Pacification and Development has the following core functions.

(i) Promoting peace dialogue aimed at resolving armed conflict in Northern Uganda;

(ii) Effective Coordination of implementation of Government funded projects and activities in the regions of Luwero-Rwenzori, Karamoja, Teso , Bunyoro and Northern Uganda;

(iii) Ensuring fulfillment of Presidential pledges to war victims and general rehabilitation of the war-affected regions;

(iv) Coordinating jointly with other key actors for all the special development recovery programs

(v) Undertake monitoring/supervision of Government programs and activities of special development recovery programs

Below is the Political and Technical Administration of the Department

Hon. John Byabagambi
Minister for Karamoja Affairs.
Hon. Grace Kwiyucwiny
Minister of State for Northern Uganda.
Hon. Moses Kizige
Minister of State for Karamoja Affairs.
Hon. Dennis Galabuzi Ssozi
Minister of State for Luweero Triangle.
Hon. Agnes Akiror Egunyu
Minister of State for Teso Affairs.
Hon. Hon Kiiza Ernest
Minister of State for Bunyoro Affairs.
Christine Guwatudde Kintu
Permanent Secretary.
Ketty Lamaro
Under Secretary for Pacification & Development.


  1. Northern Uganda Rehabilitation
  2. Luwero-Rwenzori Triangle
  3. Karamoja Affairs
  4. Teso Affairs
  5. Bunyoro Affairs


  1. Karamoja Integrated Development Programme(KIDP)
  2. Drylands Integrated Development Project
  3. Northern Uganda Social Action Fund (NUSAF) 3 Director NUSAF3