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Refugees News

//Refugees News

UGANDA TO MAINTAIN HER ‘OPEN DOOR POLICY’ FOR REFUGEES – GEN. MOSES ALI

By | June 21st, 2019|Categories: General News, News and Events, News Highlights, Prime Ministers News, Refugees News, Uncategorized|

By Isaac Mugera –  The 1st Deputy Prime Minister of Uganda, Gen Moses Ali has assured refugees and the rest of the world that Uganda will maintain its ‘Open Door Policy’ for refugees as a way of commitment to humanitarian and peaceful living across the globe. Gen. Moses Ali addressing the congregation during the celebrations [...]

PM Rugunda launches Health Sector Integrated Refugee Response Plan

By | January 25th, 2019|Categories: General News, News and Events, News Highlights, Prime Ministers News, Refugees News|

Friday, January 25, 2019 The Prime Minister, Dr. Ruhakana Rugunda has said Government will continue to invest significant domestic resources in the protection, management and social integration of refugees and Ugandan communities that host them. PM Rugunda(M)with Hon. Eng.Onek(PM's L), Hon. Dr. Aceng(PM's R) and Development Partners at the launch of the Health Sector Intergrated Refugee [...]

7th Uganda Evaluation Week

By | January 23rd, 2019|Categories: Disaster News, General News, Monitoring and Evaluation News, News and Events, News Highlights, Policy Coordination News, Prime Minister’s Delivery Unit News, Prime Ministers News, Refugees News, Special Programs News|

Making Evaluations Work 1. The Value of Evaluation 2. Utilization Focused Evaluation & decision making 3. Private Sector’s approach to Monitoring and Evaluation in the use of evaluations 4. Case studies in Evaluation & Learning 5. Case studies on the Role of the Executives, Parliament and judiciary in Monitoring and Evaluation

MINISTER HILLARY ONEK REASSURES IMPROVED SECURITY TO KYANGWALI REFUGEE COMMUNITIES

By | January 17th, 2019|Categories: General News, News and Events, News Highlights, Prime Ministers News, Refugees News|

By Isaac Mugera The Minister for Relief, Disaster Preparedness and Refugees, Eng. Hillary Onek has reassured communities in the Kyangwali Refugee Settlement, in Kikuube District that government is fully committed to ensuring their safety and security amidst the current threats and land conflicts in the area. The Minister made this assurance during a meeting with the [...]

OPM and UNHCR announce the preliminary results of the verification exercise

By | November 8th, 2018|Categories: General News, News and Events, News Highlights, Prime Ministers News, Refugees News, Special Programs News|

8 November, 2018 JOINT PRESS STATEMENT KAMPALA: The Government of Uganda with the support of UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, concluded a comprehensive exercise to verify the identities of all refugees and asylum-seekers in the country, using enhanced biometric tools. The verification exercise, which was conducted upon a directive from the Rt. Hon Prime Minister in [...]

DEVELOPMENT RESPONSE TO DISPLACEMENT IMPACTS PROJECT LAUNCHED IN KAMWENGE AND ISINGIRO DISTRICTS

By | August 5th, 2018|Categories: General News, News and Events, News Highlights, Prime Ministers News, Refugees News|

  The Prime Minister, Dr. Ruhakana Rugunda has launched the Development Response to Displacement Impacts Project (DRDIP) in the districts of Kamwenge and Isingiro. PM Rugunda officially launches the counstruction site for the Primary School under the DRDIP infrastructure component, during the launch of DRDIP in Kamwenge District on Thursday. DRDIP is aimed at [...]

UNITED NATIONS HIGH COMMISSIONER FOR REFUGEES VISITS UGANDA

By | February 2nd, 2018|Categories: General News, News and Events, News Highlights, Prime Ministers News, Refugees News|

The Prime Minister, Dr. Ruhakana Rugunda has said Uganda will continue to maintain its open door policy towards refugees and support them until they are ready to return to their home countries when there is peace and stability. PM Rugunda(R) and UN High Commissioner for Refugees exchange pleasantries at OPM on Tuesday (Photo by PMPU) [...]

UN SECRETARY GENERAL COMMENDS UGANDA’S GENEROSITY

By | July 6th, 2017|Categories: General News, News and Events, News Highlights, Prime Ministers News, Refugees News|

UN SG Guterres(M )and PM Rugunda address the hosting community elders during their visit at Imvepi Refugee Reception Center,as OPM PS Christine (L),Hon.Min. Onek (2nd L) and UN's Malango(R) look on (Photo by PMPU) The UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres has hailed the government of Uganda and particularly the refugee hosting communities, for sharing [...]

GOVERNMENT PLEDGES COMMITMENT TO SUPPORT REFUGEES IN UGANDA

By | July 6th, 2017|Categories: General News, News and Events, News Highlights, Prime Ministers News, Refugees News|

PM Rugunda takes questions from the press after the CRRF workshop at Imperial Royale Hotel (Photo by PMPU) (1) The Prime Minister Dr Ruhakana Rugunda has called for an integrated approach while dealing with refugees. He said refugees should be treated with dignity since they do not choose to have such a status. He [...]

ENGINEERS HOLD 22ND NATIONAL TECHNOLOGY CONFERENCE

By | May 5th, 2017|Categories: Disaster News, General News, News and Events, News Highlights, Prime Ministers News, Refugees News|

President Yoweri Museveni has pledged government support to engineers in their effort tocontribute to the development of the country.He noted that stakeholder engagement is also a key component of Corporate Social Responsibility which should be managed well if the desired success in any project implementation is to be achieved. Museveni made these remarks in a speech [...]