URTC Expert Team
URTC has a core of permanent staff that includes the directors and several Senior Planners,Land use Experts, Social Development Experts and Environmentalists.
Dr.Koojo CharlesExecutive Director
Dr. Charles Koojo is a graduate scientist with postgraduate degrees for more than 20 years of professional experience. Starting as a Research Assistant, and physical geographer, Dr. Koojo has over these years developed into an Expert in Physical Planning, Land Use Master Plans and Environmental Social Impact Assessments. These experiences were gained through working for the government ministry, consultancy, university teaching and various adhoc assignments with international bodies and organisations.
Administrative and field support, back stopping, Team Leader for physical and environmental planning projects/assignment mobilisation, coordination, team deployments, report production, development of technical proposals, applied research, baseline surveys, climate change adaptation and mitigation aspects, climate risk management, disaster risk management, occupation health and safety, Eco-benefits and cleaner production, land use resources analysis and management, housing and land policies, community planning, development control, urban poverty, training of trainers(TOT)staff and interns, technical assistance and advice on environment and physical planning.
He has prepared over 30 Physical Development Plans, undertaken over 120 Environmental and social impact assessment (ESIA), Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA), environmental audits and resettlement action plans.
He is involved in various feasibility studies which include Environmental Management Plan, Supervision of Health and Safety Plan of Contractors on various infrastructure development projects, Roads, Water and Sanitation, Telecommunications, Railways, Electricity projects and Buildings under construction.
Wycliffe Ogello OmondiUrban Planner/GIS Expert
Wycliffe Ogello Omondi
Mr. Ogello Wycliffe is A Senior Physical Planner, GIS specialist and EIA expert. He holds a Master of Science in Geo-Information Science (GIS) and Technology, Master of Public Infrastructure Management Post Graduate Diploma in Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA), and Bachelor of Urban Planning with over 10 years of working experience and sound technical expertise in matters related to urban planning, land use planning, master planning, GIS mapping, Environment and Social Impact studies, project planning and management.
Kazooba DominicProgramme Officer
Mr. Moses Kazooba holds the position of Program officer at URTC and has over 5 years of experience in the field of Urban Design, Physical Planning, and Environment and Social Impact assessment. He holds Master of science in Environment and Natural resource and Bachelor of Science of Urban Planning.
Oluka MosesTechnical Manager
Mr. Moses Oluka holds the position of technical manager at URTC and has over 10 years of experience in the field of Environmental Planning , natural resource, Physical planning and land use expert gained through private consultancy both internationally and locally. He has worked in Tanzania, Rwanda and various parts of Uganda.
Holds A Master’s Degree in Environment and Natural Science , Post Graduate Diploma in Green Cities for Eco efficiency (ECO) and Bachelor’s Degree of Urban Planning. He is currently pursing PHD in Urban and regional Planning
Areas of expertise include Environmental Social Impact Assessment, Stakeholder Engagement, Environmental Planning, Project Planning and management, Resettlement Action Planning, Physical planning and environmental resource surveys and management, capacity building and training, Occupational Health and Safety.