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TICAD VI Summit 2016 to Be Held In Nairobi Kenya on 27th-28th August 2016, 20th-June 2016

The Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD) is a summit meeting on African development co-organized by: the Government of Japan, the UN Office of Special Advisers on Africa (UN-OSAA), the World Bank, the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) and African Union Commission (AUC).  …


The UNCRPD is the highest human rights treaty that seeks to promote and protect the fundamental rights and freedoms of PWDS. It focuses on PDWDS right to adequate standard of living and that of their families, including the basic necessities of life without discrimination against them. …

Hon. Okello Oryem meets Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi, 16th-June 2016

Hon. Okello Oryem, the Minister of State for Foreign Affairs (International affairs) on Monday 12th June, 2016, met with Field Marshal Abdel Fattah Saeed Hussein Khalil el-Sisi, President of the Arab Republic of Egypt in Cairo. …

Russian National Day Celebrations, 14th-June 2016

With two flags representing Uganda and Russia, the event to mark the National Russia Day for many Russians around the globe aimed to demonstrate national pride, economic and social achievements and pay tribute to famous Russians.  …

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Statement by Prime minister Dr Ruhakana Rugunda on World Refugee Day

On World Refugee Day today, 20th June 2016, we salute our citizens who have welcomed and hosted refugees and other displaced people in their communities, sharing their li

Former Foreign Affairs Minister and Former Permanent Representative of Uganda to the UN Passes on.

The former Permanent Representative of Uganda to the UN and former Foreign Affairs Minister, Amb. Wanume Kibedi has died at St. Thomas Hospital, London.

President Museveni calls on Turkey to support Ugandan scientists

"Our struggle is to have more entrepreneurs to transform the potential into opportunities. We have got scientists who have potential without money. The Governme


Aide Memoire - Dr Speciosa Kazibwe Wandira Candidate for Chairperson, African Union Commission (2016-2020),10th-June 2016

Dr Wandira has been endorsed by the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Uganda and the Eastern African Region as their Candidate for the post of Chairperson, AU Commission. …

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