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.
From 19-20 May 2015, Government and the UN in Uganda (with UNDP and the UN Department for Economic & Social Affairs -UNDESA) conducted a 2-day Post 2015 Briefing for participants from 11 UN agencies, 13 Government Ministries, Parliament, Civil Society Organizationsand Development Partners.
Visitor numbers to the protected areas has increased by 17.5%, the highest rise ever since the creation of the Uganda Wildlife Authority
President Museveni yesterday offered to implement several reforms East African leaders launched last year and urged other member states to reduce the cost of doing business.
Despite a slight increase in global coffee prices, farmers should not jubilate yet as the current prices are not yet
Ngamba Chimpanzee Sanctuary Island has been ranked as the best chimpanzee sanctuary in Africa by Jane Goodall, a United Nations ambassador of peace.
Kampala- Ugandans will in the next three-and-half months have an opportunity to own Crane Bank after an announcement
The number of refugees fleeing the raging conflict in South Sudan into Uganda has increased to 40,000.\r\n\r\n
The Uganda Red Cross and international relief agencies said the number of Sudanese crossing to Uganda daily by road in the West Nile districts of Adjumani and Arua is worrying and has strained available relief support, with a disturbing probability of the current figures reaching 100,000 by February.
RWAKITURA - President Yoweri Museveni held a meeting with Mrs. Rebecca Nyandeng Garang De Mabior, the adviser on human rights and gender of South Sudan President Salva Kiir Mayardit.
Plans to harmonise communication rates in the East African region have taken shape.\r\n\r\n\r\n
The first technical committee meeting for ICT cluster of Northern Corridor integration projects comprising of Uganda, Kenya, Rwanda, and South Sudan sat in Kampala yesterday and agreed to have both mobile communication, and broadband charges cut and unified.
Investors are set to enjoy more favours from government, this time to acquire land at no cost.\r\n
The president says the move is meant to ease doing business in Uganda and to attract more investors into the country.
The misunderstanding between the Association of Uganda Tour Operators (Auto) and Uganda Wildlife Authority could come to an end after tour operators agreed to the terms for the online gorilla trekking permits that became functional on January 1.
UGANDA to experience a total eclipse on 3rd November best viewed from Masindi and West Nile (incl. Kidepo National Park)
Rainbow House of Hope‘ a Theatre- and Dance Project form Kampala, Uganda which will be touring from 2.5.2013 – 22.7.2013 in Germany, Slovenia and Austria.