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UN agency unveils push to make cooking safe for 10 million people by 2020

21 November 2014 – Every year, household air pollution from cooking kills over four million people and sickens millions more,

US shootings by police, prison conditions trouble UN

GENEVA — A U.N. anti-torture panel that is investigating the United States said Friday it was deeply concerned by what it described as the high incidence of police brutality and shootings especially against African-Americans in the U.S.

Uganda Elected to ECOSOSC

Uganda has gained yet another strategic position on the international arena of policy making at the UN.

In Uganda, Helping Farmers Harvest Hope For The Future

Almost one third of the local farming production in sub-Saharan Africa is lost every year due to inadequate post-harvest management and household storage. In Uganda,

The UN General Assembly President Meets Parliamentarian Delegation from Uganda

UN General Assembly President Meets Parliamentarian Delegation from Uganda

Uganda's position on the humanitarian situation caused by the influx of Congolese Refugees.

Uganda following the attack launched by the Allied Democratic Front (ADF) on the border town of Kamango in the Democratic 

National Consultative Workshop on the Post 2015 Development Agenda

The workshop took place in the main conference hall, Office of the Prime Minister, and was attended by 162 participants from various Government Ministries, 

U.S., China Unveil Ambitious Climate Change Goals

BEIJING (AP) — The United States and China pledged Wednesday to take ambitious action to limit greenhouse gases

Opening of the Second Conference on Landlocked Developing Countries (LLDCS)

H.E. Mr. Sam Kahamba Kutesa, President of the sixty-ninth session of the United Nations General Assembly (PGA) arrived at the Vienna International Centre

African Health Leaders: Making Change and Claiming the Future launched in New York

Dr. Richard Nduhuura and staff at the Ugandan embassy in New York hosted the launch ceremony

The 52nd Independence anniversary at Uganda House

The Permanent representative of Uganda to the United Nations, Dr. Richard Nduhuura and the staff of Uganda Mission to the United Nations hosted this