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UGANDA REVIEWS UK HUMAN RIGHTS REPORT IN 27TH SESSION OF THE UNIVERSAL PERIODIC REVIEW WORKING GROUP (UPR)

Monday, 8th May 2017
Uganda, represented by the Permanent Mission in Geneva, is participating in the 27th session of the UN Human Rights Council Working Group on the Universal Periodic Review in Geneva.

CHINESE VICE MINISTER OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS H.E. ZHANG MING MEETS WITH HON SAM KUTESA

Monday, 8th May 2017
Hon Sam Kutesa met with H.E. Zhang Ming, the Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs of the People's Republic of China earlier today, at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. 

PRESIDENT OF THE UN GENERAL ASSEMBLY TO VISIT KENYA, CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC AND UGANDA

Sunday, 7th May 2017
The President of the United Nations General Assembly, H.E. Mr. Peter Thomson, will visit Kenya, the Central African Republic, and Uganda next week. 

AMB. ADONIA AYEBARE REPORTS TO NEW YORK, PRESENTS CREDENTIALS TO UN SECRETARY-GENERAL

Friday, 5th May 2017
Amb. Adonia Ayebare presented credentials to the UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres on 3rd May 2017.

AU PSC DELIBERATES ON ITS ROLE IN ENSURING PEACE AT 10TH COUNCIL RETREAT IN KIGALI

Friday, 5th May 2017
The 10th retreat of the AU Peace and Security Council (PSC) on Review of Implementation of PSC working methods and decisions adopted since 2007, opened this morning in Kigali, Rwanda and will run from 3-5 May 2017 at the Hotel Mille Collines.

MOFA, STANBIC BANK AGREE TO PARTNER IN INVESTMENT PROMOTION AND IMAGE BUILDING INITIATIVES TO BOOST COMMERCIAL DIPLOMACY EFFORTS

Friday, 5th May 2017
Ministry of Foreign Affairs Permanent Secretary, Amb. Patrick Mugoya and Stanbic CEO Mr Patrick Mweheire held a meeting at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and agreed to forge a partnership in the areas of Commercial Diplomacy and Public Diplomacy.

THE AU PEACE AND SECURITY COUNCIL CONCLUDES IT'S 10TH RETREAT IN KIGALI.

Friday, 5th May 2017
The Peace and Security Council  (PSC) has concluded it's 10th Retreat held from 3rd to 5th May 2017 at Hotel Mille Collines, Kigali, Rwanda.

UGANDA OPEN FOR STRATEGIC PARTNERS IN THE OIL INDUSTRY

Saturday, 29th April 2017
Dr. Josephine Wapakhabulo, Chief Executive Officer, Uganda National Oil Company (UNOC), has told participants of the 11th German African Energy Forum that Uganda is looking for strategic partners in the oil industry and that there is room for German companies.

AMB. TIBALEKA CALLS FOR INVESTMENTS IN MODERN RENEWABLE ENERGY TECHNOLOGIES IN UGANDA

Saturday, 29th April 2017
Uganda's Ambassador to Germany, Marcel Tibaleka, held a meeting with Mr. Mauro Damonte, Senior Vice President, Power Grids Division, ABB, on the side-lines of the 11th German African Energy Forum.

DOMESTICATION OF AU AGENDA 2063 IN UGANDA - AU COMMISSION OFFICIALS MEET FOREIGN AFFAIRS OFFICIALS.

Saturday, 29th April 2017
AU Commission experts who are visiting Uganda, met with the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Amb. Patrick Mugoya and senior officials at the MOFA Headquarters.

GOVERNMENT OF UGANDA TO PROVIDE LAND FOR UN LOGISTICS BASE EXPANSION - OKELLO ORYEM

Friday, 28th April 2017
Government is providing 20 acres of land, in close proximity to the current UN Logistics base, to expand UN operations.

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PRESIDENT MUSEVENI HOSTED BY POTUS, 20th-September 2017

The President of the United States held a  welcoming reception on the evening of Tuesday, 19 September 2017, in honour of the Heads of State or Government, Vice-Presidents and Crown Princes or Princesses participating in the seventy-second session of the General Assembly, at 7.00pm at the Palace Hotel, 455 Madison Avenue.

PRESIDENT MUSEVENI, AFRICA 50 DISCUSS INFRASTRUCTURE DEVELOPMENT, 17th-September 2017

President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has today held a meeting with Africa 50 CEO Mr. Alain Ebobisse and Ms. Carole Wamuyu Wainanina the chief Operating Officer at Park Hyatt Hotel in New York, United States of America.

HON. OKELLO ADDRESSES FIRST SUMMIT OF THE ORGANISATION OF ISLAMIC COOPERATION ON SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY., 13th-September 2017

Minister of State for Foreign Affairs in charge of International Affairs, Hon. Henry Oryem Okello, has called upon the OIC Summit on Science and Technology to increase funding in Science and Technology Research and Development in Universities and Institutions funded by the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), including Islamic University in Uganda.
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