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UGANDA: KAMPALA, WFP FORM PARTNERSHIP TO ADDRESSS FOOD INSECURITY, MALNUTRITION

UGANDA: KAMPALA, WFP FORM PARTNERSHIP TO ADDRESSS FOOD INSECURITY, MALNUTRITION

KAMPALA-- Uganda's Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) and the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) HAS entered a partnership to tackle food insecurity and rising levels of malnutrition in Kampala district.

KCCA's Executive Director, Jennifer …

World Health Organization calls crisis meeting over deadly Ebola outbreak in DR Congo

World Health Organization calls crisis meeting over deadly Ebola outbreak in DR Congo

World Health Organization (WHO) Director-General, Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, has called an Emergency Committee meeting on the Ebola virus outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), which has already claimed around 130 lives.…

World Health Organization calls crisis meeting over deadly Ebola outbreak in DR Congo

World Health Organization calls crisis meeting over deadly Ebola outbreak in DR Congo

World Health Organization (WHO) Director-General, Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, has called an Emergency Committee meeting on the Ebola virus outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), which has already claimed around 130 lives.…

DEATH TOLL OF EASTERN UGANDA LANDSLIDES RISES TO 38

DEATH TOLL OF EASTERN UGANDA LANDSLIDES RISES TO 38

KAMPALA, Uganda- The death toll from landslides that hit the eastern Ugandan district of Bududa, on Thursday, had risen to 38, a senior government official said, on Friday.

Martin Owor, commissioner of relief, disaster preparedness …

DEATH TOLL OF EASTERN UGANDA LANDSLIDES RISES TO 38

DEATH TOLL OF EASTERN UGANDA LANDSLIDES RISES TO 38

KAMPALA, Uganda- The death toll from landslides that hit the eastern Ugandan district of Bududa, on Thursday, had risen to 38, a senior government official said, on Friday.

Martin Owor, commissioner of relief, disaster preparedness …

Eliminate, Neutralize, and Disrupt (END) Wildlife Trafficking Report 2018

Eliminate, Neutralize, and Disrupt (END) Wildlife Trafficking Report 2018

Today the U.S. Department of State submitted the second annual report to Congress as required by the Eliminate, Neutralize, and Disrupt Wildlife Trafficking Act of 2016 (the END Wildlife Trafficking Act).

Wildlife trafficking is a …

IGAD EXECUTIVE SECRETARY CONCLUDES MISSION TO THE UN GENERAL ASSEMBLY

IGAD EXECUTIVE SECRETARY CONCLUDES MISSION TO THE UN GENERAL ASSEMBLY

The Executive Secretary Amb(Eng.) Mahboub Maalim concludes a successful mission at the 73rd session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA 73) in New York.

He was joined by Ag. Director of Peace and Security …

IGAD EXECUTIVE SECRETARY CONCLUDES MISSION TO THE UN GENERAL ASSEMBLY

IGAD EXECUTIVE SECRETARY CONCLUDES MISSION TO THE UN GENERAL ASSEMBLY

The Executive Secretary Amb(Eng.) Mahboub Maalim concludes a successful mission at the 73rd session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA 73) in New York.

He was joined by Ag. Director of Peace and Security …

South African Schools to Teach Kiswahili in 2020

South African Schools to Teach Kiswahili in 2020

South Africa has announced that Kiswahili will be introduced as an optional language in schools by 2020.

The move was welcomed by many who want to see the language, known in English simply as Swahili, …

South African Schools to Teach Kiswahili in 2020

South African Schools to Teach Kiswahili in 2020

South Africa has announced that Kiswahili will be introduced as an optional language in schools by 2020.

The move was welcomed by many who want to see the language, known in English simply as Swahili, …

WORLD BANK SUPPORT UGANDA’S EFFORTS TO ADOPT CLEANER COOKING TECHNOLOGIES

WORLD BANK SUPPORT UGANDA’S EFFORTS TO ADOPT CLEANER COOKING TECHNOLOGIES

KAMPALA-- The World Bank has invested a total of 2.2 million US dollars to foster the sales and adoption of cleaner and more efficient cooking technologies in Uganda under its Clean Cooking Supply Chain Expansion …

WORLD BANK SUPPORT UGANDA’S EFFORTS TO ADOPT CLEANER COOKING TECHNOLOGIES

WORLD BANK SUPPORT UGANDA’S EFFORTS TO ADOPT CLEANER COOKING TECHNOLOGIES

KAMPALA-- The World Bank has invested a total of 2.2 million US dollars to foster the sales and adoption of cleaner and more efficient cooking technologies in Uganda under its Clean Cooking Supply Chain Expansion …

UGANDA: PRES MUSEVENI OPENS US$30M CERAMIC FACTORY IN REMOTE CENTRAL REGION

UGANDA: PRES MUSEVENI OPENS US$30M CERAMIC FACTORY IN REMOTE CENTRAL REGION

NAKASEKE (Uganda)-- Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni on Saturday opened the first ceramic factory in the country in the remote central district of Nakaseke.

While commissioning the Chinese-owned Goodwill Ceramic factory, Museveni said the plant will …