UNDP Uganda to host the first meeting on Strengthening Inclusive Business Ecosystems in Africa
19 Apr 2016
KAMPALA - As implementation of Agenda 2030 and its 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) with its tagline on leaving no one behind takes off, doing business that includes all groups of people has become a key factor in extending the benefits of economic growth.
New United Nations Resident Coordinator presents credentials to Government
24 Mar 2016
Kampala - Ms. Rosa Malango, the new United Nations Resident Coordinator and Resident Representative for the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) presented her credentials to Hon. Sam Kutesa, the Minister of Foreign Affairs during a brief ceremony in his office today, 24th March 2016. She handed over a letter from Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, thereby officially entering into her new role.
Statement concerning UNDP, Business Call to Action and Bidco Africa Ltd.
25 Feb 2016
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has received a petition from the Bugala Farmers Association in Uganda related to UNDP’s association with Bidco Africa Ltd., as a result of the company’s membership with the Business Call to Action (BCtA).
PRESS RELEASE: Uganda’s to hold second televised Presidential Debate for the 2016 general election #UGDebate16
12 Feb 2016
KAMPALA – Uganda will this weekend have its second Presidential Debate for the 2016 electoral season.
#UGDebate16 - Uganda to hold first televised Presidential Debate of 2016 general election today
15 Jan 2016
Kampala - This evening, the first ever Presidential Debate of the 2016 general election will be held, and broadcast live from the Serena Conference Centre.
PRESS RELEASE: Land reforms, developing mining sector and private sector investment key to unlocking development of Northern Uganda
16 Dec 2015
— Adoption of a bold mix of inclusive and transformative innovations, focusing on land reforms, developing the mineral and tourism sectors, is vital to accelerate the development transformation of Northern Uganda.
PRESS RELEASE - Dialogue on Diaspora Resource Mobilisation and Utilisation
15 Dec 2015
Kampala, 15.Dec.2015 - Ugandans living in the various parts of the world will today convene in Kampala for a Dialogue on Diaspora Resource Mobilisation and Utilisation.
Kampala hosts international experts to reinvigorate development cooperation for the Sustainable Development Goals
4 Nov 2015
About 150 high-level representatives from governments, civil society, the private sector and international organizations will gather in Kampala, Uganda to discuss concrete steps towards implementing the new agenda.
PRESS RELEASE: High level dialogue on Uganda’s Economy: Directions, Prospects and Challenges to be held in Kampala
3 Nov 2015
Kampala – The state of the economy is everyone’s concern in Uganda today. A weakened shilling, high interest rates, and rising inflation are components that have become worrisome for many Ugandans.
Government of Uganda launches process to develop Green Growth Strategy
30 Oct 2015
Government of Uganda will today officially launch the development of the “Uganda Green Growth Development Strategy” (UGGDS).