Aaron Acuda

Researcher, Climate Change research group

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Telephone: +44 (0)20 3463 7399
Languages: English, Lango, Swahili (basic)


Climate change adaptation and mitigation; water resource management; water policy and governance; natural resource management and humanitarian action.

Before IIED

  • Red Cross Red Crescent Climate Centre (2022)
  • Louis Dreyfus Foundation (2021-22)
  • UNDP and World Vision Uganda (2018-20)
  • GreenHub Africa/Friends of Environment Uganda (2016-19)


  • MSc in water science, policy and management, University of Oxford (2021)
  • BSc in environmental sciences, Makerere University, Kampala (2018)

Current work

Community-based adaptation to climate change; locally led climate change adaptation; climate finance.