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MEMBER STATES OF THE UNITED NATIONS HAVE BEEN URGED TO APPROACH NEGOTIATIONS ON A POST - 2015 DEVELOPMENT AGENDA WITH A POSITIVE AND CONSTRUCTIVE SPIRIT.

The appeal was made by the President of the UN General Assembly, Sam Kutesa on Wednesday.In 2000 world leaders set 2015 as the deadline for meeting anti-poverty goals and there are now negotiations on sustainable development goals to be adopted later this year

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

HON. ASUMAN KIYINGI, MINISTER OF STATE FOR REGIONAL COOPERATION ATTENDS 53RD IGAD EXTRAORDINARY COUNCIL OF MINISTERS' MEETING IN MOGADISHU

The IGAD Council of Ministers held its 53rd Extraordinary Session on Somalia on 10 January 2015 at Hotel SYL in Mogadishu. 

General Assembly, Unanimously Adopting Decision, Sets Out Intergovernmental Negotiations Road Map on Post-2015 Development Agenda

The General Assembly today set out a road map for the process of intergovernmental negotiations on the post-2015 development agenda, adopting without a vote a draft decision on that matter.

STATEMENT BY H.E. Sam K. Kutesa Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP 20) December 2014

The United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change twentieth Session of the Conference of the Parties (COP 20) and the tenth session of the Conference of the Parties serving as the meeting of the Parties to the Kyoto Protocol (CMP 10)

Uganda's envoys abroad converge for their annual conference.

The Rt Hon Prime Minister, Ruhakana Rugunda has today 3rd January opened the 7th annual ambassadors' conference at Speke Resort Munyonyo with the theme,"Delivery of the strategic objectives of Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

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