Equipping Uganda to respond to Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear disasters
25 Dec 2017
JINJA - With technological advancement, the threat from Chemical, Biological, Radiological or Nuclear (CBRN) explosions or accidents is increasing.
PRESS RELEASE: Government of Uganda and UNDP launch implementation of a $44.26 million project to restore wetlands and build community resilience
29 Nov 2017
Kampala, Uganda – The Government of Uganda and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) have kick-started the new project on ‘building community resilience, wetlands ecosystems and associated catchments in Uganda.’
A new web based platform that enables Ugandans to monitor city projects launched
24 Nov 2017
KAMPALA - Kampala residents are now able to hold city authorities accountable for infrastructure projects.
Uganda launches its first Green Growth Development Strategy
23 Nov 2017
Kampala 22nd. November.2017 – The Government of Uganda has launched a new Green Growth Development Strategy to guide its development.
Planning for All: Integrating Refugees in District Development
31 Oct 2017
KAMPALA - Today, nearly 1.4 million refugees reside across 12 districts in Uganda, live alongside their Ugandan hosts.
UN Resident Coordinator tours the National Emergency Coordination and Operations Centre (NECO) in Kampala
16 Oct 2017
Kampala - UN Resident Coordinator and UNDP Resident Representative, Ms. Rosa Malango, visited Uganda’s National Emergency Coordination and Operations Centre (NECOC).
Empowering communities to manage risk is key for disaster reduction
16 Oct 2017
KYEGEGWA – Uganda joined the rest of the world to commemorate the International Day for Disaster Reduction (IDDR) on 13 October with a call from the United Nations Resident Coordinator to strengthen the ability of communities to manage disaster risks.
Uganda hosts first Conservation and Tourism Investment Forum
10 Oct 2017
Kampala - Uganda has hosted the first investment summit to pioneer public private sector partnership in tourism and conservation.
Development Minerals boost livelihoods of millions in Uganda says UNDP Resident Representative
6 Oct 2017
Kampala - Development Minerals have the potential to boost the livelihoods of millions of people and catalyse poverty eradication – Ms. Rosa Malango has said.
Second Switch Africa Green networking event concludes with a call to adopt sustainable consumption practises that protect Uganda’s natural resources
15 Sep 2017
KAMPALA – The second Switch Africa Green networking forum has been held with a call to protect Ugandan’s natural resources through using sustainable consumption and green production practises.