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Hon. Henry Okello Oryem and Hon. Alexy Volin sign Intergovernmental Commission Communique

Thursday, 24th May 2018
Hon. Henry Okello Oryem, Minister of State in charge of International Coopertaion and Hon. Alexy Volin, Deputy Minister of Digital Development, Communication and Mass  Media of the Russian Federation sign the Communique of the Second Session of the Intergovernmental Commission on Economic, Scientific and Technical Cooperation between the Russian Federation and the Republic of Uganda today 23 May 2018 in Moscow

Ugandan Culture Promoted at the Peoples Friendship University Russia

Friday, 4th May 2018
Ugandan students were given a platform to exhibit their different cultures and traditions in Moscow. The exhibition was open for Public viewing. Several guests  showed interest in Ugandan crafts, coffee and the robust tourism sector. The exhibition was inspected by the assistant Deputy Rector and his delegation.

UGANDA DELEGATION FROM THE WATER AND ENVIRONMENT SECTOR HOLDS TALKS ON COOPERATION

Tuesday, 1st May 2018
As a result of the Interparliamentary Union meetings, the first Uganda delegation from the Water and Enviroment Sector arrived for a five day business visit with officials from Vodokanal a company responsible for water supply and waste management in St Petersburg , Russia. 

Hon. Rt.Col. Charles Okello Engola, Minister of State for Defence of the Republic of Uganda is received by Embassy Officials upon arrival in Moscow to attend the VII Moscow Conference on International Security.

Wednesday, 4th April 2018
The Ministry of Defence of the Russian Federation has organized a Conference on International Security, which will be held in Moscow on 4th-5th of April 2018.
The Conference will focus on the defeat of terrorists in Syria. The Russian side will share its experience on combating ISIL and provide estimates on further development of the situation in the Middle East, including post-conflict rehabilitation.

His Exellency Johnson Agara Olwa meets the Minister of Industry and Trade of the Republic of Tatarstan, 22 March 2018

Saturday, 24th March 2018
Ambassador OLWA met Hon. Albert KARIMOV, the Minister of Industry and Trade of the Republic of Tatarstan as he concluded his two day working visit in Kazan, Tatarstan. 

AMB. JOHNSON AGARA OLWA MEETS MR. ARTUR S. NIKOLAEV

Wednesday, 21st March 2018
His Excellency Johnson Agara Olwa, the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Uganda to the Russian Federation met Mr Artur S. Nikolaev, the First Deputy Chairman of the Board Organization Department Chief of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Kazan, Tatarstan today 21 March 2018.

AMBASSADOR JOHNSON AGARA OLWA MEETS MR IGOR SAPUNOV, THE DEPUTY CHIEF EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF THE INVESTMENT DEVELOPMENT AGENCY OF THE REPUBLIC OF TATARSTAN

Wednesday, 21st March 2018
Ambassador Olwa requested the Investment Development Agency of Tatarstan to consider a collaboration with the Uganda Investment Authority.

UGANDA IS SHOWCASING COFFEE AND TEA IN MOSCOW, RUSSIAN 15 to 17 MARCH 2018

Thursday, 15th March 2018
The Embassy of Uganda in Moscow in collabration with the Uganda Coffee Development Authority are showcasing coffee at the Coffee and Tea Expo taking place from the 15th to 17th March 2018 in Moscow.
Uganda Coffee Development Authority ( UCDA) is one of the major exhibitors at the Expo. The UCDA delegation is led by Hajji Ishak Lukenge who is a member of the Board at UCDA.

MOSCOW TO HOST THE COFFEE AND TEA EXPO . 15 TO 17 MARCH 2018

Tuesday, 23rd January 2018
Ambassador Johnson Agara OLWA met Dr. Emmanuel Iyamulemye Niyibigira , Managing Director of Uganda Coffee Development Authority this morning. The purpose of the meeting was to invite UCDA and other stakeholders to participate in the  Coffee and Tea Expo slated to take place in Moscow in March 2018.

