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Announcement: Uganda Graduate Volunteer Scheme

To enhance young graduates’ employability and bridge their transition to work, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and United Nations Volunteer Programme in collaboration with the Ministry…  

President launches the UNDP led Songhai initiative on integrated agriculture

Kampiringisa, Mpigi district - President Yoweri Museveni has launched the Songhai model, an integrated approach that empowers youth, women and communities to sustainably harness natural resources for…  

Uganda and Kenya agree to work together on curbing human trafficking

Lwakhakha, Eastern Uganda - Uganda and Kenya have agreed to work together to address the problem of human trafficking along their shared border on Lwakhakha, Namisindwa district in Eastern Uganda.  

Biodiversity conservation must be linked to livelihoods

Kaabong district, Uganda - Bio diversity conservation must be made relevant to the lives of local communities otherwise it remains meaningless.  

Stronger laws, good local knowledge can stem pollution – Ms Malango

Mbale district, Uganda - Stronger laws coupled with use of good local knowledge can help control environment degradation and stop plastic pollution, Ms. Rosa Malango has said.  

Uganda becomes first country in Africa to sign the Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs) Partnership Plan

Kampala, 26 June 2018 - Today, Uganda became the first country in Africa to sign the Partnership Plan for Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs) to achieve national climate goals as part of its…  

28 new enterprises sign-up for the UNDP Gender Equality Seal Certification Programme for Private Enterprises

KAMPALA, June 21, 2018: Twenty eight (28) private sector companies have today committed to participate in the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Gender Equality Seal Certification (GES)…  

Government of Uganda and United Nations Development Programme launch new Protocol Information Management System

Kampala, June 21, 2018 – The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA) has today launched a new e-system to manage the administration of privileges and immunities to foreign diplomats.  

Financial Institutions agree to fund Small and Medium Enterprises engaged in Uganda’s Development Minerals sector

Kampala – Thirty representatives from ten financial institutions have committed to increase funding to enterprises involved in the exploitation of Development Minerals in Uganda.  

PRESS RELEASE: Government of Uganda and United Nations launch new initiative to address food security and strengthen ecosystems in Karamoja region

Moroto, Uganda (18.May.2018) – The Government of Uganda, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the UN Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) have come together to launch a new five year…  

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