European Union Delegation to Uganda
21/10/2016 - First EU Trust Fund project launched in Uganda
European Union Head of Delegation to Uganda, H.E Ambassador Kristian Schmidt joined by fellow diplomats from Ireland, UK, Belgium, Poland and the U.S, together with Uganda State Minister for Internal Affairs and the Deputy Mufti of Uganda to launch the 4.3m Euro (Shs 16.4 billion) EU funded project promoting social cohesion and stability in Uganda's slum populations on October 20, 2016. The project is part of the EU Trust Fund for Africa and is implemented in partnership with the International Organisation for Migration in Uganda, Action For Fundamental Change and Development and the Government of Uganda.
10/10/2016 - EU Ambassador visits Uganda "death row" inmates on occasion to mark European and World Day Against the Death Penalty
On the occasion to mark the European and World Day Against the Death Penalty, the EU Head of Delegation to Uganda H.E Ambassador Kristian Schmidt visited “death row” in mates of the maximum security prison of Luziira/Kampala on 6th October. He also delivered a keynote address appealing for abolition at a commemorative event organised by the Foundation for Human Rights Initiative held on 10th October at the Human Rights House in Kampala. The theme of the commemoration was "Execution is a terrorist's tool. Stop the cycle of violence".
EU Ambassador to Uganda, H.E Ambassador Kristian Schmidt participated in the dialogue on the subject: Innovative and effective approaches to climate change adaptation in Uganda, and interacted with a hive of university students, climate change specialists, academics, civil society representatives and government of Uganda officials.
- 18/08/16 - Declaration by the High Representative on behalf of the European Union on Syria and the situation in Aleppo
- 17/08/16 - Statement by the EU Delegation and the Embassies of EU Member States in Kyiv on the launch of an e-declaration system without certification in Ukraine
- 08/08/16 - Declaration by the HRVP Federica Mogherini, on behalf of the EU on the occasion of the International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples, 9 August 2016
- 04/08/16 - Kosovo: new EU Special Representative appointed