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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.

Uganda's 1st Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Public Service, Rt. Hon. Henry Muganwa Kajura visits Hanoi, Vietnam

Saturday, 20th September 2014
The 1st Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Public Service, Rt. Hon. Henry Muganwa Kajura has led a delegation to Vietnam with the aim of improving bilateral relations by enhancing, economic, diplomatic and cultural cooperation. This opens a new chapter in the relationship between Vietnam and Uganda.

Minister Oryem Henry Okello meets the Joint Parliamentary Committee on Foreign Affairs & Trade of Ireland

Friday, 12th September 2014
Hon  Oryem Henry Okello held a meeting with Mr.  Pat\r\n Breen, Chairman of the Joint Parliamentary Committee on Foreign Affairs and Trade of Ireland; and his delegation who called on him at his Office. The two discussed regional issues and Uganda's role in regional peace and stability, including the situation\r\nin the DRC and\r\nUganda's involvement in Somalia\r\nunder AMISOM.

IFAD Country Representative to Uganda Mr. Alessandro Marini presents Letters Of Credence to Hon. Asuman Kiyingi

Thursday, 11th September 2014

The IFAD Country Representative to Uganda presented his letters of credence to the Minister of State for Foreign Affairs in-charge of Regional Cooperation. The ceremony took place in the office of the Minister at MOFA Headquarters.

Hon. Okello Oryem bids farewell to H.E Amb. Jong Thae Yang

Tuesday, 9th September 2014
Hon. Oryem Henry Okello bids farewell to the outgoing  Ambassador of DPRK H.E. Amb.Jong Thae Yang.

Hon. Oryem Henry Okello meets the Investment Group from China

Thursday, 4th September 2014

Hon Oryem met a prospective team from the Zhonggang construction group which was led by Mr. Zhao Jun, General Manager Financial Department

They discussed at great length the necessary ingredients that would help \r\nmake the final decision on the location and setup of a cement factory in either Moroto or Moyo.

Ambassador Designate of Germany to Uganda presents letters of credence

Thursday, 4th September 2014
The   Ambassador Designate of Germany to Uganda, H.E Dr. Peter  Christos   Blomeyer presents letters of credence to  Hon Oryem Okello.

Uganda and South Sudan move towards resolving border conflict

Wednesday, 27th August 2014

A 16 member delegation from the Republic of South Sudan has met with their Ugandan counterparts to discuss issues related to their border conflicts, operationalizing the resolutions made during the first session of Uganda - South Sudan Joint Permanent Commission held in Kampala in December 2012.

Implementation matrix for Cessation of hostilities in South Sudan signed.

Wednesday, 27th August 2014
IGAD Special Envoys for South Sudan welcome the signing of the above  Matrix Agreement on 25 August 2014.

Highlights

HONOURABLE SAM KUTESA, RECIEVES COPIES OF LETTERS OF CREDENTIALS FROM SRI LANKA AND THAILAND ENVOYS, 14/8/2019, KAMPALA, 15th-August 2019

Hon. Sam K. KUTESA, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uganda today received copies of credentials from two new envoys to Uganda at the Ministry Headquarters in Kampala.

The Diplomats included Sri Lanka's High Commissioner-designate H.E Weerawardena Sunil Dharmasena DE SILVA and H.E Cherdkiat ATTHAKOR, the Kingdom of Thailand's incoming Ambassador.

UN SPECIAL ENVOY FOR THE GREAT LAKES REGION PAYS A COURTESY CALL ON THE MINISTER OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS, 8TH AUGUST 2019, KAMPALA, 10th-August 2019

The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Hon. Sam K. KUTESA this morning received and held discussions with Mr. Huang Xia, the UN Special Envoy for the Great Lakes Region. Mr. Xia who assumed office earlier this year called on Hon. Kutesa at the Ministry Headquarters to discuss matters concerning regional peace and security of the Great Lakes Region.

HON. SAM KUTESA MEETS WITH FRENCH AMBASSADOR DESIGNATE TO THE REPUBLIC OF UGANDA., 1st-August 2019

The Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uganda ,Hon. Sam .K. KUTESA, today met with  the  Ambassador Designate of France to Uganda, H.E. Jules-Armand ANIAMBOSSOU  at the Ministry Headquarters.
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