Collins Muhumuza

Collins

Co-fellow

Mary Kate

Mary Kate Schroeter

Placement Country: Uganda
Title: Communications & Franchise Marketing Associate
Partner: LifeNet International
Health equity is delivering integrated medicare for those in need.

Collins Muhumuza is a small-scale subsistence farmer and social entrepreneur from Rubaare, Ntungamo, Uganda. He is passionate about using strategic communications and social marketing to alter human behavior and encourage people to live healthier lives. As an affiliate member of PSI in Uganda, Collins sold over 36,000 condoms, 1000 IUDs, and 64,000 WaterGuard tablets through a network of rural health facilities under a USAID-funded social marketing activity. He later joined ACORD International, where he implemented a comprehensive marketing, communications, and public relations program that enhanced the organization's image and clearly communicated its impact. Collins studied Business Administration at Mbarara University of Science and Technology.