In November 2010 Virginia Blaser, the U.S. Embassy’s Deputy Chief of Mission, accompanied by John Mark Winfield, the USAID/Uganda Deputy Director of Mission visited the...
On January 24th 2012 the Mission Director USAID Uganda, Dave Eckerson visited the NUDEIL program in Gulu, Northern Uganda. The NUDEIL program, funded by USAID...
Senator Coons visits Uganda to assess U.S. and regional efforts to counter the LRA
KAMPALA, Uganda – U.S. Senator Chris Coons (D-Del.), chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Subcommittee on African Affairs, met on Sunday with AFRICOM Commander General Carter Ham and U.S. advisors to assess the multinational effort to remove Joseph Kony from the battlefield and counter the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA).
U.S. supports Northern Uganda to improve infrastructure and revitalize the economy
The United States Government, through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), has partnered with the Government of Uganda to launch the $30M Northern Uganda Development of Enhanced Local Governance, Infrastructure and Livelihoods (NUDEIL) program in the targeted districts of Amuru, Gulu, Kitgum and Oyam.
Student Evaluates Development Project In Northern Uganda
Clinton School student Elrina Frost has worked this year as a consultant for USAID and Winrock International examining the progress of an infrastructure development project in Northern Uganda.
For her final Clinton School Capstone project, Frost evaluated the Northern Uganda Development of Enhanced Governance Infrastructure and Livelihoods (NUDEIL), a three-year development project focused on the rehabilitation of roads, schools and clinics as well as the drilling of new borehole sites in allocated villages.
US Gives Uganda $30 mln To Fund Northern Recovery
The U.S. government has given Uganda a $30 million grant to fund social and economic reconstruction programmes in a northern region which is emerging from a 20-year insurgency.
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Due to the death of his father at a young age, 33-year-old Lukala Justine, of Patiko Pawel Village in Gulu District, dropped out of school after he completed his O-Level...