OPM Contact Details

Contact us 0417 770 500, 0417 770 660 - PS Office 0414259498 Toll-Free 0800100350 | ps@opm.go.ug M/GD 0417770522 GCW 0417770525 MoSKA 0417770528 2nd DPM 0417770532 MS/NUR 0417770536 MDP 0417770539 MS/DP 0417770542 MS/LT 0417770548 MS/Teso 0417770552 MS/BA 0417770572

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Special Programs News

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GOVERNMENT STATEMENT ON THE CURRENT FLOODS, LANDSLIDES AND WINDSTORMS DISASTER SITUATION IN THE COUNTRY

By | December 6th, 2019|Categories: Disaster News, General News, News and Events, News Highlights, Prime Minister’s Delivery Unit News, Prime Ministers News, Special Programs News|

BY ISAAC MUGERA -  The Min. of State for Disaster Preparedness and Management in the Office of the Prime Minister, Hon. Musa Ecweru, has this morning addressed members of the Press on the current Floods, Landslides, and Windstorms Disaster situation in the Country. The Minister presented government responses to the situation including life saving interventions, emergence [...]

JOURNALISTS AND COMMUNICATIONS OFFICERS TRAINED IN NUTRITION DATA COMMUNICATION AND REPORTING

By | November 18th, 2019|Categories: General News, News and Events, News Highlights, Policy Coordination News, Prime Minister’s Delivery Unit News, Prime Ministers News, Special Programs News|

BY BERNADETTE NDEMA - Nutrition related content remains fairly reported in the media and this could be attributed, among other things, to lack of understanding of nutrition data and programming by journalists and communicators. In realisation of this, the Office of the Prime Minister, through the National Information Platforms for Nutrtion (NIPN) project, held a three [...]

OPM EMERGES GLOBAL WINNER OF SDGs AWARD FOR MANAGEMENT OF FAMINE AND DROUGHT DISASTERS

By | November 7th, 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, Special Programs News|

By Isaac Mugera - The Office of the Prime Minister (OPM) in Uganda, has received a Global Award for the outstanding monitoring and management of disasters in the country. In the Awards ceremony organized by the Group on Earth Observations (GEO) in Canberra- Australia on 6th November 2019, Uganda was recognized for the commendable use of [...]

OPM PARTICIPATES IN THE 2019 SCALING UP NUTRITION GLOBAL GATHERING

By | November 7th, 2019|Categories: General News, Monitoring and Evaluation News, News and Events, News Highlights, Prime Minister’s Delivery Unit News, Prime Ministers News, Special Programs News|

By Ndema Bernadette, Communications Specialist, NIPN-OPM -  Uganda is one of the countries taking part in the Scaling Up Nutrition (SUN) global gathering in Kathmandu Nepal 4-7 November 2019. Themed, Nourishing People and the Planet Together, the conference has convened over 60 countries which make up the SUN movement. Having joined the movement in 2011, Uganda [...]

OPM, MCI, Train Journalists in Climate Change and Disaster Risk Reduction Reporting

By | November 4th, 2019|Categories: Disaster News, General News, News and Events, News Highlights, Prime Minister’s Delivery Unit News, Prime Ministers News, Special Programs News|

By Rebecca Nabatanzi Sserwanga -  Kampala, November 2019. The Office of the Prime Minister (OPM), through her Strengthening Community Resilience to Climate Change and Disaster Risks (SCORE) project, in conjunction with the Media Challenge initiative (MCI), has spearheaded the Media Challenge Expo 2019. The Media Challenge Expo is the first of its kind that brings the media [...]

GOVERNMENTS OF UGANDA AND KENYA SIGN MOU FOR CROSS-BORDER COOPERATION FOR SUSTAINABLE PEACE AND DEVELOPMENT

By | September 19th, 2019|Categories: General News, News and Events, News Highlights, Prime Minister’s Delivery Unit News, Prime Ministers News, Special Programs News, Uncategorized|

By Isaac Mugera – H.E. The President of Uganda, Yoweri Kaguta Museveni and H.E. the President of Kenya, Uhuru Kenyatta have launched a major program to address the peace and development challenges facing people along the border areas of North Eastern Uganda and North Western Kenya. The Program code named, Cross-Border Programme for Sustainable Peace and [...]

OPM PERMANENT SECRETARY TOURS OPM PROJECTS IN KARAMOJA REGION AND BULAMBULI DISTRICT

By | September 19th, 2019|Categories: General News, Monitoring and Evaluation News, News and Events, News Highlights, Prime Ministers News, Special Programs News|

By Isaac Mugera - The Permanent Secretary of the Office of the Prime Minister (OPM), Ms. Christine Guwatudde Kintu has made a comprehensive tour of OPM projects in Karamoja region to establish the progress and performance of these projects and the value they add to the community beneficiaries. The PS also visited the Resettlement Site in [...]

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

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 [...]

RUGUNDA LAUNCHES 665 BILLION DEVELOPMENT INITIATIVE FOR NORTHERN UGANDA

By | May 11th, 2018|Categories: General News, News and Events, News Highlights, Prime Ministers News, Special Programs News|

The Prime Minister, Dr. Ruhakana Rugunda has officially launched the Development Initiative for Northern Uganda (DINU) Programme. DINU is a government of Uganda programme supported by the European Union to the tune of 150 million Euros (shs 665bn). It is a multi- sectoral programme under the Office of the Prime Minister and will be implemented [...]