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Disaster News

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PRESIDENT MUSEVENI COMMISSIONS THE BULAMBULI RESETTLEMENT PROJECT IN EASTERN UGANDA

By | July 4th, 2019|Categories: Disaster News, General News, News and Events, News Highlights, Prime Ministers News|

By Isaac Mugera -  President Yoweri Museveni has commissioned the Bulambuli Resettlement Project in Eastern Uganda’s Bugisu Sub-Region. The resettlement project provides home to the land-slides affected people from the districts of Bududa, Bulambuli, Sironko, Manafwa and Namisindwa. The implementation of the Resettlement Plan followed the President’s directive in November 2018 after a second landslide had [...]

Over 100 Houses Completed in Bulambuli for the Relocation of Bududa Landslide Victims

By | March 27th, 2019|Categories: Disaster News, General News, News and Events, News Highlights, Prime Ministers News|

By Isaac Mugera - The Government of Uganda, through the Office of the Prime Minister has completed construction of over 100 houses for the relocation of the Buduuda Landslide victims. The two- bed-roomed houses, which are the first phase of a total of 900 houses, are already fully roofed, doors and windows fixed, and the engineers [...]

UGANDA CELEBRATES WORLD WETLANDS DAY 2019

By | February 4th, 2019|Categories: Disaster News, General News, Monitoring and Evaluation News, News and Events, News Highlights, Prime Ministers News|

President Museveni has called for conservation of wetlands noting that their continued loss and degradation is a matter of concern not only in the context of livelihoods, but also in mitigating climate change impacts. “I am indeed concerned about the rapid loss of wetlands, particularly in and around urban centres, and in areas like Busoga, Tororo, [...]

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

WORLD HEALTH ORGANISATION COMMENDS UGANDA’S VIGILANCE ON EBOLA

By | January 3rd, 2019|Categories: Disaster News, General News, News and Events, News Highlights, Policy Coordination News, Prime Ministers News|

The Director General of World Health Organization, Dr. Tedros Adhanom has applauded the Government of Uganda for strengthening the health systems to focus on primary health care through increasing surveillance coverage on Ebola. PM Rugunda and Director General of WHO,Dr. Tedros address the press as government officials and WHO staff look on at OPM in Kampala [...]

OPM RECEIVES CHINESE DONATION OF ICT EQUIPMENT, CASH AND RELIEF ITEMS

By | October 25th, 2018|Categories: Disaster News, General News, News and Events, News Highlights, Prime Ministers News|

By Isaac Mugera - The Office of the Prime Minister has received a donation of ICT equipment, Funds, and relief items from the People’s Republic of China. The money and items were officially handed over on Friday 19th October 2018 by H.E the Ambassador of the People’s Republic of China to Uganda, Mr. Cheng Zhuqiang, to [...]

GOVERNMENT COMMITTED TO STRONG COORDINATION TIES WITH PARTNERS – RUGUNDA

By | May 18th, 2017|Categories: Disaster News, General News, News and Events, News Highlights, Prime Ministers News|

The Prime Minister Dr Ruhakana Rugunda has pledged Government support and partnership with the UN through the UN Development Assistance Framework (UNDAF). He noted that through the different pillars which include Governance, Human capital development and Sustainable and inclusive economic development, UNDAF has yielded remarkable achievements. Rugunda observed that the achievements were further enhanced by the [...]

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 [...]

PM Rugunda Launches National Food Security Assessment Report

By | March 7th, 2017|Categories: Disaster News, General News, News and Events, News Highlights, Prime Ministers News, Refugees News|

The Prime Minister Dr Ruhakana Rugunda has launched the National Food Security Assessment report which provides the short term, medium and long term recommendations for eradication of food insecurity in Uganda. PM Rugunda officially receives donation of 119,660 bags of China rice from the Chinese Ambassador, Zheng Zhu-Qiang at Serena hotel ( Photo by PMPU) [...]

Minister Wharton reinforces UK support for refugees in Uganda

By | March 7th, 2017|Categories: Disaster News, General News, News and Events, News Highlights, Refugees News|

International Development Minister James Wharton reaffirms UK support for refugees in Uganda as Africa’s largest refugee hosting nation. During the week that famine has been declared in some parts of South Sudan, Minister Wharton saw the life-saving impact of UK aid in Uganda when he visited a centre where refugees are registered and longer term refugee settlements [...]