The UNDP Uganda Annual Retreat 2023. This week, staff are reflecting on how far we have come in building a #FutureSmart @UNDPUganda & strategizing how we continue to navigate a changing world to deliver transformative development solutions for the people of Uganda.
The annual INTEREST Conference is the premier scientific conference for HIV in Africa and brings together scientists involved in HIV treatment, pathogenesis, and prevention research from around the world. The conference showcased cutting-edge knowledge in the diagnosis and treatment of HIV and the prevention of the HIV-1 infection. Additionally, it continues to foster building a community of African physicians and scientists to facilitate the implementation of local solutions for the management of patients living with HIV-1 infection and for the prevention of HIV transmission.   INTEREST 2022 took place in Kampala, Uganda and the program consisted of invited lectures, oral abstract presentations, a debate, skill-building sessions, panel discussions, and sponsored symposia
Water Mission documentation of project works at Rhino Camp, Arua. The project overall objective was increasing the right to improved and sustainable water, sanitation and hygiene conditions as required by SPHERE / UNHCR standards.
 
 
Shea butter is a fat extracted from the nut of the African shea tree. It is ivory in color when raw and commonly dyed yellow with borututu root or palm oil. It is widely used in cosmetics as a moisturizer, salve or lotion
 
 
 
 
 
 
Highlights and key milestones of local communities who have been impacted by IDF/DGF - supported projects.
 
 
John Kizito runs away from home because his step mother... https://www.fmf-slovenija.si/en/trash-cash/
John Kizito runs away from home because his step mother was mistreating him. He finds solace at one of the fish landing sites of Ggaba, a Kampala suburb where he picks scarp for his living
Celebrating DOEN Foundations 25th anniversary in Uganda, we brought together most of our East African partners. Given our aims to connect people from these wide variety of backgrounds and start meaningful conversations about their work, we decided to work according to the 'Art of Hosting' facilitation methods. Here you can see an expression of the two days.
Uganda medical association has called off their strike until July. This comes after government approved the budget. The industrial action was meant to flag off earlier this month.
Tomato farmers in Uganda endure post-harvest losses because of lack of knowledge and techniques to preserve their crops. If they produce in excess of demand, they will be forced to sell at lower prices or suffer with waste.
Creating an environment where innovators choose to stay in Uganda and not seek greener pastures is the motivation behind the first ever National Science Innovations Award Launched today.
Uganda has been praised for investing more in Industrialization research and Technology following a 30-million-dollar Investment in the Uganda Industrial Research Institute located in Namanve Mukono. Recently appointed ambassadors to different nations visited the facility.
Police has today engaged in running battles with Col Dr Kizza Besigye in Kasangati town as he tried to protest against hiking commodity prices
Plying the South Sudan route is an ever-increasing risk, Ugandan traders are requesting government to use bi-lateral agreements between the six east African countries to minimize deaths at hands of Sudanese
Where do young people turn for inspiration when unemployment or underemployment stand in their way? For one engineer, a visit to a street shoeshine was the trick. In this story, Brian Kalaki talks to a young entrepreneur who is now sharing his success wit
A faction of the National Unity Platform, led by Moses Kibalama  this morning opened up parallel offices in Rubaga Division in an intended bid to reclaim supreme ownership of the party.
During the unveiling, the said new leadership called upon the former

National Drug Authority kikoze ebikwekweto eby’enjawulo okufuza abatunda eddagala eritali ku mutindo
Since his passing yesterday in Greece Orthodox Archbishop Jonah Lwanga’s deeds have been praised back home. Today, during Mass, his record on rights and charity stood out. Orthodox church is still studying funeral arrangements.
The family of late Desire Mirembe who was murdered in 2015 in cold blood and her body was dumped in a sugar plantation are now stepping up calls to arrest the key suspect Mathew Kirabo yet to be brought to book years later.
Uganda medical association has called off their strike until July. This comes after government approved the budget. The industrial action was meant to flag off earlier this month.
Court of Appeal concludes hearing of over 80 2021 election petition appeals
 
Kampala Capital City Authority councillors who were arrested and detained while going near the Old Taxi Park early this month, have vowed to take legal actions against the security operatives who attacked them and beat them up.
According to the 15 council

The Katikkiro of Buganda has paid a courtesy visit to the historic Kasubi tombs years after they were gutted by fire. Restoration of the UNESCO heritage site is progressing and thatching is set to begin in the next few days.
Pope Theodoros ll has today ended his one week visit to Uganda with a mass at Namugoona orthodox cathedral. The pope in his message urged people to put a stop to domestic violence. He also urged people to embrace the vaccination process against COVID19.
2022 LABOUR DAY CELEBRATIONS AT KOLOLO INDEPENDENCE GROUNDS
Ebyewunyisa tebiggwa mu Uganda. Abatuuze be Kazo Angola wano mu gombolola y’e Kawempe, bakedde kwekumamu ogutaaka nga baagala mutuuze munaabwe abaviire ku kyalo olw’ebigambibwa nti akozesa amaanyi g’ekizikiza okubalemesa mu ngeri ezitali zimu.
Olw’okuba

Tonny Mawejje to hang up his boots at the end of Star Times Uganda Premier League 2022
The Chief Justice of Uganda Alfonse Owiny-Dollo has today urged judicial officers to serve in their new roles with integrity to help save the derailed image of the Judiciary
Chief Justice Owiny-Dollo made these remarks at ceremony held to induct new Judi

There was panic in kanyanya  a Kampala Suburb as several people scampered following a bomb scare in the area.  This incident happened at newly opened Akamwesi Mall,
President Museveni has commissioned a Shs12bn hides and skin factory in Nakaseke District.
Museveni who has been campaigning for value addition to agricultural products says Uganda will earn more money by exporting finished products

Abantu bangi bakola emirimu egitakkirizika okusobola okwebeezaawo.
Olwaleero tukuleetedde omukyala avuga Bbaasi, nga muno mwaggya ekigulira magala eddiba.

The Archbishop of church of Uganda Stephen Kaziimba Mugalu has encouraged Ugandans to avoid indecent dressing because this is the main cause of sin.
The Archbishop who led the 2nd Mass following the reopening of places of worship revealed that is indecenc

The Commercial Court in kampala has adjourned the case between Jomayi estates residents of bujjuuko and General Tumukunde to 15 th feb 2022. Court considered consent between both sides to negotiate settlement
 
 
With the advancement in technology different researchers have managed to find innovative ways to add value to food in Uganda to help increase profit and gain.  We spoke to some of the farmers, researchers and innovators revealing some of the unique products
The Pope Theodoros II of Alexandria  prayed for the soul of the late Archbishop of orthodox church in Uganda, Metropolitan Jonah Lwanga who passed on last month.
Patriarch Theodoros II who is currently in Uganda also visited the burial site of his collea

Bobi Wine visits legislators Ssewaanyana and Ssegirinya in Kigo Prison
Legislator Allan Sewanyana's freedom was short lived after he was seized by security
 
 

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