Ms. Rosa Malango remarks: Muslim Religious Leaders and Scholars on Countering, Responding to and Preventing Violent Extremism in Africa Conference
15 May 2017
Over the past decades, violent extremism has dramatically grown around the world including in Africa with a continued and growing presence of violent extremist groups causing an “arc of upheaval and distress” as described by former UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon.
Ms. Rosa Malango: Keynote address at Regional Seminar on the Sustainable Development Goals for the Parliaments of Sub-Saharan Africa
1 Mar 2017
It gives me great pleasure to address this August Assembly of Honourable Members of Parliaments from all over Sub-Saharan Africa. Welcome to Uganda, the Pearl of Africa.
Readout of the High Level Event ‘Uganda’s Transformational Approach to Refugees and Host Communities – Dealing with Multiple Vulnerabilities’
14 Dec 2016
On 14 December 2016, the Permanent Mission of Uganda to the United Nations convened a high level event on ‘Uganda’s Transformational Approach to Refugees and Host Communities – Dealing with Multiple Vulnerabilities’ at the United Nations in New York.
UN Resident Coordinator Ms. Rosa Malango opening statement delivered as a panel member at the 2016 CERF high-level pledging conference at the United Nations Headquarters, New York
13 Dec 2016
I would like to thank the Secretary-General for inviting us in Uganda to share our approach of innovation and dignity in refugee and host management. Allow me to start by applauding the exemplary leadership of the Government of Uganda, providing a safe haven in a volatile region, through its open-door and out-of-camp settlement approach, freedom of movement and the right to work for refugees, and strong emphasis on building the self-reliance of refugees and host communities.
Statement by Hon. Sam K. Kutesa Minister Of Foreign Affairs At The High-Level Pledging Conference Of The Central Emergency Response Fund (Cerf) At The UN Head Quarters, New York
13 Dec 2016
I pay tribute the UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon for this initiative in establishing the Central Emergency Response Fund, which has remained a vital tool for the UN to mobilize resources to address humanitarian catastrophes.
Ms. Rosa Malango remarks: Launch of the 2016 Africa Human Development Report - Accelerating Gender Equality and Women’s empowerment in Africa
27 Oct 2016
It is my singular pleasure to welcome you all to the national launch of the 2016 Africa Human Development Report which was prepared by UNDP with generous support from the Government of Japan.
Ms. Rosa Malango remarks: Gender Equality Seal Certification Programme for Private Enterprises
19 Oct 2016
It is my pleasure to welcome you all to this momentous occasion, when Ugandan businesses are championing the cause of gender-equal workplaces and marketplaces in Africa.
UN Resident Coordinator's remarks at the 10th Parliament Women Legislators Capacity Building Session
15 Jul 2016
As a woman and a leader, training sessions such as the one we have here today, have helped me to perform better in my office. I therefore consider it essential for us as we grow as women leaders at the forefront to attain transparent and accountable governance if we want to make our lives better and our communities going forward.
UNDP Country Director's remarks at the SWITCH Africa Green Networking Forum
28 May 2016
This weekend’s event is special because it’s the first networking forum for the project in Africa and it aims to enrich the partnership between the various partners involved in inclusive green business development as well as sustainable consumption and production activities across Africa.
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.