UNDP Resident Representative keynote address at Chief Executive Officers’ Breakfast Meeting for Strengthening Inclusive Business Ecosystems Regional Training Workshop
21 Apr 2016
The timing of this meeting is opportune for our continent – Africa which hosts 7 of 10 fastest growing economies. The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) have set a new scene for the way in which economic actors tackle key systemic barriers such as inequality, unsustainable consumption and production patterns.
United Nations Development Programme, Resident Representative Speech at the Equator Prize National Award Ceremony for Uganda
21 Apr 2016
Today’s ceremony is special because, we are recognising the work of our own local community – the Kayonza Growers Tea Factory, from Kanungu District who are advancing local solutions to what has now become a global challenge.
UNDP Country Director's Remarks at the launch of the Global and Uganda National Human Development Reports 2015
17 Dec 2015
Since 1990, UNDP has been producing the Global Human Development report to stimulate dialogue and policy thinking around important issues that advance human development
UNDP Country Director’s Remarks: High Level Policy Dialogue on Uganda’s Economy
3 Nov 2015
I am delighted to join you this morning for this high level dialogue on Uganda’s economy. This event is critical to us all for a number of reasons. First, it offers an opportunity to affirm our commitment to support Government to deliver on the Second National Development Plan (NDPII).
UNDP Country Director's Remarks at the launch of Process to develop a Green Growth Development Strategy for Uganda
30 Oct 2015
UNDP through its Low Emission Capacity Building Project, is very proud to partner with government and other stakeholders, in preparing a National Green Growth Development Strategy.
UN Resident Coordinator/UNDP Resident Representative remarks: The UN Reducing Deforestation and Forest Degradation (UN-REDD) National Programme Launch and Inception in Uganda
30 Oct 2015
I am delighted to be here with you today as we launch of the UN-REDD Programme in Uganda. I’m particularly delighted to address you on behalf of our UN sister agencies, the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO), and United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) which are key partners in this programme.
UN Resident Coordinator & UNDP Resident Representative’s remarks at the national prayers for peaceful 2016 general elections
5 Oct 2015
I am truly honoured to join you in prayer for a peaceful and successful general election in 2016.
UNDP Country Director’s Remarks at the Launch of the Elders Forum of Uganda
2 Sep 2015
It gives me great pleasure and honour to be among you today for the launch of The Elders Forum of Uganda (TEFU).
UNDP Country Director's remarks at the high level dialogue on agricultural transformation
18 Aug 2015
On behalf of UNDP, I take this opportunity to welcome you all to this important dialogue on agricultural transformation in Uganda.
United Nations Resident Coordinator & UNDP Resident Representative remarks at the International Youth Day Celebrations in Katakwi District
12 Aug 2015
This International Youth Day, like the previous ones, reminds us of the central role of young women and men as essential partners in sustainable development.