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H.E. Ms. Rebecca Amuge Otengo, Minister of State for Northern Uganda Rehabilitation - HLTD on Tolerance and Reconciliation. New York, 22 April 2015

The President of the General Assembly (PGA), H.E. Mr. Sam Kahamba Kutesa, opened at the United Nations Headquarters in New York, a two-day High-Level Thematic Debate on "Promoting Tolerance and Reconciliation: Fostering Peaceful, Inclusive Societies and Countering Violent Extremism."

UNVEILING AT THE UNITED NATIONS OF THE PERMANENT MEMORIAL TO HONOR THE VICTIMS OF SLAVERY

Unveiling at the United Nations of the Permanent Memorial to Honor the Victims of Slavery and the Transatlantic Slave Trade; and International Day of Remembrance of the Victims of Slavery 

Minister of State for Gender and Head of Uganda's delegation to the 59th Session of the UN Commission on the Status of Women.

Rukia Isanga Nakadama delivered Uganda's statement yesterday during the Session's general debate. In her statement, she reaffirmed Uganda's commitment to Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action as a guiding framework for promotion of gender equality and empowerment of women.

Kadaga Recognised for Gender Equality Fight

The President of Liberia Hon. Elen Johnson Sirleaf has commended the Speaker of Parliament Rt.Hon. Rebecca Kadaga for her dedicated effort in promoting gender equality and women empowerment not only in Uganda but in the world.

The Diaspora Petitions The Internal Affairs Ministry In a Bid to Change Dual Citizenship and Immigration Laws In Uganda

The Diaspora Community Concerned About Citizenship and Immigration Control (Amendments) Act 2009. The Ugandan diaspora community seek to raise 10,000 signatures in a petition that aims to compel the Minister of Internal Affairs the Government of Uganda to amend the Citizenship and Immigration Control (amendments) Act 2009

UGANDA HAILS SUDAN, ETHIOPIA AND EGYPT FOR REACHING AGREEMENT ON GRAND ETHIOPIAN RENAISSANCE DAM ON RIVER NILE

Uganda has congratulated Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan for reaching an agreement on the construction of a mega dam on the Ethiopian portion of River Nile.

The agreement of principles on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam was signed by Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn, Sudanese President  Omar al-Bashir and Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi.