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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 this afternoon at the Chamber of Commerce office in Sochi, Russia this afternoon. They discussed possibilities of collaboration . Tourism being the main economic activity of the City of Sochi , Uganda can benefit from exposing the personnel in the tourism sector through training and placements in Sochi  tourism and hospitality sector considering that Sochi is a resort city.

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. 


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

The Uganda Embassy in Moscow exhibits art, crafts, wildlife, wear and people' culture.

Thursday, 4th May 2017
The Uganda Embassy in Moscow  exhibited its arts, crafts, wildlife, wear and peoples' culture.
 The exhibition took place on April 25 and May 4 2017. 

Meeting With The Russian Ambassador HE. Alexander Dmitrievech Polyakov

Thursday, 5th January 2017
Hon. Okello Oryem today met with the Russian Ambassador H.E Alexander Dmitrievech Polyakov, who came bearing greetings from the Russian Minister of Foreign affairs.

ATOMEXPO 2016 extends opportunity to developing countries

Saturday, 23rd July 2016
ATOMEXPO 2016 gave developing countries an opportunity to interact with experts about the realities of planning to go nuclear. H.E Amb. Ebuk  and Amb. Rutazindwa participated. 

Ugandan students continue to acquire highly needed skills in Russian Universities

Friday, 22nd July 2016
Uganda's Serunjogi David(2nd right) was among the happy graduates of Moscow Aviation Institute early this year. He is now an Aircraft Engineer. The occasion was attended by Ambassador Rutazindwa(2nd right).

Uganda shines at St. Petersburg Exhibition

Saturday, 22nd August 2015
Uganda Embassy Moscow put up a spectacular show to promote commercial \r\nand cultural diplomacy during the maiden Afrofest Exhibition that took place in Dovo Park, St. \r\nPetersburg, in the Russian Federation.

Lower Interest Rate on Loans to Commercialize Agriculture – H.E. Sam Kutesa

Tuesday, 21st July 2015
The President of UN General Assembly H.E. Sam Kutesa has advised that \r\nUganda should make loans affordable for the private sector to invest in \r\nagriculture as a means of financing SDGs. Hon Kutesa was addressing a \r\nhigh level Dialogue on Financing Sustainable Development Goals in Uganda

Uganda takes part in African Day celebrations in Moscow

Saturday, 27th June 2015
The Ugandan Embassy in Moscow has marked the African Day by cooking \r\nUgandan dishes which included pilawo, chapati, firinda and groundnut \r\npaste mixed with smoked meat.  The Mission staff also showcased some \r\nUgandan traditional wear.