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UNDP etches monumental piece of Uganda’s rich heritage

What does the eclipse of the sun have to do with an advancing caravan of a traditional ruler, returning from an expedition; with his spear-wielding fighters and labourers in tow? For Uganda, this was…  


UNDP, Italy and Catholic Church partner to promote Karamoja as a biosphere site

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has partnered with the government of Italy and the Catholic Church for a project to conserve biodiversity around Mount Moroto and promote nature-based…  


UN launches world’s biggest survey of public opinion on climate change

The Mission 1.5 campaign aims to give 20 million people around the world the opportunity to have their say on ways to limit climate change that they want to see adopted by government leaders.  


Report reveals Rule of Law, Access to Justice and Security needs of refugees and host communities in Uganda

PRESS RELEASE: A report launched by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) commends government for instituting structures and…  


UNDP and KOICA sign Shs 33 billion partnership to support refugees in Acholi and West Nile

The project will implement schemes for emergency employment, vocational training, value chain development and structured community mobilization and messaging to address the root causes of gender…  


Announcement: Uganda Graduate Volunteer Scheme

To enhance young graduates’ employability and bridge their transition to work, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and United Nations Volunteer Programme in collaboration with the Ministry…  


PRESS RELEASE: Government of Uganda and United Nations launch new initiative to address food security and strengthen ecosystems in Karamoja region

Moroto, Uganda (18.May.2018) – The Government of Uganda, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the UN Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) have come together to launch a new five year…  


JOINT PRESS RELEASE: Japan contributes US$ 6 million to support efforts towards refugees and host communities in Uganda

KAMPALA (17 April 2018) - The Government of Japan has announced a contribution of US$ 6 million to the United Nations to support refugees and host communities in Uganda over a period of one year from…  


PRESS RELEASE: The government of Uganda and stakeholders commit to pursue mobile-enabled digital transformation

28 March 2019, Kampala, Uganda: The Government of Uganda, through the Ministry of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) and National Guidance, in partnership with GSMA and UNDP, held a…  


PRESS RELEASE: Uganda’s first Baseline Assessment and Value Chain Analysis of the Development Minerals Sector launched

KAMPALA, Tuesday, 20th March 2018 - The Ministry of Energy and Minerals Development (MEMD) in partnership with the European Union, the ACP Group of States and the United Nations Development Programme…  

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