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Irish Aid Fellowship Training Programme : 2018/2019 Intake

The 2018/2019 Intake for Irish Aid Fellowship Training Programme is now open. Irish Aid provides funding for a number of scholarships for full-time study at Masters level as part of Ireland's wider development cooperation budget. The focus of awards is on supporting mid-career professionals on courses that are relevant to our development objectives in specific partner countries. On completion, fellowship recipients are committed to resume work and put their acquired…

Hon. Otafiire Addresses 2017 WIPO Conference

DOWNLOAD PRESS RELEASE GENEVA - Minister of Justice and Constitutional Affairs Hon. Maj. Gen. (RTD). Kahinda Otafiire, has told the 2017 General Assembly of the World Intellectual Property Organization that protection of Traditional Knowledge and the country’s genetic resources, from misappropriation, is a key ingredient of Uganda’s National Intellectual Property strategy for promoting creativity and innovation amongst its indigenous peoples and local communities to promote access to alternative health care,…

Justice Owiny-Dollo Sworn in as new Deputy Chief Justice

ENTEBBE - President Yoweri Museveni has sworn in new Deputy Chief Justice, Alfonse Owiny Dollo, in a Saturday afternoon function at State House, Entebbe. Different stakeholders who included justices, members of the Judicial Service Commissioners, representatives of security agencies, the Ministry of the Presidency Esther Mbayo and the Head of Public Service, Mr. John Mitala, were in attendance. The President appreciated the outgoing DCJ, Steven B.K. Kavuma, who was also…

2017 JLOS Recognition Awards: Call for Nominations

DOWNLOAD AWARD CATEGORIES The Justice, Law and Order Sector (JLOS) will on November 21st 2017 hold its 2017 edition of the JLOS Recognition Awards Ceremony on the sidelines of the 22nd Annual Government of Uganda and Development Partners Sector Review at Speke Resort, Munyonyo. The Annual JLOS Recognition Awards are a highly visible component of the Sector’s goal of setting standards of excellence in the administration of Justice and the…