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Prime Ministers News

//Prime Ministers News

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, [...]

PM RUGUNDA LAUDS UPDF FOR TREMENDOUS SERVICE AHEAD OF TAREHE SITA CELEBRATIONS

By | February 1st, 2019|Categories: General News, News and Events, News Highlights, Prime Ministers News|

The Prime Minister Dr. Ruhakana Rugunda has saluted the Uganda Peoples’ Defence Forces (UPDF) for committing itself to selflessly serve the nation and the entire African continent. M Rugunda in a group photo with ministers, political leaders and UPDF staff who attended the launch of the 38th Regional Tarehe Sita Army Week Activities in Kitgum on [...]

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

Prime Minister Rugunda to Launch Bulambuli Resettlement Project

By | January 22nd, 2019|Categories: General News, News and Events, News Highlights, Prime Ministers News|

By Isaac Mugera - Prime Minister Dr Ruhakana Rugunda will on Wednesday 23rd January officially launch a comprehensive exercise that will ultimately resettle the victims of the October 11, 2018 landslides in Bududa that left over 40 dead, hundreds displaced and property worth billions destroyed. The launch will take place at the Government land in Bunambutye, Bulambuli [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

GOVERNMENT OF UGANDA HOLDS BILATERAL TALKS WITH HUNAN PROVINCE OF CHINA

By | December 18th, 2018|Categories: General News, News and Events, News Highlights, Prime Ministers News|

Tuesday, December 18, 2018 BY DOREEN NASASIRA The Prime Minister Dr. Ruhakana Rugunda has said Uganda appreciates the strong bond of cooperation and friendship it shares with the Province of Hunan, adding that the two countries have witnessed frequent exchanges at the technical and enterprise level. The Premier made the remarks while chairing the bilateral talks [...]

PM RUGUNDA TASKS EALA MPs TO RESOLVE CAUSES OF REFUGEE INFLUX IN THE REGION

By | November 13th, 2018|Categories: General News, News and Events, News Highlights, Prime Ministers News|

The Prime Minister, Dr. Ruhakana Rugunda has called for joint efforts in resolving conflicts in East Africa, noting that they are the leading cause of refugee influx in the country. The Premier made the remarks while meeting with the East African Legislative Assembly Members of the Committee on the Regional affairs and Conflict resolution at 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 [...]