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HONORABLE ABUBAKHAR JEJE ODONGO CONCLUDES SUCCESSFUL VISIT TO HUNGARY BUDAPEST, NOVEMBER 23 2021

Tuesday, 23rd November 2021
Hon. Abubakhar Jeje Odongo, Minister of Foreign Affairs concluded a visit to Budapest, at the invitation of his Hungarian counterpart, H.E Peter Szijjártó. The visit was aimed at strengthening the ties between Uganda and Hungary.

THE GERMAN BUSINESS TRADE AND TOURISM DELEGATION VISIT TO UGANDA 6TH-13TH NOVEMBER 2021

Saturday, 13th November 2021
The Embassy of Uganda in Berlin together with the Ambassador of Germany to Uganda led a delegation of German companies to meet with H.E the President at the State House, Entebbe on 11th November, 2021.

TRAVEL ADVISORY

Sunday, 24th October 2021
COVID-19 TEST REQUIREMENT FOR TRAVEL TO UGANDA     

UGANDA'S PROGRESS IN THE COOPERATION FRAMEWORK WITH THE INTERNATIONAL ATOMIC ENERGY AGENCY

Thursday, 23rd September 2021
Amb. MARCEL TIBALEKA met with Mr. LIU HIA, the Deputy Director General, Head of the Department of Techinical Cooperation at the International Atomic Energy Agency. The meeting took place on 23rd September 2021 at the sidelines of the 65th regular session of the General conference of the IAEA.

H.E Ambassador Marcel R. Tibaleka meets with the Honorary Consul of Hamburg Prof. Manfred Dietrich.

Saturday, 28th August 2021
H. E Ambassador Marcel R. Tibaleka paid a courtesy call to the Honorary Consul of Hamburg Prof. Manfred Dietrich on 27th August 2021.

H. E AMBASSADOR MARCEL R. TIBALEKA MEETS WITH MR. ALFRED CHYBA, THE HONORARY CONSUL OF UGANDA TO AUSTRIA

Monday, 23rd August 2021
His Excellency, Ambassador Marcel R. Tibaleka, the Ambassador of the Republic Uganda paid a courtesy call to the Honorary Consul of Uganda to Austria on 23rd September 2021. The Ambassador was accompanied by Ms. Anne Mary Nyakato, a First Secretary with the Embassy of Uganda in Berlin.

H. E AMBASSADOR MARCEL R. TIBALEKA MEETS WITH H.E AMBASSADOR MATTHIAS SCHAUER, AMBASSADOR OF GERMANY TO UGANDA

Friday, 20th August 2021
His Excellency, Ambassador Matthias Schauer, the Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany to Uganda paid a courtesy call to the Embassy of Uganda in Berlin on 20th August 2021.
 

Consular Working Hours

Monday, 9th November 2020
Consular working hours have changed to three days a week 

UGANDA SIGNS MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING ON EDUCATION WITH HUNGARY

Wednesday, 30th September 2020
Amb. Marcel R. Tibaleka, Uganda's Ambassador to the Republic of Hungary signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between the Ministry of Education and Sports of the Republic of Uganda and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade of Hungary. The signing took place on 10th September 2020 in Budapest, Hungary. 

Uganda Development Bank Ltd receives the Global Sustainable Finance Award

Wednesday, 30th September 2020
H.E. Ambassador Marcel R. Tibaleka, Uganda's Ambassador to Germany received the award on behalf of Uganda Development Bank Ltd at a ceremony held today 30th September, 2020 at 10:00hrs in Karlshruhe, Germany.

THE NEW COUNTRY DIRECTOR FOR THE KONRAD-ADENAUER-STIFTUNG UGANDA MEETS AMBASSADOR TIBALEKA

Thursday, 3rd September 2020
H.E. Ambassador Marcel R. Tibaleka, on 24th August 2020, had an introduction meeting with Ms. Anna Reismann, the new Country Director of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung Uganda and South Sudan office. In the meeting she informed the Ambassador that she still finds herself in Germany waiting for the opportunity to relocate to Uganda.

AMB. TIBALEKA MEETS STAKEHOLDERS ON THE PROPOSED MBARARA UNIVERSITY SPECIALIZED TEACHING HOSPITAL

Thursday, 3rd September 2020
H.E. Ambassador Marcel R. Tibaleka, Uganda's Ambassador to Germany and who is also accredited to Poland among others, has been on a three-day business visit to Poland where he met stakeholders on the planned establishment of a specialized teaching hospital in Mbarara, Uganda. The project will include components of specialized training, research for drug development and development, highly specialized medical care, highly advanced research and innovation in health and internship training.