THE MAYOR OF SOCHI INVITES AMBASSADOR JOHNSON AGARA OLWA TO THE INTERNATIONAL ECONOMIC FORUM DUE TO TAKE PLACE IN SOCHI BETWEEN 16 TO 18 FEBRUARY 2018

Wednesday, 6th December 2017
Ambassador Johnson Agara OLWA this morning paid a courtesy call  to the  Lord Mayor of the City of Sochi in Russia ,Mr Anatoly N. Parkhomov . Sochi is well known for hosting the World Olympics of 2014 and it's the subtropical City of Russia which attracts lots of tourists from all over the world.

The Uganda Ambassador to Russia meets the Vice Chairperson of the of the Chamber of Commerce of Sochi. O7 December 2017

Wednesday, 6th December 2017
Ambassador Johnson Agara OLWA met Ms Natalya V. AKHTYRSKAYA  at the Chamber of Commerce office in Sochi, Russia this afternoon. They discussed possibilities of collaboration .

Ambassador Johnson Agara OLWA meets the Director International Cooperation Department of the Chamber of Commerce of the Russian Federation

Monday, 4th December 2017
Ambassador Johnson Agara OLWA and Embassy Staff meet the Director International Cooperation Department of the Chamber of Commerce of the Russian Federation with his delegation at their offices this afternoon. 

Hon. Okello Henry Oryem Leads A Ugandan Delegation for the Inter-ministerial Consultations

Monday, 20th November 2017
Hon. Oryem  and his delegation met Hon. Bogdanov Mikhail Leonidovich ,the Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs. He also met Hon. Alexey Volin, Minister of Telecom and Mass Communication. 

H. E Amb. Johnson Agara OLWA meets the Chairman of St Petersburg Government Committee For External Relations Mr Evgeny D. GRIGORIEV

Wednesday, 18th October 2017
The officials from the office of the Governor of St Petersburg were pleased to host the Ambassador and the Embassy team at their offices.

H.E Amb. Johnson Agara OLWA meets with the Vice President of the Saint Petersburg Chamber of Commerce and Industry

Saturday, 14th October 2017
H.E Amb. OLWA and Ms LEBEDEVA  discussed possible areas of collaboration with Uganda highlighting the priority as; Agriculture, Tourism, Infrastructure Development, Oil, Gas and Mineral Development and Education.

The Embassy of Uganda celebrates the 55th Independence Anniversary of Uganda in Moscow.

Wednesday, 11th October 2017
The Guest of Honour was Mr Kemarsky Andrei Vadimovich, the Director of the African Department at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation


Amb Johnson Agara Olwa presents credentials to President Vladimir Putin

Wednesday, 4th October 2017
H.E. Amb. Johnson Agara Olwa presentes credentials to H. E Vladimir Putin, the President of the Russian Federation at Alexander Hall, Grand Kremlin.

Ministers Discus Bilateral Issues and Areas of Future Cooperation in Trade, Investments, Education and Consular Services.

Friday, 15th September 2017
Hon. Okello Henry Oryem, Minister of State for Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uganda met Hon. Kairat Kudaybergenovich Abdrakhmanov  the Foreign Minister for the Republic of Kazakhstan at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan. 


HON. OKELLO ADDRESSES FIRST SUMMIT OF THE ORGANISATION OF ISLAMIC COOPERATION ON SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY.

Tuesday, 12th September 2017
Minister of State for Foreign Affairs in charge of International Affairs, Hon. Henry Oryem Okello, calls upon the OIC Summit on Science and Technology to increase funding 

Ugandan delegation at Senior Officials preparatory Meeting to the First OIC Summit on Science and Technology

Tuesday, 12th September 2017
Ugandan delegation led by Permanent Secretary Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation, Mr. David Obong, making intervention at Senior Officials Meeting preparatory to the Ministerial Meeting of the First OIC Summit on Science and Technology, Astana, Khazakhstan September 8-9, 2017