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Govt, UN call for more action to fight Non-Communicable Diseases

Uganda is one of many countries burdened by Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs) in Africa. Reports show that NCDs affecting Ugandans include cancers, cardiovascular diseases, diabetes, chronic…  


Leaders pledge climate action support as Uganda hosts 2021 Africa Climate Week

Global leaders at the 2021 Africa Climate Week have pledged their increased support to climate action initiatives to mitigate the environmental crisis that the world and Africa faces.  


Ekyooto Ha Mpango Festival to promote Tourism and Culture in Uganda

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Ministry of Tourism, Wildlife & Antiquities joined His Majesty King Oyo Nyimba Kabamba Iguru Rukidi IV the King of Tooro to launch the annual…  


UNDP and CORE Supporting Refugee and Host Community Resilience

Since the outbreak of conflict in South Sudan in 2013, an estimated 5 million people have been displaced from South Sudan, Democratic Republic of Congo and other neighbouring countries and have found…  


Govt, UNDP, ADC partner to restore wetlands

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in partnership with the Ministry of Water and Environment and the Austrian Development Cooperation (ADC) have partnered to implement a project which…  


UNDP, WHO, Ministry of Health Deploy Essential Health Workers to Support COVID-19 Response

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), in partnership with the Ministry of Health and the World Health Organization (WHO), has deployed medical personnel and Public Health specialists as…  


UNDP Supports Uganda Feed Her People, Conserve Ecosystems

Zero hunger! The rallying call for both developed and developing nations is to forge a global partnership and end the deprivation of enough and nutritious food, to all the people of the world.  


Judiciary video conferencing system supported by UNDP eases access to justice in Masaka

Inmates, court officials say the system has transformed the administration of justice in Masaka and want it extended to other districts  


Prime Minister of Uganda Launches New Industrial Policy

The Government of Uganda with technical support from the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has launched a new industrial policy which is expected to spur industrial development and economic…  


Govt, UNDP Launch Jobs and Livelihoods Plan for Refugees, Host Communities

framework to address the socio-economic needs of refugees and host communities, tackle environmental challenges and promote investment, has been launched.  

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