ASAP-East Africa

Meet the Team

Meet the Team

ASAP brings together leading UK and East African researchers in air pollution, urban planning, economic geography, public health, social sciences and development studies to provide a framework for improved air quality management in East African cities. Central to the project’s aims are strengthening research capabilities and technological expertise in East Africa, with local stakeholders and experts involved in the conception, implementation, and uptake of the programme and its outcomes.

Want to collaborate?

The ASAP-East Africa is keen to collaborate with organisations and individuals with an interest in air pollution. If you are interested in exploring opportunities to engage with ASAP-East Africa research or to partner on similar research feel free to contact the ASAP-East Africa team:

Click on the profiles below to learn more about the team:

Dr Mark Henry Rubarenzya (Uganda National Roads Authority)


Dr. Mark Henry Rubarenzya is the Head of Research and Development at the Uganda National Roads Authority (UNRA) where he is leading the transportation community in Uganda to realize resilient transport infrastructure and services through research, development and innovation. He is an interdisciplinary professional with a background in water resources, and has a strong understanding of the related technical, socioeconomic, policy, and environmental issues in Africa, Australia, and Europe. His expertise has been employed in the fields of transport infrastructure, water resources, and climate change.

Dr. Rubrenzya is now a board member of the IRF.

Rhiannon Blake