Paul Otim

Regional Human Rights Officer, Gulu Regional Office

He holds a Master of Arts specializing in Ethics and Public Management, Bachelor of Arts from Makerere University, Kampala and other certificates in human rights related fields.

Paul was a Human Rights Officer in charge of Investigations in Moroto, Karamoja region. Karamoja is one of the most difficult areas to access in Uganda because of poor infrastructures and terrains as well as impact of inter tribal conflicts.

He also worked as Lecturer of Social Policy, Research Methods and Philosophy at Nakawa Institute of Commercial studies (NICS), Kampala, Uganda.

Paul had a brief stint doing private Research and Consultancy on Policy issues before joining the Commission.

Paul has been the Regional Human Rights Officer, Arua Regional Office and he is currently the Regional Human Rights Officer,Moroto Regional Office.

Paul’s areas of interest is Ethics and human rights in development, the protecting and promoting rights of vulnerable groups in society, economic, social and cultural rights monitoring and human rights awareness.

Contact information:

Plot 10,Upper Road,

P. O. Box 728, Gulu

Tel: +256 4714-32415

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