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


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President Museveni urges UNEP save Mt. Elgon and calls for fund to reclaim swamps

Wednesday, 1st October 2014
President Yoweri Museveni calls on the United Nations Environment Programme to urgently intervene in efforts to protect Mt. Elgon in Eastern Uganda and save thousands of lives now at risk following increased encroachment of the forest and degrading agricultural practices at the slopes.

Public information key to halting spread of Ebola-President Museveni

Thursday, 25th September 2014
President Yoweri Museveni has said public information by leaders is critical in the fight against the rampaging Ebola spread currently sweeping across West Africa and the DRC, warning if not controlled the regions face very dangerous effects on economies, travel, tourism etc.

We shall use our time to push for African agenda at the UN – President Museveni

Thursday, 25th September 2014
President Yoweri Museveni has said the UN system needs reform to reflect the new needs and realities in the World today.

Climate change is new modern aggression against wronged Africa – Museveni

Wednesday, 24th September 2014
President Museveni's  address to 69th UNGA at the Climate Change summit in New York.

Speech To the AU Executive Council by Hon. Sam K. Kutesa, President-Elect Of The 69th United Nations General Assmebly

Tuesday, 1st July 2014
Speech by Hon. Sam K. Kutesa, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uganda to the African Union Executive Council, in his capacity as President-Elect of the 69th United Nations General Assmebly on June 23, 2014

Hon. Sam Kutesa Elected as United Nations General Assembly President

Wednesday, 11th June 2014

Hon. Sam K. Kutesa, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uganda has today, 11 June, 2014, been unanimously elected by acclamation as President of the 69th Session of the United Nations General Assembly

UN Secretary General Commits to fully support Uganda's Presidency of the UN General Assembly

Friday, 11th April 2014

Hon. Sam K. Kutesa attended a High Level meeting on 9th April, 2014 on the "role of partnerships in the Post-2015 Development Agenda".

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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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