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H.E DR. RICHARD NDUHUURA SEEING OFF UGANDA'S PARTICIPANTS IN THIS YEAR'S NUCLEAR WEAPONS' REDUCTION

Thursday, 20th April 2017
Pursuant to General Assembly resolution 71/258, the United Nations conference to negotiate a legally binding instrument to prohibit nuclear weapons, leading towards their total elimination, convened its first substantive session from 27 to 31 March at United Nations Headquarters.

THE OUTGOING AMB. DR. RICHARD NDUHUURA HANDS OVER TO AMB. KINTU NYAGO

Thursday, 20th April 2017
The outgoing Head of Mission Ambassador Dr. Richard Nduhuura handed over the instruments of leadership to his deputy, Ambassador Kintu Nyago. 

DISARMAMENT COMMISSION SUBSTANTIVE SESSION OF 2017

Tuesday, 11th April 2017

The United National General Assembly disarmament Commission  UNDC, substantive session of 2017, which has been going on since the April 3rd will wind up this Easter weekend on April, 21st April.

US RESPONDS MILITARILY TO CHEMICAL ATTACK, UN URGES RESTRAINT TO AVOID ESCALATION

Saturday, 8th April 2017

On Friday 7 April 2017, the  United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres urged restraint to avoid any escalation of the situation in Syria,after the United States responded militarily to an alleged chemical weapons attack earlier this week. He said that he was following  the situation in Syria closely and with grave concern.


AMBASSADOR NIKK HERLEY PLANS TO REVIEW CURRENT UN PEAC KEEPING MISSIONS DURING THE MONTH APRIL

Saturday, 1st April 2017
On March 29, Ambassador Haley spoke to the Council on Foreign Relations, where she discussed the U.S. presidency of the UN Security Council in April,...

UGANDA'S DELEGATION TO THE 61 ST. SESSION OF THE (CSW) WINDS UP WITH AN EXCELLENT SHOW-CASE, AT THE UN, NEW YORK.

Friday, 24th March 2017
Economic Empowerment: "Transforming Lives of Women and Female Youth Through Credit in Uganda"

UGANDA IS A PARTY TO THE CONVENTION ON THE ELIMINATION OF ALL FORMS OF DISCRIMINATION AGAINST WOMEN (CEDAW)

Friday, 24th March 2017
One of Uganda's key aspirations is achieve gender equality and empowerment of women for socio-economic transformation. 


H.E Dr. RICHARD NDUHUURA PAID A FAREWELL VISIT TO THE UN SECRETARY GENERAL.

Monday, 20th March 2017

The Permanent Representative of Uganda to UN, H.E Dr. RichardNduhuura paid a farewell visit to the United Nations Secretary General.


THE AMBASSADOR OF JAPAN PAID A COURTESY CALL TO THE PERMANENT REPRESENTATIVE OF UGANDA TO THE UNITED NATIONS

Saturday, 18th March 2017
The Permanent representative of Japan to the United Nations , H.E Mr. Koro Bessho met with the his counterpart for Uganda,

RT. HON. REBECCA ALITWALA KADAGA ON THE PRIORITY THEME OF THE 61 ST. SESSION OF COMMISSION ON THE STATUS OF WOMEN (CSW)

Friday, 17th March 2017

In her opening statement of her intervention , Rt. Hon. Rebecca Kadaga said that, the lack of economic empowerment of women in today's changing world of work is a fundamental impediment to achieving parity of status between both men and women which we congregate here at the United Nations every year to deliberate upon and attempt to achieve. 
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UGANDA'S DELEGATION TO THE 61st. SESSION OF THE COMMISSION ON THE STATUS OF WOMEN (CSW). ARRIVED IN NEW YORK.

Monday, 13th March 2017

The Permanent Representative of Uganda to the United Nations, H.E Richard Nduhuura has received Uganda's delegation to the 61st. Session of the Commission on the Status of Women. 

THE AMBASSADOR OF SLOVAKIA PAID A COURTESY CALL TO THE PERMANENT REPRESENTATIVE OF UGANDA TO THE UNITED NATIONS.

Saturday, 11th March 2017
On the March 10 th. 2017 The permanent representative of the republic of Uganda to the United Nations..

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Saturday, 11th March 2017

The Information Technology Officer will be recruited on local terms and will be under the supervision of the Head of Chancery.

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SECRETARY-GENERAL OUTLINES NEW STRATEGY TO ADDRESS SEXUAL ABUSE BY UN PERSONNEL

Friday, 10th March 2017
The United Nations has unveiled a new strategy to prevent and respond to sexual exploitation and abuse committed by those serving under its flag.