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Ugandans in Nordic Region to Meet Jennifer Musisi and Launch Beef Processing Project

Wednesday, 22nd July 2015
The Uganda Nordic Diaspora Investment Initiative (UNDII) will host the ED, KCCA Ms. Jennifer Musisi at a one day pro development conference to be held in Gothenburg, Sweden on 29th August 2015. The theme of the conference is "KCCA and Diaspora Synergies for Sustainable City Development".
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Lower Interest Rate on Loans to Commercialize Agriculture – H.E. Sam Kutesa

Monday, 20th July 2015
The President of UN General Assembly H.E. Sam Kutesa has advised that Uganda should make loans affordable for the private sector to invest in agriculture as a means of financing SDGs.

President Museveni Says Burundi Leaders Agree Unconditionally and Expeditiously to Continue With Negotiations

Thursday, 16th July 2015
The Government of Burundi, opposition political party leaders and civil society organizations have all agreed to continue with the negotiations.

Uganda Signs Three Memoranda with Ethiopia at 2nd Ethio - Uganda JMC

Wednesday, 15th July 2015
The 2nd Ethio - Uganda Joint Ministerial Commission (JMC) convened in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia from 2nd - 4th July 2015.

President Museveni In Burundi on Mediation Mission

Wednesday, 15th July 2015
President Yoweri Museveni is in the Burundian Capital Bujumbura on a two day working visit to mediate in the political impasse between the Government, opposition political parties and other stakeholders.

The U.S. Mission Celebrates the 239th Independence Day

Friday, 3rd July 2015
On Thursday, 2 July 2015; The US Embassy - Kampala celebrated the 239th anniversary of the independence of the United States of America.
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Zambia Ready to Host 4th Session of Joint Permanent Commission

Wednesday, 1st July 2015
Hon. Harry Kalaba, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Zambia has pledged to rejuvenate the Joint Permanent Commission (JPC) between Uganda and Zambia.

Government of National Unity for Libya Expected Before the End of Ramadan

Tuesday, 30th June 2015
The Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Government of Libya who is visiting Uganda has revealed that a government of national unity is expected to be in place before the end of the holy month of Ramadan.

First National Post 2015 Briefing in Uganda

Thursday, 25th June 2015

Uganda was selected by the UN Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR) to pilot the first Post 2015 Briefing under the Secretary General's Initiative to inform key planners and thought leaders about the Post 2015 process.

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Ministry of Foreign Affairs Joins others to celebrate African day of Public Service

Wednesday, 24th June 2015
The African day of Public Service was celebrated at Independence Memorial grounds Kololo...

Highlights of the 25th AU Summit Held In Johannesburg, South Africa: 07th -15th June 2015

Friday, 19th June 2015
Yesterday Thursday, June, 18th, 2015, the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Hon. Okello Oryem briefed the media on the 25th Ordinary Session of the African Union (AU) Summit. 

Uganda H.E Yoweri Kaguta Museveni Addresses 23rd Summit of the African Peer Review Mechanism Forum.

Monday, 15th June 2015
At the 23rd Summit of the African Peer Review Mechanism Forum, H.E Yoweri Kaguta Museveni made his speech centered on the "Fourth Annual Progress Report on the Implementation of the National Programme of Action for the period July 2011- June 2014".
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Heads of State of Northern Corridor Member States Agree to Form Authority to Expedite the Implementation of Projects.

Monday, 8th June 2015
The Heads of State of the Northern Corridor member states; Uganda, Kenya and Rwanda met on 6th June 2015 at Muyonyo Speke Resort for the 10th Northern Corridor Integration Projects Summit.
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Uganda – Global Leader in Localization

Thursday, 4th June 2015

Through the concerted effort of Uganda's United Nations Country Team (UNCT), the Government and in particular its National Planning Authority (NPA), Uganda is one of the first countries to be fully aligned with the Post 2015 agenda.

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Amb. James Mugume Addressing the Members of the Media About the upcoming 10th NCIP Summit.

Tuesday, 2nd June 2015
Amb. James Mugume addressed members of the Media about the upcoming 10th Northern Corridor Integrated Projects Summit at a breakfast meeting organized by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs at the Serena Hotel.

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Uganda Consulate Mombasa Publishes Fourth Edition of the "Focus on the Pearl" Magazine, 17th-September 2020

The Magazine will be used as an outreach tool in explaining the role of the Ministry in fostering Economic development.

Vacancies at the International Conference on the Great Lakes Region (ICGLR) Secretariat, 3rd-September 2020


The Secretariat of the International Conference on the Great Lakes Region (ICGLR) has re-advertised twelve vacant positions at the Secretariat

New World 5000M Record Holder, Joshua Cheptegei, Returns From Monaco, 16th-August 2020

Upon arrival, Mr. Cheptegei, said that  "This is a true fulfillment and true proof that the Ministry of Foreign Affairs is still alive and that the Government is still at work even beyond Uganda's borders."
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