TAX AMENDMENTS TO ENABLE BUSINESSES IN UGANDA RECOVER FROM COVID-19

Wednesday, 22nd July 2020
In line with the budget theme of Stimulating the Economy to safeguard Livelihoods, Jobs, Businesses and Industrial Recovery, Government has put in place several initiatives to enable businesses recover from COVID 19.

UGANDA'S EMBASSY IN BERLIN REPATRIATES UGANDANS STRANDED IN GERMANY, AUSTRIA, POLAND AND THE VATICAN

Wednesday, 22nd July 2020
A total of 48 Ugandans and legal residents stranded in Germany, Austria, Poland and The Vatican, on 21st July 2020, departed the Frankfurt am Main International Airport on a repatriation flight bound for Entebbe via Addis Ababa.

POLISH DELEGATION BRIEFS AMBASSADOR TIBALEKA ON PROPOSED ESTABLISHMENT OF A SPECIALIZED TEACHING HOSPITAL IN UGANDA

Thursday, 16th July 2020
H.E. Ambassador Marcel R. Tibaleka, Uganda's Ambassador to Germany and who is also accredited to Poland among others, has met a group of Polish investors to discuss plans of establishing a specialized teaching hospital in Mbarara, Uganda. The Polish investors included Mr. Robert Orczechowski, CEO, VERMARI Group, Ms Katarzyna Weclawek, Director, ALVO Limited and Mr. Julius Zellah, Chairman, Light of Africa Foundation.

HON. OKELLO ORYEM BIDS FAREWELL TO H.E. DR. ALBRECHT CONZE

Thursday, 16th July 2020
Hon. Henry Okello Oryem, Minister of State for Foreign Affairs (International Relations) bids farewell to the outgoing Germany Ambassador to Uganda, H.E Dr. Albrecht Conze, who has concluded his three-year tour of duty. The Minister lauded the outgoing Ambassador for his service in strengthening relations between Uganda and Germany.

DR. ALBRECHT CONZE BIDS FAREWELL TO HON. OKELLO ORYEM

Saturday, 11th July 2020
H.E. Dr. Albrecht Conze, the outgoing Germany Ambassador to Uganda, on 6th July 2020, bid farewell to Honourable Henry Okello Oryem, Minister of State for Foreign Affairs (International Relations).

Dr. Conze extended his appreciation to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs for the support rendered during his tour of duty and pledged to further promote Uganda in his new role in Germany.

INCOMING GIZ COUNTRY DIRECTOR MEETS UGANDA'S AMBASSADOR

Tuesday, 7th July 2020
H.E. Ambassador Marcel R. Tibaleka, on 29th June 2020, held a meeting with Mr. James Macbeth Forbes, in-coming Country Director / Resident Representative for the Deutsche Gesellschaft fur Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH, which has a long standing and fruitful partnership with the Republic of Uganda. Mr. Forbes was paying a courtesy call on the Ambassador in order to introduce himself.

QUARANTINE REGULATIONS FOR PEOPLE ENTERING OR RETURNING TO GERMANY

Tuesday, 30th June 2020
Persons with a doctors' note AND current laboratory results in both, German and English, which attest no indication of infection with the Corona Virus SARS CoV 2, are exempt from the 14-day domestic quarantine. The molecular biological testing for the virus has to be carried out by a member state of the European Union or any other laboratory accredited with the Robert-Koch-Institute and executed no longer than 48 hours prior to entry in the Federal Republic of Germany.

STANDARD PROCEDURES FOR THE RETURN OF UGANDANS WHO ARE STRANDED ABROAD

Tuesday, 23rd June 2020
- ON ACCOUNT OF CLOSURE OF ENTEBBE INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT AND THE BORDERS FOLLOWING THE OUTBREAK OF THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC - JUNE 2020

Cabinet recently approved in principle to allow Ugandans who are stranded abroad due to the closure of Entebbe Airport and of the borders following the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic to start returning home in a safe and orderly manner.

Accordingly, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs working with the relevant Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) have developed the following standard procedures that will guide in arranging for the return of Ugandans stranded abroad:

1. A citizen of Uganda or a legal resident intending to travel back to Uganda under the arrangement of returning stranded nationals (returnee) must register with the nearest Embassy /High Commission of Uganda, herein after referred to as the responsible Embassy/High Commission and provide the following information;