DEPARTMENT OF INTERNATIONAL ECONOMIC COOPERATION

The key functions of the Department of International Economic Cooperation are:

  • Strengthening and promoting international economic initiatives which are supportive of Uganda's national interest. 
  • Initiating technical policy recommendations on economic / commercial diplomacy. 
  • Coordinating aspects of Missions related to economic / commercial diplomacy.
  • Promoting partnerships and networks with stakeholders dealing with matters of economic / commercial diplomacy.
  • Coordinating global economic negotiations in taking into account Uganda's national.
  • Promoting rules-based multilateral economic systems.
  • Lobby for international support needed to complement Government efforts in the implementation of agreed global economic outcomes.
  • Lobby positions for placement of Uganda or Ugandans in international economic organisations.

Highlights

Rt. Hon. Rugunda Leads Uganda's Delegation to the Global Business Forum in Dubai, 13th-October 2021

The former Prime Minister and Special Envoy of H.E. The President, Rt. Hon. Ruhakana Rugunda led Uganda's delegation to the Global Business Forum (GBF) in Dubai. The GBF was organized by the Dubai Chamber of Commerce

Uganda Airlines Flights to Dubai Officially Launched, 9th-October 2021


The Uganda Airlines flights have registered tremendous success in passenger and Cargo traffic. The flights will serve as a boost for Trade, Tourism and Investments.

Hon. Gen. Jeje Odongo Attends the Third Italy-Africa Ministerial Conference in Rome, 8th-October 2021

Hon. Gen. Jeje Odongo participated in a roundtable session on Green Finance 'Sustainable and Green Finance' and called on developed countries to fulfil their commitments to restoring the Ecosystem 
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