Milly Nattimba

Position or Role: 
Head Communication.

About this Team Member

Ms. Milly Nattimba is a Communications practitioner, with a strong bias in health. She joins us from Makerere University College of Health Sciences where she has been working as a Communications Officer where her overall function has been coordination of the College’s communications function.  Her work has also involved providing support to research teams in the broad areas of stakeholder engagement, visibility and research uptake.Before joining the College of Health Sciences, Milly worked for the College’s School of Public Health as a Communications Manager. Milly has worked for government, private and community media organisations, and a regional capacity building partnership program for civil society in Participatory Forest Management (EU –funded) as Information Officer.Milly has worked in media and communications production for over ten years, as news producer and a communications manager. She has also mentored young professionals in journalism and communications. In these roles, Milly has been responsible for news gathering, program production, editing, concept formulation, documentation, communication strategy development and implementation, building partner and media relations, and community mobilisation. She has built skills in designing training materials for journalists, health communicators and health workers. She is a trainer in communications and reputation management.Milly brings to OHCEA a wealth of experience in communication planning, stakeholder engagement, policy influence training and planning, media production, media relations and reputation management.