Articles about Uganda from SocioLingo Africa

IMF Staff Concludes Visit to Uganda 2017

IMF team made progress on developing the pillars of a three-year economic program. Growth is projected to reach 5 percent in 2017/18 from 4 percent in 2016/17. An IMF team led by Axel Schimmelpfennig visited Uganda from October 23 to November 3, 2017, to initiate discussions for a macroeconomic program under the Policy Coordination Instrument […]

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Uganda : USAID and World Food Programme’s Contributions to Refugees

The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) today (August 30, 2017) contributed 150 metric tons of high-energy biscuits to World Food Programmes (WFP) refugee response efforts in Uganda.

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FAO calls for greater international support for Uganda’s growing number of refugees

The FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva called for greater funding for a sustainable response to the refugee crisis in Uganda, after concluding a visit today to refugee settlements in the country’s north.

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Administrator Green Announces Next Phase of Feed the Future

Yesterday (August 30, 2017), U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) Administrator Mark Green announced the selection of 12 target countries for the next phase in America’s global hunger and food security initiative

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