H.E. Sam Kutesa, President of the United Nations General Assembly, visited Uganda Embassy in Washington on 17th April 2015. Mr. Kutesa was in Washington DC to participate in the 2015 Spring Session of the World Bank/IMF.
The International Leaders in Education Program (ILEP) brings outstanding secondary teachers from Asia, Africa and South America to the United States to further develop expertise in their subject areas, enhance their teaching skills, and increase their knowledge about the United States.
While officiating at celebrations to mark the 50th anniversary of the US Peace Corps in Uganda last week, the Inspector General of Police, Gen. Kale Kayihura, observed that communities in rural areas have benefitted immensely from the activities of the volunteers.
He singled out the education sector and reminisced his days at Mutolere Secondary School in Kisoro, where he was taught by one of the volunteers, Mr Carl Muhlhausen. The two met again at the celebrations after 22 years.
The Northern Corridor is the busiest and most important transport route in East and Central Africa, providing a gateway through Kenya to the landlocked economies of Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi and Eastern DR Congo.
Hon. Dr. Enrique Segura received his appointment as Honorary Consul of Uganda to Argentina. The signing ceremony took place on April 20, 2015 at Uganda Embassy in Washington. The appointment of Dr. Segura will go a long way in strengthening the bilateral relations between Uganda and Argentina.
We were privileged to host 40 students and staff from The Oak Academy, Indianapolis, who visited the Embassy to learn about Uganda, its peoples, culture, history and aspirations.