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Policy Coordination News

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UGANDA COMMEMORATES THE WORLD AIDS DAY

By | December 2nd, 2020|Categories: General News, News and Events, News Highlights, Policy Coordination News, Prime Ministers News|

BY DOREEN NASASIRA - President Museveni has said Uganda has made a lot of progress in the fight against HIV and AIDS which has led to a reduction in the country’s HIV prevalence rate from 18% in the 1980s to 6% currently. He said Uganda continues to prioritize HIV responses and additional resources have been allocated towards [...]

DISASTER RISK REDUCTION IS EVERY ONE’S BUSINESS

By | November 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, Special Programs News|

By Rebecca Nabatanzi Sserwanga -  Kampala, 13 October 2020.   Every 13th of October, the world marks the International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction (IDDR) to promote a global culture of disaster risk reduction. It is an opportunity to acknowledge the progress being made toward reducing disaster risk and losses in lives, livelihoods and health. In view [...]

SECOND UGANDA NUTRITION ACTION PLAN PASSED

By | September 29th, 2020|Categories: General News, News and Events, News Highlights, Policy Coordination News|

Berna Ndema - During the Policy Coordination Committee (PCC) meeting chaired by the Prime Minister of Uganda, Rt. Hon. Ruhakana Rugunda, the second Uganda Nutrition Action Plan (UNAP II) was endorsed. The plan that will cover 2020 to 2025 was passed during the meeting held on 22nd September 2020 at the Office of the Prime Minister. [...]

OPM Supports 500 Officers to Undergo Training in Community Policing in Karamoja

By | September 22nd, 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 -  MOROTO. In a bid to enhance skills in community policing, Office of the Prime Minister under the Development Initiative for Northern Uganda (DINU), a government programme supported by the European Union, has collaborated with the Uganda Police Force in organising a series of training targeting 500 police officers from the nine districts [...]

PRESIDENT MUSEVENI CALLS UPON THE PUBLIC TO SHUN CORRUPTION

By | September 18th, 2020|Categories: General News, News and Events, News Highlights, Policy Coordination News, Prime Ministers News|

BY DOREEN NASASIRA -  President Museveni has commended the Inter-Religious Council of Uganda for working with the government in the fight against the vice of corruption. He said the NRM Government strongly believes that religious leaders and institutions have a constitutional duty to contribute to and promote various Government programs, including the war against corruption. [...]

GOVERNMENT OF UGANDA AND THE UNITED NATIONS SIGN UN SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT COOPERATION FRAMEWORK JOINT STATEMENT

By | September 3rd, 2020|Categories: General News, News and Events, News Highlights, Policy Coordination News, Prime Ministers News|

BY DOREEN NASASIRA - The Government of Uganda and the United Nations have signed a joint statement for the implementation of the United Nations Sustainable Development Cooperation framework(UNSDCF) for Uganda. The signing ceremony took place at the Office of the Prime Minister in Kampala on Wednesday. The United Nations Sustainable Development Cooperation framework for Uganda seeks [...]

JAPANESE AMBASSADOR MAKES PERSONAL DONATION TO THE COVID-19 RESPONSE FUND

By | August 21st, 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 Japanese Ambassador to Uganda, H.E. Kameda Kazuaki, has today made a personal donation of Two Million Uganda Shillings (2,000,000/-) to support the Uganda government's response to the COVID-19 pandemic. H.E. Kameda (3rd left), and the Rt. Hon. Rugunda (Center), pose for photo with members of the COVID-19 [...]

EFFECTS OF COVID-19 ON REFUGEE COMMUNITIES IN UGANDA

By | August 21st, 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 JOYCE BABIRYE -  Uganda currently hosts a total of one million four hundred refugees from different parts of the World, but mainly from South Sudan and the Democratic Republic of Congo. Majority of these people have been forced to flee their countries because of civil wars and political persecution. West Nile region hosts the largest [...]

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 [...]