Elections should be inclusive and Participatory- UN

We can achieve a peaceful and considerate elections in Uganda. This desired goal should be a priority for all peace loving Ugandans.  One of the important duty & obligation for Citizens: “The exercise and enjoyment of rights and freedoms is inseparable from the performance of duties and obligations; and, accordingly, it shall be the duty…

UN in Uganda extends programme criticality to missions from abroad.

Kampala, By our reporter. United Nations- UN in Uganda has released a statement following media reports that the body has stopped staff from travelling to Uganda. In a statement UN- Uganda says it remains committed to sustaining its operations in support of the national vision 2040 and the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)….

United Nations in Uganda Launches new Website.

Kampala, Uganda – By E K Benj The UN Resident Coordinator in Uganda, H.E. Rosa Malango has launched the new website of the United Nations system in Uganda. (www.uganda.un.org) The new website was launched during the National Commemoration of Human Rights Day and conclusion of the 16 days of activism against gender-based violence at Mestil…

IOM Launches Migration with Dignity UG Project.

Kampala, Uganda – By E K Benj. Uganda’s Minister of Gender, Labour, and Social Development, Hon Frank Tumwebeze has earlier today (Thursday 3rd December 2020) launched project “Bolstering Ethical Recruitment Policies and Practice” The launch took place at Protea Hotel in Kampala with a live broadcast on Uganda Broadcasting Corporation – UBC and online. The…

United Nations in Uganda committed to stay and deliver.

Kampala, UG – Press Release As we come to the end of 2020, the United Nations (UN) system in Uganda would like to express its appreciation to the Government and people of Uganda and to its partners for the long-standing partnership in support of humanity. The COVID-19 pandemic led to unprecedented challenges during which the…

Rosa Malango Hosts Youth Coalition for SDGs.

By Viola Nabbale, Kampala – Uganda The United Nations Resident Coordinator and Designated official for Security Rosa Malango has hosted a group of Youth NGO Leaders under their umbrella Youth Coalition for SGDs. The strategic meeting took place at her residence in Kololo, Kampala on Thursday following UN at 75 Celebrations at Twin Towers Presidential…

Debt Relief; M7 Seeks UN Intervention.

By E. K Benj– Kampala, Uganda Uganda’s long serving President Yoweri Tibahaburwa Kaguta Museveni has appealed to United Nations for International Cooperation in tax issues and debt relief. Museveni delivered his message through his Prime Minister Rt Hon Dr Ndugu Ruhakana Rugunda who was officiating at 75th Commemoration Anniversary of the United Nations at Twin…

By denying Iran’s foreign minister visa for Security Council visit, America has lost moral right to serve as home for UN.

FILE PHOTO: Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif takes take part in a meeting at the United Nations headquarters in New York, 2019 © Reuters / Mike Segar By Dr. George Szamuely, Senior Research Fellow at the Global Policy Institute and author of Bombs for Peace: NATO’s Humanitarian War on YugoslaviaUS officials have long used visa rejections to humiliate…