Nancy Otyang B.A. MA

Prae Doc University Assistant

Institut für Internationale Entwicklung
Sensengasse 3/2/2
1090 Vienna


Nancy Otyang is a doctoral researcher on climate youth activism with an academic background in public policy and international affairs with a masters degree obtained from the American university of Beirut and a bachelors degree in development studies from Makerere university: Nancy also has immense community development knowledge attained while working with Welthungerhilfe Uganda. On top of that Nancy has experience in the field of research while doing her masters and working with Makerere school of public health using both qualitative and quantitative techniques. Nancy also did a short course at the Hague academy of local governance on gender responsive governance.

Research Focus

  • Climate change youth activism
  • People centered Public policy making process, a case of youth unemployment in uganda
  • Inclusive internal migrant integration, a case of the Karamojong street children in Uganda
  • Preserving and conserving the culture of indigenous communities in Uganda, a case of the ik and tepeth in karamoja