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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.

UGANDA OPEN FOR STRATEGIC PARTNERS IN THE OIL INDUSTRY

Saturday, 29th April 2017
Dr. Josephine Wapakhabulo, Chief Executive Officer, Uganda National Oil Company (UNOC), has told participants of the 11th German African Energy Forum that Uganda is looking for strategic partners in the oil industry and that there is room for German companies.

Highlights

PRESIDENT MUSEVENI HOSTED BY POTUS, 20th-September 2017

The President of the United States held a  welcoming reception on the evening of Tuesday, 19 September 2017, in honour of the Heads of State or Government, Vice-Presidents and Crown Princes or Princesses participating in the seventy-second session of the General Assembly, at 7.00pm at the Palace Hotel, 455 Madison Avenue.

PRESIDENT MUSEVENI, AFRICA 50 DISCUSS INFRASTRUCTURE DEVELOPMENT, 17th-September 2017

President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has today held a meeting with Africa 50 CEO Mr. Alain Ebobisse and Ms. Carole Wamuyu Wainanina the chief Operating Officer at Park Hyatt Hotel in New York, United States of America.

HON. OKELLO ADDRESSES FIRST SUMMIT OF THE ORGANISATION OF ISLAMIC COOPERATION ON SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY., 13th-September 2017

Minister of State for Foreign Affairs in charge of International Affairs, Hon. Henry Oryem Okello, has called upon the OIC Summit on Science and Technology to increase funding in Science and Technology Research and Development in Universities and Institutions funded by the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), including Islamic University in Uganda.
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