Japan’s Deputy Head of Mission in Uganda commends UNDP Uganda’s work with refugees in Yumbe district
30 Apr 2018
Yumbe district (26 April 2018) - The Deputy Head of Mission at the Embassy of Japan in Uganda – Mr. Mizumoto Horii, has commended the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) for its work with refugees in the West Nile region of Uganda.
UNDP Uganda receives US$1.5m from Government of Japan towards refugees and host communities programmes
17 Apr 2018
Kampala - The Government of Japan has announced a US$1.5m contribution to the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Uganda’s refugee support programme.
Wildlife conservation is avenue for youth employment says UN Resident Coordinator on World Wildlife Day
3 Mar 2018
Kasese, Uganda – Protecting the environment and wildlife can be a key source of employment for the youth, Ms. Rosa Malango has said.
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.
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.