The representativ es of the EU and the UNDP together with LGD (Local Government Division) Secretary visited Rangpur Division on 5 May to kick-off the second phase activities of the Village Courts project. During the visit, the delegation also observed a Village Courts (VC) session and exchanged views with the local communities to find out how the access to justice in the rural communities can be further improved.
Innovation was the prized guest at a Europe Day event in Canberra on 9 May, with the spotlight on EU-Australian Partnerships in innovation. These included space, research and science among the many others that Australia and the EU collaborate on.
At the beginning of March this year, the European Union Delegation to Uganda set out to find a talented and creative Ugandan illustrator to participate in the production of a youth animation book series. That journey came to a fruitful conclusion yesterday at the official celebrations to mark Europe Day in the Republic of Uganda.