Asia and Pacific Department

Responsible Officer: Philip Odida

Roles and Objectives:

  • To Promote economic cooperation between Uganda and the countries in the Asia and Pacific Region with a view to promoting:
  1. Trade
  2. Inward foreign direct investiments
  3. Tourism
  4. Technology transfer
  • To promote political, social, cultural and technical cooperation with the countries in Asia and Pacific Region.
  • The mobilization of bilateral and multilateral resources from the Asia and Pacific Region for development in line with national development objectives.
  • To provide policy advice to the Ministry's decision makers on matters pertaining to Uganda's relationship with the countries of the Asia and Pacific Region.

Minister Counselor Philip OdidaHead of DepartmentRoom 4.23
Counselor Princess Irene NdagireJapan, Malaysia, Philippines, South Korea, SingaporeRoom 4.22
China, New Zealand, P.N.GRoom 4.00
First SecretaryJacqueline WabyonaBangladesh, India, D.P.R.K, Sri Lanka, VietnamRoom 4.22
Third SecretaryRichard Biribonwoha AkugizibweAustralia, Indonesia, Thailand, PakistanRoom 4.21
SecretaryZaina NabiryeDepartment SecretaryRoom 4.24

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