Uganda joins International Development Law Organization

KAMPALA —Uganda has officially joined the International Development Law Organization (IDLO) an Intergovernmental Organization dedicated to the promotion of the rule of law as its 37th Member Party on October 4, 2019. This was after the Ambassador of Uganda to Italy, H.E. Elizabeth Napeyok deposited the instrument of accession at the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation in Rome. Speaking on behalf of the government of Uganda, during…

Uganda delegation attends 2019 WIPO Conference

Uganda delegation led by the Minister of Justice and Constitutional Affairs Hon. Maj Gen. Kahinda Otafiire joined other delegates from the World Intellectual Property’s 192 member states to consider a range of work on issues related to Intellectual Property, the bedrock for economic policy in a globalized, technology-driven world. Decisions taken by Member State delegates at the WIPO Assemblies bolster the global intellectual property (IP) framework, the future of innovation…

DOWNLOAD: Uganda National Transitional Justice Policy (NTJP) 2019

DOWNLOAD: Uganda National Transitional Justice Policy (2019)

Call for Nominations: 2019 JLOS Recognition Awards

The Justice, Law and Order Sector (JLOS) will in October 2019 hold its 2018/2019 edition of the JLOS Recognition Awards Ceremony on the sidelines of the 24th Annual Government of Uganda and Development Partners Sector Review. 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 rule of law by honoring and recognizing the…