• 2017 EU Human Rights Defenders Award: Call for nominations

    27 March 2017

    2017 EU Human Rights Defenders Award: Call for nominations

    The British High Commission in Kampala, together with other European Union member states represented in Uganda, is inviting nominations for the 2017 EU Human Rights Defenders Award.

  • First edition of the France-Uganda Friendship Week, from March 18th to (...)

    15 March 2017

    First edition of the France-Uganda Friendship Week, from March (...)

    For the very first time, the Embassy of France in Uganda decided to celebrate the long-term friendship that unites France and Uganda by a special week made of numerous events and very particular moments.

  • French, the first Olympic language

    3 March 2017

    French, the first Olympic language

    The French and French-speaking people have played a crucial role in the organization and the development of sports. Right from the revival of sports at the end of the 19th century, they ensured a prominent, sustainable place for the French language in the international sports movement.

  • The mountain, future pillar of Ugandan Defence

    1 March 2017

    The mountain, future pillar of Ugandan Defence

    While a new mountain warfare expertise mission is getting prepared and will start on March 28th, 2017, the reconnaissance of Margherita Peak by the major in charge of the mission is a new step in the development of a Ugandan strategic know-how.

  • A new training for the Ugandan military

    24 February 2017

    A new training for the Ugandan military

    An Operation Training Detachment (OAT), composed by 17 French servicemen, 3 US servicemen and 2 UK servicemen received the task of training the UGABAG XXII (Uganda Battle Group) and UNGU (UN Guard Unit) in basic soldiers’ know-hows before their deployment in Somalia within the MINUSCO.

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