United Nations Resident Coordinator & UNDP Resident Representative remarks at the Sustainable Energy Forum 10 Sep 2014“Energy Week”, is an opportunity for us to reflect on the importance of energy in our daily lives and the progress of our communities and nations. It is also a moment for reflection and renewed action.
United Nations Resident Coordinator & UNDP Resident Representative remarks at launch of the Uganda Tourism Association Strategic Plan 2014-2019 Kampala21 Aug 2014It’s great to be among so many proud supporters of Ugandan tourism.
UN Resident Coordinator/UNDP Resident Representative's remarks at the International Youth Day celebrations in Moroto district12 Aug 2014It is a great honour to join you today to celebrate and recognize the important contribution that youth are making in this country, and the rest of the world.
UNDP Country Director Ms. Almaz Gebru speech at the Africa Day of Decentralization and Local Development10 Aug 2014On behalf of the development partners, I am delighted to be here to celebrate with you, and the rest of Africa, the Africa Day of Decentralization and Local Development.
Opening Remarks by Ms Almaz Gebru, UNDP Country Director at the Uganda Tourism Association Strategic Plan Validation Workshop15 Jul 2014It is my pleasure to take part in the Uganda Tourism Association 5 year strategic plan validation workshop today.
Opening remarks by Ms Almaz Gebru, UNDP Country Director at second national development plan consultation meeting with Development Partners on the analytical study on partnerships with non-state actors10 Jul 2014I am glad to see you here this afternoon, at this important consultative meeting that is geared towards ensuring that the second National Development Plan (NDP) will be delivered through partnerships in a collaborative, coordinated and complimentary manner.
UNDP Country Director 's remarks at launch of “Enhancing Adoption of Climate Smart Agriculture practices in Uganda” in Bulange, Namutumba District.18 Jun 2014It 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”.
United Nations Resident Coordinator & UNDP Resident Representative's remarks at the National World Environment Day celebrations in Kaliro district5 Jun 2014The 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.
Country Director’s remarks at launch of the Uganda AIDS Accountability Scorecard and CSO Accountability Framework30 Apr 2014On 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.
Country Director’s remarks at launch of the local government development planning guidelines29 Apr 2014Today we mark the launch of the Local Government Development Planning Guidelines which have been developed in partnership with United Nations Development Programme through the project on Strengthening Institutional Framework for Service Delivery being implemented by the Ministry of Local Government and National Planning Authority.