• Uganda-France, together sharing pain

    22 July 2016

    Uganda-France, together sharing pain

    "Ouganda-France, ensemble dans la douleur"
    by Stella Atal

  • Call for Applications for the 2016 Human Rights Prize of the French (...)

    21 July 2016

    Call for Applications for the 2016 Human Rights Prize of the (...)

    Applications are now open for the 2016 “Liberty, Equality, Fraternity” Human Rights Prize of the French Republic, awarded by the Prime Minister of the French Government.

  • France shall remain true to the spirit of 14th July

    15 July 2016

    France shall remain true to the spirit of 14th July

    At the end of the Defence Council held in the morning of 15th July at the Elysee, the Prime Minister Manuel Valls had this to say in regard to the Nice attack: “France has been hit once again in the flesh, on a 14th July, our National Day. We wanted to achieve the unity of the French nation. The only worthy and responsible answer from France will be that we remain true to the spirit of 14th (...)

  • AFD supports Green Financing in Uganda

    13 July 2016

    AFD supports Green Financing in Uganda

    Monday the 11th of July, in the presence of H.E. Sophie Makame, Ambassador of France to Uganda, a contract was signed between the AFD (French Development Agency) and Diamond Trust Bank Uganda (DTB-U), respectively represented by Yves Boudot, the regional director for AFD in East Africa and Varghese Thambi, managing director of DTB-U.

  • Military partnership in the Rwenzori

    24 June 2016

    Military partnership in the Rwenzori

    On the 17th of June 2016, H.E. Sophie Makame, Ambassador of France to Uganda, and President Museveni visited the region of Rwenzori to attend a military training of Ugandan troops. This exercise was conducted by a French detachment coming from Djibouti where French troops are permanently stationed. The Air Force Major General, Philippe Montocchio commanding the French military forces in (...)

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