Asia and Pacific Department

Responsible Officer: Philip Odida

Roles and Objectives:

  • To Promote economic cooperation between Uganda and the countries in the Asia and Pacific Region with a view to promoting:
  1. Trade
  2. Inward foreign direct investiments
  3. Tourism
  4. Technology transfer
  • To promote political, social, cultural and technical cooperation with the countries in Asia and Pacific Region.
  • The mobilization of bilateral and multilateral resources from the Asia and Pacific Region for development in line with national development objectives.
  • To provide policy advice to the Ministry's decision makers on matters pertaining to Uganda's relationship with the countries of the Asia and Pacific Region.

TITLENAMEROLECONTACT
Minister Counselor Philip OdidaHead of DepartmentRoom 4.23
Counselor Princess Irene NdagireJapan, Malaysia, Philippines, South Korea, SingaporeRoom 4.22
Counselor
China, New Zealand, P.N.GRoom 4.00
First SecretaryJacqueline WabyonaBangladesh, India, D.P.R.K, Sri Lanka, VietnamRoom 4.22
Third SecretaryRichard Biribonwoha AkugizibweAustralia, Indonesia, Thailand, PakistanRoom 4.21
SecretaryZaina NabiryeDepartment SecretaryRoom 4.24


Highlights

EGYPT'S FATTAH AL-SISI FOR ONE-DAY OFFICIAL VISIT TO UGANDA, 17th-December 2016

The President of the Arab Republic of Egypt Abdel Fattah al-Sisi will be in Uganda on a one-day official visit at the invitation of President Yoweri Museveni.

H.E. PETER WEST PRESENTS CREDENTIALS, 13th-December 2016

H.E. Peter West, United Kingdom High Commissioner to Uganda Presented his Credentials to H.E. Yoweri Museveni, President of the Republic of Uganda on 12th December 2016 at State House Entebbe.

H.E. ZHENG ZHUQUIANG PRESENTS CREDENTIALS, 12th-December 2016

H.E. Zheng Zhuquiang, the Ambassador of the People's Republic of China to Uganda Presented his Credentials to H.E. Yoweri Museveni, President of the Republic of Uganda on 12th December 2016 at State House Entebbe.
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