Resty Naiga

Resty Naiga is a lecturer at Makerere University in the Department of Development Studies, the College of Humanities and Social Sciences. She has a PhD in water governance from the University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences (BOKU) in Vienna, Austria, a master's degree in development studies from the University College Dublin, Ireland, and a bachelor's of social sciences from Makerere University in Kampala, Uganda. She has special interest in natural resources governance, conflict, gender, and peacebuilding and transdisciplinary research design. She has also published widely in the area of water governance. She is a recipient of an APN research grant (IRG 2019). She can be reached at and