Urban leaders launch campaign for universal access to HIV and AIDS services in Uganda
19 Jun 2014
A nation-wide campaign aimed at improving universal access to HIV and AIDS services in urban centres, has been launched by mayors and other local leaders in Uganda.
Government officials to receive training in reporting and evaluation of GHG emissions
18 Jun 2014
KAMPALA – A workshop designed to train government officials responsible for coordinating climate change activities in Uganda on new methods of reporting and monitoring Green House Gas (GHG) emissions, opens today at the Golf Course View Hotel in Entebbe.
UNDP and COMESA launch project to reduce climate change impact on agriculture
18 Jun 2014
Namutumba - A project that will enable smallholder farmers use improved techniques to increase their yields, and incomes while also reducing the impact of future climate change on agriculture has been launched by government of Uganda.
UNDP Country Director 's remarks at launch of “Enhancing Adoption of Climate Smart Agriculture practices in Uganda” in Bulange, Namutumba District.
18 Jun 2014
It is my pleasure to join you today as government launches the UNDP-COMESA supported project on “Enhancing adoption of climate smart agriculture practices in the farming systems of Uganda”.
Forum calls for stronger partnership between Media and CSOs to improve oversight for service delivery
10 Jun 2014
KAMPALA - Held under the theme, “Media: A key player for realising social accountability,” the Forum brought together over 50 CSOs at the national and subnational level, including media practitioners, to enable them to share experiences and develop strategies to work together to advance social accountability.
United Nations Resident Coordinator & UNDP Resident Representative's remarks at the National World Environment Day celebrations in Kaliro district
5 Jun 2014
The UN System is proud to be a partner with government, local government, civil society and the public in developing a number of policies, legal and institutional frameworks that have been put in place to curb environmental degradation. These include, the National Biomass energy strategy, a rangelands and pastoralism policy, National biodiversity strategy and action plan, climate smart agriculture, a low emission development strategy for the country and review of the National Environment Management Policy.
UNDP recognised for supporting HIV and AIDs interventions in urban areas
30 May 2014
KAMPALA - The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Uganda has been recognised for its work in supporting HIV/AIDs response in Kampala city. This work involves supporting urban leaders to better understand HIV/AIDs and create responses that can change the lives of those infected and affected by HIV/AIDs in urban areas.
Government of Uganda starts regional consultations for the second phase of National Development Plan
19 May 2014
Jinja – Regional consultations to inform the National Development Plan (NDPII) started off Monday, May 19th with a workshop in Jinja for the Eastern region.
Country Director’s remarks at launch of the Uganda AIDS Accountability Scorecard and CSO Accountability Framework
30 Apr 2014
On behalf of the United Nations Development Programme and the United Nations Joint Program on HIV and AIDS, I would like to register our gratitude to the government of Uganda particularly Uganda AIDS Commission, Ministry of Health and the Local government for spearheading the fight against HIV and AIDS in Uganda.
Uganda AIDS Accountability Scorecard Launched
30 Apr 2014
The Uganda AIDS Accountability Scorecard, a new tool that will enable the monitoring and benchmarking of AIDS strategies and activities was launched on Wednesday April 30th in Kampala. The Scorecard was produced by the Uganda Network of AIDS Service Organisations (UNASO) with support from UNDP.