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Meeting Between H.E Ambassador Johnson Agara Olwa and Mr. Kalganov

Thursday, 13th December 2018
H.E Ambassador Olwa held a meeting with Mr Kalganov V. , an official from the Office of the Governor of St. Petersburg , Russia on 12 December 2018.

The purpose of the meeting was to follow up on the MoU that was signed between the Ministry of Water and Environment of the Republic of Uganda and SUE " Vodokanal of St. Petersburg" in September 2018.

Mr Kalganov informed that Vodokanal  is ready  to  receive technical staff from the Ministry of Water and Environment and relevant stakeholders for short term courses.

It was agreed that a delegation from Uganda comprising of representatives from  the Ministry of Tourism , Wildlife and Antiquities and the municipalities of Entebbe, Kampala, Iganga and Jinja visit St. Petersburg in March 2019. 

The office of the Governor of St. Petersburg  will arrange for the delegation to meet with the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of St. Petersburg and officials from the Office of the Governor to discuss areas of cooperation. 

This meeting would be an opportunity for both parties to discuss  trade, tourism , cultural exchange and investment opportunities and agree on a cooperation framework