Riina Subra

Project Coordinator

Researcher info


Aalto University


Aalto Global Impact

Contact information

+358 50 4066 251

administration capacity design thinking inclusive and responsible innovation practices Problem-based learning Student driven education sustainability and human rights

Research projects

  • Project date 1.3.2017
  • Head of research Riina Subra
  • Language n/a

The Strengthening Problem-Based Education in East African Universities project (PBL East Africa) is a joint initiative of Nairobi University (Kenya), Makerere University (Uganda), Dar es Salaam University (Tanzania), and Aalto University (Finland). PBL East Africa aims to establish best practices in problem-based learning (PBL) for innovation, engaging several disciplines, empowering students and developing an approach to critically address societal challenges in facilitated real-world situations.


Riina Subra, Amelia Buriyo, Venny Nakazibwe, Tonny K. Omwansa