European Union Delegation to Uganda
28/06/2016 - Uganda-EU hold Article 8 Political Dialogue
In accordance with Article 8 of the Cotonou Agreement, the Government of the Republic of Uganda and the European Union (EU) held on 28th June, 2016, a political dialogue during which the two parties discussed matters of mutual interest regarding their cooperation. The dialogue took place in an open, cordial and a constructive atmosphere on the basis of a jointly agreed agenda.
Ahead of celebrations marking the Day of the African Child, EU Head of Delegation to Uganda, H.E Ambassador Kristian Schmidt travelled to the eastern Uganda district of Kapchorwa to join Ugandan children and ActionAid Uganda for fun-filled celebrations to commemorate this important day.
The annual European Union Human Rights Defenders Award is granted by the EU Member States, Norway and the EU Delegation in Uganda to recognise the achievements of Human Rights Defenders in Uganda.