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Uganda's envoys abroad converge for their annual conference.

Saturday, 3rd January 2015

Uganda's envoys abroad converge for their annual conference.

The Rt Hon Prime Minister, Ruhakana Rugunda has today 3rd January opened the 7th annual ambassadors' conference at Speke Resort Munyonyo with the theme,"Delivery of the strategic objectives of Ministry of Foreign Affairs."

Press Release

Wednesday, 10th December 2014
Recently there have been reports in the Ugandan Press of the arrest of some Ugandans in Eastern DRC by Security Personnel of the DRC Government.


UN women, the embassy of France in Uganda and alliance Francaise sign cooperation agreement

Tuesday, 9th December 2014
The Ambassador of France in Uganda, Her Excellency Mrs. Sophie Makame, and UN Women Country Representative, Mrs. Hodan Addou, signed an agreement on further cooperation.

President starts 4-day official visit to UAE

Monday, 8th December 2014
President Yoweri Museveni is in Abu Dhabi, Capital of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) for a four-day official working visit at the invitation of the President of the UAE and Ruler of the Emirate of Abu Dhabi, His Highness Sheikh Kalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan.

Media Advisory

Monday, 8th December 2014
Press Conference of H.E. Mr. Sam Kutesa, President of the 69th Session of the General Assembly on the occasion of COP 20

Preliminary remarks by H.E. Sam K. Kutesa President of the 69th Session of the General Assembly

Monday, 8th December 2014
The Press Conference held on the occasion of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change Twentieth Session of the Conference of the Parties (COP 20) and the tenth session of the Conference of the Parties serving as the meeting of the Parties to the Kyoto Protocol (CMP 10)

National Consultative Workshop on the Post 2015 Development Agenda

Thursday, 20th November 2014
Government of Uganda through the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, in partnership with the Ministry of Finance, Planning and Economic Development and the United Nations Office Uganda, organized a one-day National Consultative Workshop on the post-2015 Development Agenda on August 8, 2014.

President Kutesa holds bilateral meetings with the President of the Human Rights Council; Rt. Hon. Rebecca Kadaga, and Hon. Saber Chowdhury

Tuesday, 18th November 2014

President Kutesa holds\r\nbilateral meetings with the President of the Human Rights Council; Rt.\r\nHon. Rebecca Kadaga, Speaker of the Parliament of Uganda; and Hon. Saber\r\nChowdhury, the President of the Inter-Parliamentary Union. (Note attributable to the Spokesperson for the\r\nPresident of the General Assembly).


Highlights from President Kutesa's briefing on the Ebola response; and bilateral meetings at the General Assembly

Friday, 14th November 2014
President Kutesa convenes a briefing on the Ebola response; holds several bilateral meetings during a busy week at the General Assembly. Note attributable to the\r\nSpokesperson for the President of the General Assembly United Nations, New York, 14 November 2014.
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Minister Oryem Henry Okello meets the EU delegation

Thursday, 13th November 2014
Hon Oryem Henry Okello held a meeting with the EU Head of Delegation H.E Ambassador Kristian Schmidt. Discussions were held on, among others, the situations in South Sudan and DRC.

Uganda Declared Free Of Marburg

Wednesday, 12th November 2014
Uganda has officially been declared free of the Marburg Virus Epidemic, after completion of 42 days of the Post Marburg Surveillance countdown period, a prerequisite of WHO.

Highlights

AMBASSADOR BLAAK MEETS WAGENINGEN UNIVERSITY OFFILCIALS, 18th-January 2018

Today 18th January 2018 Amb Blaak, Brussels had a meeting in the Netherlands with Wageningen university officials to brainstorm on developing a programme to combat the "false coddling moth", which is rampant in roses and capsicum exported into the EU and causes many consignments to be rejected as being non compliant with EU phytosanitary standards.

INCOMING ZAMBIAN HIGH COMMISSIONER DESIGNATE TO UGANDA PRESENTS COPIES OF CREDENTIALS TO STATE MINISTER OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS, 17th-January 2018

Amb. Benson Chali expressed his pleasure at the new post appreciating the tremendous support the Government of Uganda had extended to his predecessor.

INCOMING FINLAND AMBASSADOR TO UGANDA PRESENTS COPIES OF CREDENTIALS TO STATE MINISTER OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS, 17th-January 2018

Ambassador Fernandez Tarja Ovvokki the new Finland Ambassador to Uganda presented her working copies of credentials to the Minister of State for Foreign affairs Hon. Okello Oryem at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Kampala on the 17 January 2018.
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