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UGANDA PRESENTS HER HUMAN RIGHTS REPORT AT THE UNIVERSAL PERIODIC REVIEW CONFERENCE

Thursday, 3rd November 2016
The Universal Periodic Review (UPR) is a unique process which involves a periodic review of the human rights records of all 193 UN Member States.

STATEMENT BY HON SAM K. KUTESA, MINISTER OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS AT THE WORKING GROUP OF UN HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL

Thursday, 3rd November 2016
The UPR is a States-driven mechanism of the UN Human Rights Council which provides an opportunity for all States to give an account of national human rights developments, challenges faced and measures taken to improve the enjoyment of human rights by their citizens.  

IGAD MIGRATION POLICY DIALOGUE

Monday, 31st October 2016

UGANDA IS SET TO SIGN BILATERAL AGREEMENTS WITH COUNTRIES THAT IMPORT LABOR FROM UGANDA

Thursday, 27th October 2016
In a bid to control human trafficking and protect Ugandans in Diaspora, Uganda is set to sign bilateral agreements with countries that take Ugandans such as Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates and Oman.

PRESENTATION OF CREDENTIALS

Friday, 21st October 2016
On Friday 21 October, 2016, the Ambassadors-designate of France, Netherlands, Sweden, Hungary, Austria and Bangladesh presented their Credentials to H.E Yoweri Kaguta Museveni, President of the Republic of Uganda at State House Entebbe.

AMBASSADOR JAMES MUGUME IN SOUTH KOREA FOLLOWING UP ON ISSUES AFTER PRESIDENT PAK'S VISIT TO UGANDA.

Thursday, 20th October 2016
The Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Visited South Korea to follow up on issues after President Pak's visit to Uganda.

MASAMBU ELECTED ITSO CHIEF

Thursday, 20th October 2016
Ugandan national Eng. Patrick Francis Masambu has been elected Director General for International Telecommunications Satellite Organisation (ITSO).

UGANDA CONSUL - GENERAL PRESENTS CREDENTIALS TO KENYA MINISTER OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS AMINA MOHAMAD

Friday, 14th October 2016
Mr. Phillip Katureebe Tayebwa on Monday October 10th 2016 presented his letters of credence, appointing him Consul-General of the Republic of Uganda in the Republic of Kenya, to Dr Amina Mohamad Foreign Minister of Kenya. 

UGANDA UPS TOURISM PROMOTIONS AT MAGICAL KENYA EXPO 2016

Thursday, 13th October 2016
Uganda has taken destination promotion and marketing to the next level at East Africa's largest travel expo, Magical Kenya Tourism Expo 2016 that is running in Nairobi, Kenya. Last year Uganda went away with best exhibitor award in a new show of marketing verve.

PRESIDENT MUSEVENI HAILS SUDAN ON HISTORIC DIALOGUE, PACT

Tuesday, 11th October 2016
President Museveni has congratulated the people of Sudan upon conclusion of a historic national dialogue that places the country on a new political path.

SPEECH BY H.E YOWERI KAGUTA MUSEVENI PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF UGANDA AT THE CELEBRATIONS MARKING 54 YEARS OF UGANDA'S INDEPENDENCE

Monday, 10th October 2016
Theme: "Protection of our independence through promotion of patriotism, unity and hard work"

UGANDANS CELEBRATE INDEPENDENCE IN BEIJING,CHINA

Sunday, 9th October 2016
The Ugandan embassy in Beijing hosted celebrations to mark the 54th Independence anniversary on 9th October, 2016 at the Kempinski hotel in Beijing China under the theme "Protection of our Independence through promotion of Patriotism,Unity and Hardwork".

Highlights

PRESIDENT ALPHA CONDE HAILS GOOD UGANDA - GUINEA RELATIONS, 2nd-July 2018

The President of the Republic of Guinea, Prof. Alpha Conde, has hailed the existing cordial relations that exist between his country and the Republic of Uganda.

AFRICA MUST INTEGRATE ECONOMICALLY, POLITICALLY FOR SURVIVAL - MUSEVENI, 1st-July 2018

Africa must renew its view of political integration where possible because this will guarantee strategic security 'for the survival for our future as a free people'.

Chinese Investors and Business Delegation to Visit Uganda, 20th-June 2018

Uganda's Consul-General in Guangzhou, Amb. Solomon Rutega has invited Chinese businesses to take up investment opportunities in Uganda's key sectors, of commercial agriculture; agro-processing; energy; oil and gas; ICT, mining and mineral beneficiation and tourism.
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