Hon. Sam Kutesa, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uganda


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General Assembly President Meets With His Highness Sheikh Tamin Bin Hamad Al-Thani, Emir of The State Of Qatar.

Monday, 13th April 2015
Prior to the opening of the 13th United Nations Congress on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice in Doha, the President of the General Assembly (PGA), H.E. Mr. Sam Kahamba Kutesa held a bilateral meeting with His Highness Sheikh Tamin bin Hamad Al-Thani, Emir of the State of Qatar.

President Sam Kutesa Strongly Condemns the Terrorist Attack and Expresses the Solidarity Of the UNGA With the Government and People of Kenya.

Tuesday, 7th April 2015
The President of the General Assembly (PGA), H.E. Mr. Sam Kutesa, condemns in the strongest terms the horrific terrorist attack this morning at the University College in Garissa, Kenya. The heinous attack left dozens dead, scores injured and many held hostage and others unaccounted for, the vast majority of whom were students. 

The PGA, H.E. Sam Kahamba Kutesa Meets President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi and Minister of Foreign Affairs in Cairo.

Wednesday, 18th March 2015
On the first day of his official visit to the Arab Republic of Egypt, the PGA

The PGA, H.E. Sam Kahamba Kutesa, off to an Official Visit to Egypt (17th - 19th March 2015).

Monday, 16th March 2015
President Kutesa travels to Egypt, meets with SG of La Francophonie..

Press Briefing by Hon. Oryem Henry Okello.

Friday, 23rd January 2015
Hon. Oryem Henry Okello today addressed journalists in a press \r\nconference to announce the official visit to Uganda by the president of \r\nthe 69th Session of the United Nations General Assembly, Hon. Sam K. \r\nKutesa, set for 26th-28th January, 2015.

Statement by H.E. Sam K. Kutesa at Ebola briefing.

Tuesday, 20th January 2015
Statement by H.E. Sam K. Kutesa President of the 69th Session of the General Assembly at Ebola briefing.

UN women, the embassy of France in Uganda and alliance Francaise sign cooperation agreement

Tuesday, 9th December 2014
The Ambassador of France in Uganda, Her Excellency Mrs. Sophie Makame, and UN Women Country Representative, Mrs. Hodan Addou, signed an agreement on further cooperation.

Preliminary remarks by H.E. Sam K. Kutesa President of the 69th Session of the General Assembly

Monday, 8th December 2014
The Press Conference held on the occasion of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change Twentieth Session of the Conference of the Parties (COP 20) and the tenth session of the Conference of the Parties serving as the meeting of the Parties to the Kyoto Protocol (CMP 10)

President Kutesa holds bilateral meetings with the President of the Human Rights Council; Rt. Hon. Rebecca Kadaga, and Hon. Saber Chowdhury

Tuesday, 18th November 2014

President Kutesa holds\r\nbilateral meetings with the President of the Human Rights Council; Rt.\r\nHon. Rebecca Kadaga, Speaker of the Parliament of Uganda; and Hon. Saber\r\nChowdhury, the President of the Inter-Parliamentary Union. (Note attributable to the Spokesperson for the\r\nPresident of the General Assembly).


Highlights from President Kutesa's briefing on the Ebola response; and bilateral meetings at the General Assembly

Friday, 14th November 2014
President Kutesa convenes a briefing on the Ebola response; holds several bilateral meetings during a busy week at the General Assembly. Note attributable to the\r\nSpokesperson for the President of the General Assembly United Nations, New York, 14 November 2014.
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HON KUTESA DELIVERS FIRST ANNUAL FOREIGN MINISTER'S ADDRESS ON UGANDA'S FOREIGN POLICY, 7th-September 2017

On 5th September 2017, the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Hon Sam Kutesa delivered the first Annual Lecture by the Minister of Foreign Affairs on Uganda's Foreign Policy.

KUTESA MEETS NEW UN SECRETARY-GENERAL, INVITES HIM TO SOLIDARITY CONFERENCE IN UGANDA, EARLY 2017, 14th-December 2016

Hon. Sam Kutesa, Minister of Foreign Affairs, on Wednesday 14th December 2016 met with the Secretary-General designate, Antonio Guterres, congratulating him on his new role, and discussing matters related to the development cooperation and Uganda's role in the region. …

PRESS RELEASE, 14th-December 2016

On 12 December, 2016 Minister of Foreign Affairs Hon. Sam Kutesa, met with UN Secretary-General Ban Ki Moon at the United Nations Headquarters in New York. They exchanged views on the main peace, security and humanitarian challenges facing the region, including recent developments in South Sudan, Somalia, Central African Republic and Burundi. …

Hon. Sam Kutesa, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uganda

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