and research done through these two institutions.
Civilization Exchange and Cooperation Foundation (CECF) is an inter-religious non profit organization in Maryland USA, promoting peace and cooperation.
The MOU between MUBS And CECF is aimed at promoting a peaceful co-existence of religious. This MOU will see;
- Exchange of students and staff in regards to peace interfaith training in various fields especially torelance, multicultural understanding for a better world.
- Joint research and publications
- Exchange of academic information and material
- Joint proposals for funding.
MUBS was represented by Prof. Waswa Balunywa, Sheikh Muhammad Ali Waiswa and Mr. Francis Yosa. CECF was represented by Imam Muhamad Bashar Arafat. Present was the Officer In-charge of Public Affairs at the US Embassy in Uganda, Officer In-Charge of Muslim Affairs at the US Embassy and staff and students from MUBS.