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News and Events

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GOVERNMENT CONTINUES TO RECEIVE DONATIONS FOR COVID-19 RESPONSE

By | August 14th, 2020|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|

BY ISAAC MUGERA , Communications Officer -  The Government of Uganda continues to receive donations for the COVID-19 Fund under the Office of the Prime Minister (OPM), to beef up the efforts geared towards the fight against the spread of the COVID-19. The latest donation was received yesterday, 13th August, 2020, from SOGEA-SATOM, an international building [...]

DISTRICT LEADERS APPLAUD DINU ON YOUTH SKILLING PROGRAMME

By | August 11th, 2020|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|

BY ISAIAH KITIMBO - OYAM. District leaders in Northern Uganda have commended the Development Initiative for Northern Uganda (DINU) for introducing the youth skilling programme (YSP) saying it will help to provide employment to the youth in the region. DINU is a government programme supported by the European Union and supervised by Office of the Prime [...]

US ARMY GENERAL DONATES USD 100,000 FOR THE COVID-19 RESPONSE IN UGANDA

By | August 4th, 2020|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|

BY ISAAC MUGERA, Communications Officer, OPM –  General Wesley Clark, a retired army general of the United States Forces has donated 100,000 US Dollars, to the Ugandan government to support the fight against COVID-19 in Uganda. President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni received the donation from General Clark earlier this week, and in turn asked the Rt. Hon [...]

UBTEB STAFF DELIVER CONTRIBUTION TO THE COVID-19 NATIONAL TASK FORCE AT OPM

By | July 28th, 2020|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|

BY ISAAC MUGERA, Communications Officer, OPM – The Administrator of the National COVID-19 Response Fund, Ms. Dorothy Kisaka has received One Million, Seven Hundred Ninety Thousand Shillings (1,790,000/-) contributed by 45 staff of the Uganda Business and Technical Examinations Board (UBTEB) for the COVID-19 response. The staff, who were represented by the UBTEB Senior Communications Officer, [...]

OPM RE-LAUNCHES EXERCISE TO SETTLE LANDLESS UGANDANS IN KYANGWALI, KUKUUBE DISTRICT

By | July 28th, 2020|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|

BY ISAAC MUGERA - The Office of the Prime Minister (OPM) has re-launched the settlement exercise for landless Ugandans who encroached on government land that was meant for refugees in Kyangwali refugee camp. The Rt. Hon. 1st Deputy Prime Minister, Gen. Moses Ali, launched the exercise on Saturday 25th July 2020 at the Kasonga Primary School [...]

OPM PROCURES SIX VEHICLES TO SUPPORT DINU IMPLEMENTATION

By | July 24th, 2020|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|

BY ISAIAH KITIMBO -  KAMPALA – The Office of the Prime Minister (OPM) has procured six vehicles valued at more than Shs1 billion to support implementation of the Development Initiative for Northern Uganda (DINU) programme. DINU is a government of Uganda programme supported by the European Union (EU) and supervised by OPM. The programme aims to [...]

CHINESE GOVERNMENT DONATES USD50,000 TO FLOOD VICTIMS IN UGANDA

By | July 15th, 2020|Categories: Disaster News, General News, News and Events, News Highlights, Policy Coordination News, Prime Minister’s Delivery Unit News, Prime Ministers News, Refugees News, Uncategorized|

BY ISAAC MUGERA – The Government of the Peoples Republic of China has donated US Dollars 50,000, an equivalent of over USHS 194m, to the communities that were affected by the floods that recently swept across different parts of the country. The donation was delivered by the Chinese Ambassador to Uganda, H.E Zheng Zhu Qiang, to [...]

DISTRICT LEADERS CALL FOR MORE OPM SUPPORT TO PEOPLE DISPLACED BY FLOODS

By | July 1st, 2020|Categories: Disaster News, General News, Monitoring and Evaluation News, News and Events, News Highlights, Prime Minister’s Delivery Unit News, Prime Ministers News, Refugees News|

BY ISAAC MUGERA – Local leaders in the Districts of Bundibugyo and Ntoroko in Western Uganda have asked for more relief support from the Office of the Prime Minister (OPM), towards communities that were devastated by the effects of flooding and landslides in the region. Speaking to a team of OPM Officers from the Communications Unit [...]

Uganda Opens Border to Thousands Fleeing Congo Violence

By | July 1st, 2020|Categories: Disaster News, General News, News and Events, News Highlights, Prime Minister’s Delivery Unit News, Prime Ministers News, Refugees News, Special Programs News, Uncategorized|

By Duniya Aslam Khan (UNHCR) in Zombo, Uganda   |  1 July 2020 Available online at: https://www.unhcr.org/afr/news/latest/2020/7/5efcada04/uganda-opens-border-thousands-fleeing-congo-violence.html Country lifts COVID-19 closure to admit refugees escaping escalating violence in eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo.  She is sick, she is frail and separated from her family. Emmanuelle Ochaya, 54 has been sleeping in a scanty makeshift hut, in the middle of [...]

STAKEHOLDERS CALL FOR STRENGTHENING LOCAL GOVERNMENT CAPACITIES FOR MANAGING MULTIPLE DISASTERS AMIDST COVID-19

By | June 12th, 2020|Categories: Disaster News, General News, News and Events, News Highlights, Policy Coordination News, Prime Minister’s Delivery Unit News, Prime Ministers News|

BY REBECCA NABATANZI SSERWANGA - The Office of the Prime Minister (OPM) in partnership with United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) organised an online dialogue on managing multiple disasters amidst Covid 19. The inaugural dialogue brought together over 100 stakeholders from government agencies, academia, civil society, local government, private sector, development partners, youth representatives among others. Officiated [...]

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