Hon. Sam Kutesa, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uganda


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HON KUTESA DELIVERS FIRST ANNUAL FOREIGN MINISTER'S ADDRESS ON UGANDA'S FOREIGN POLICY

Thursday, 7th September 2017
On 5th September 2017, the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Hon Sam Kutesa delivered the first Annual Lecture by the Minister of Foreign Affairs on Uganda's Foreign Policy.

HON SAM KUTESA PARTICIPATES IN HIGH-LEVEL PANEL OF UN CERF PLEDGING CONFERENCE IN NEW YORK

Thursday, 15th December 2016
At the invitation of UN Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs to Minister of Foreign Affairs, Hon Sam Kutesa participated in the high-Level Panel discussion.

KUTESA MEETS NEW UN SECRETARY-GENERAL, INVITES HIM TO SOLIDARITY CONFERENCE IN UGANDA, EARLY 2017

Wednesday, 14th December 2016
Hon. Sam Kutesa, Minister of Foreign Affairs, on Wednesday 14th December 2016 met with the Secretary-General designate, Antonio Guterres, congratulating him on his new role, and discussing matters related to the development cooperation and Uganda's role in the region.

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Wednesday, 14th December 2016
On 12 December, 2016 Minister of Foreign Affairs Hon. Sam Kutesa, met with UN Secretary-General Ban Ki Moon at the United Nations Headquarters in New York. They exchanged views on the main peace, security and humanitarian challenges facing the region, including recent developments in South Sudan, Somalia, Central African Republic and Burundi.

PRESS RELEASE | "UGANDA'S TRANSFORMATIONAL APPROACH TO REFUGEES AND HOST COMMUNITIES"

Wednesday, 14th December 2016
On Wednesday  14th December 2016, on the margins of the High-Level Conference of the UN Central Emergency Response Fund, the Permanent Mission of Uganda to the United Nations in New York, in partnership with the UN Office of Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (UNOCHA) held a High-level side event at the United Nations Headquarters in New York.

Remarks By Hon. Sam Kutesa on His Time as President of The United Nations General Assembly

Thursday, 8th October 2015
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"We Have an Agreement That Is Sensible and Global" – President Yoweri Museveni.

Tuesday, 29th September 2015
President Yoweri Museveni hit a resounding hammer announcing the end of the 70th session of the United Nations General assembly describing the session as 'a miracle' in which they have been able to agree after a long time.

President Yoweri Museveni Meets Pope Francis.

Monday, 28th September 2015
H.E. Yoweri Kaguta Museveni was in New York to attend the UN General Assembly where Hon Sam Kutesa has been the President of the 69th session.

High Level Dialogue on Financing Sustainable Development

Tuesday, 11th August 2015
On 20 July, 2015, Uganda was the first country to locally discuss Financing for Development and the Addis Ababa Action Agenda, which was adopted on 16 July at the 3rd International Conference on Financing for Development.

President of the UN General Assembly H.E. Sam Kahamba Kutesa makes First Official Visit to China

Monday, 3rd August 2015
On the occasion of his official visit to China, General Assembly President Sam Kutesa meets with Vice President Li Yuanchao

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.

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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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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UN Secretary General, Ban Ki Moon Appeals To H.E. Yoweri Kaguta Museveni over Burundi, South Sudan Peace Efforts

Wednesday, 6th May 2015
The United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki Moon has appealed to President Yoweri Museveni to help avert the deteriorating situation in Burundi and restore peace.

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HON KUTESA DELIVERS FIRST ANNUAL FOREIGN MINISTER'S ADDRESS ON UGANDA'S FOREIGN POLICY, 7th-September 2017

On 5th September 2017, the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Hon Sam Kutesa delivered the first Annual Lecture by the Minister of Foreign Affairs on Uganda's Foreign Policy.

KUTESA MEETS NEW UN SECRETARY-GENERAL, INVITES HIM TO SOLIDARITY CONFERENCE IN UGANDA, EARLY 2017, 14th-December 2016

Hon. Sam Kutesa, Minister of Foreign Affairs, on Wednesday 14th December 2016 met with the Secretary-General designate, Antonio Guterres, congratulating him on his new role, and discussing matters related to the development cooperation and Uganda's role in the region. …

PRESS RELEASE, 14th-December 2016

On 12 December, 2016 Minister of Foreign Affairs Hon. Sam Kutesa, met with UN Secretary-General Ban Ki Moon at the United Nations Headquarters in New York. They exchanged views on the main peace, security and humanitarian challenges facing the region, including recent developments in South Sudan, Somalia, Central African Republic and Burundi. …

Hon. Sam Kutesa, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uganda

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