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MONSIGNOR AUGUSTINE KASUJJA ASSUMES POSITION AS APOSTOLIC NUNCIO IN BELGIUM

Tuesday, 23rd May 2017
Most Reverend Msgr. Augustine Kasujja, a Ugandan has assumed his position as Apostolic Nuncio in Belgium.

UGANDAN COMPANIES EXHIBIT IN RIMINI, ITALY MACFRUT 2017

Tuesday, 16th May 2017
Seven Ugandan companies have participated in the 34th Edition of MACFRUT 2017, in Rimini, Italy, where they showcased some horticultural commodities including cayenne pepper, red pepper, ginger and green beans from 10th-12th May 2017.

PRESIDENT MUSEVENI ON BURUNDI, "WE SHOULD NEVER NEGLECT ANY OPPORTUNITY FOR DIALOGUE"

Saturday, 13th May 2017
President Yoweri Museveni has said he will highlight the issue of a joint move to Burundi by the lead facilitator and mediator in an effort to urge all stakeholders to engage in dialogue, to the EAC heads of state at the upcoming summit.

MUSEVENI HOLDS BILATERAL MEETINGS WITH PRESIDENT'S UHURU, FARMAAJO

Friday, 12th May 2017
President Yoweri Museveni has met and held a meeting with President Uhuru Kenyatta of Kenya who paid a courtesy call on him at his residency at the Taj 51 Hotel, St. James Court in the United Kingdom.

PRESIDENT OF THE UN GENERAL ASSEMBLY COMPLETES VISIT TO UGANDA

Thursday, 11th May 2017
The 71st President of the United Nations General Assembly, H.E. Mr. Peter Thomson, completed a visit to Uganda today.

UGANDA TO HOST THE THIRD PAN-AFRICAN FORUM ON MIGRATION IN KAMPALA

Thursday, 11th May 2017
The Third Pan African Forum on Migration will take place in Kampala, Uganda on 15-17 May, 2017.

UGANDA REVIEWS UK HUMAN RIGHTS REPORT IN 27TH SESSION OF THE UNIVERSAL PERIODIC REVIEW WORKING GROUP (UPR)

Monday, 8th May 2017
Uganda, represented by the Permanent Mission in Geneva, is participating in the 27th session of the UN Human Rights Council Working Group on the Universal Periodic Review in Geneva.

CHINESE VICE MINISTER OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS H.E. ZHANG MING MEETS WITH HON SAM KUTESA

Monday, 8th May 2017
Hon Sam Kutesa met with H.E. Zhang Ming, the Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs of the People's Republic of China earlier today, at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. 

PRESIDENT OF THE UN GENERAL ASSEMBLY TO VISIT KENYA, CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC AND UGANDA

Sunday, 7th May 2017
The President of the United Nations General Assembly, H.E. Mr. Peter Thomson, will visit Kenya, the Central African Republic, and Uganda next week. 

AMB. ADONIA AYEBARE REPORTS TO NEW YORK, PRESENTS CREDENTIALS TO UN SECRETARY-GENERAL

Friday, 5th May 2017
Amb. Adonia Ayebare presented credentials to the UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres on 3rd May 2017.

AU PSC DELIBERATES ON ITS ROLE IN ENSURING PEACE AT 10TH COUNCIL RETREAT IN KIGALI

Friday, 5th May 2017
The 10th retreat of the AU Peace and Security Council (PSC) on Review of Implementation of PSC working methods and decisions adopted since 2007, opened this morning in Kigali, Rwanda and will run from 3-5 May 2017 at the Hotel Mille Collines.

MOFA, STANBIC BANK AGREE TO PARTNER IN INVESTMENT PROMOTION AND IMAGE BUILDING INITIATIVES TO BOOST COMMERCIAL DIPLOMACY EFFORTS

Friday, 5th May 2017
Ministry of Foreign Affairs Permanent Secretary, Amb. Patrick Mugoya and Stanbic CEO Mr Patrick Mweheire held a meeting at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and agreed to forge a partnership in the areas of Commercial Diplomacy and Public Diplomacy.

THE AU PEACE AND SECURITY COUNCIL CONCLUDES IT'S 10TH RETREAT IN KIGALI.

Friday, 5th May 2017
The Peace and Security Council  (PSC) has concluded it's 10th Retreat held from 3rd to 5th May 2017 at Hotel Mille Collines, Kigali, Rwanda.

Highlights

UGANDA'S PERMANENT REPRESENTATIVE TO THE UNITED NATIONS IN NEW YORK APPOINTED PRESIDENT OF SOUTH-SOUTH COOPERATION HIGH-LEVEL COMMITTEE, 3rd-June 2017

The 71st President of the UN General Assembly, Mr Peter Thomson, on 30th May 2016 appointed Uganda's Permanent Representative, to the UN in New York, Amb Adonia Ayebare, President of the High-Level Committee on South-South Cooperation.

UGANDA PARTICIPATES IN 8TH INTERNATIONAL MEETING OF HIGH RANKING SECURITY OFFICIALS, ZAVIDOVO, RUSSIA, 30th-May 2017

The 8th International Meeting of High-Ranking Security Officials hosted by Russia in Zavidovo, a national park in Varaksino, Tver region, took place in May 23-25, 2017, reports the Uganda Embassy in Moscow.

MONSIGNOR AUGUSTINE KASUJJA ASSUMES POSITION AS APOSTOLIC NUNCIO IN BELGIUM, 23rd-May 2017

Most Reverend Msgr. Augustine Kasujja, a Ugandan has assumed his position as Apostolic Nuncio in Belgium.
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