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Amb Blaak attending the New years reception of H.M King Willem Alexandewr at the palace in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. In picture is the Ambassador of Romania (middle) and Ambassador of Burundi (right) to the Netherlands.

Tuesday, 30th January 2018
Amb Blaak attending the New years reception of H.M King Willem Alexandewr at the palace in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. In picture is the Ambassador of Romania (middle) and Ambassador of Burundi (right) to the Netherlands. 

Meeting at the Somalia Embassy in Brussels to discuss the priorities for future EU funded projects for IGAD countries

Tuesday, 30th January 2018
Ambassadors of Sudan, Ethiopia, Somalia, Djibouti and CDA South Sudan
Amb Blaak of Uganda and Amb Weru of Kenya

President Yoweri Museveni has met the European Union (EU) Commission President Jean Claude Juncker.

Monday, 29th January 2018
President Yoweri Museveni has today Thursday 28th September 2017 met the European Union (EU) Commission President Jean Claude Juncker and presented a raft of concerns raised by East African Commuinty member states on the Economic Partnership Agreements.

Mr. John Bosco Suuza, Amb. Blaak, Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda and Attoney General of Uganda Hon. William Byaruhanga during a farewell reception for President of Assembly and President of the court.

Friday, 26th January 2018
4th December 2017, in New York- Mr. John Bosco Suuza, Amb. Blaak, Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda and Attoney General of Uganda Hon. William Byaruhanga during a farewell reception for President of Assembly and President of the court.

AMBASSADOR BLAAK MEETS WAGENINGEN UNIVERSITY OFFILCIALS

Friday, 19th January 2018
Today 18th January 2018 Amb Blaak, Brussels had a meeting in the Netherlands with Wageningen university officials to brainstorm on developing a programme to combat the "false coddling moth", which is rampant in roses and capsicum exported into the EU and causes many consignments to be rejected as being non compliant with EU phytosanitary standards.

The Trias Trail Expedition to Uganda

Tuesday, 23rd May 2017
The Trias Trail is organizing expedition to Uganda. The organizers need more participants to register with them and participate in the event. There will be a meeting on 5th May 2017 at Bakala Academy in Leuven, Belgium to discuss in details about the event.

Freight capacity to advantage Ugandan agricultural produce to Europe

Monday, 29th August 2016
The Brussels mission  has been visiting The headquarters of Cargolux in \r\nLuxembourg on a number of occasions and it is likely that Cargolux will \r\nfly into Entebbe on a weekly basis.

Ambassadors visit to Rotterdam Harbour

Friday, 26th August 2016
In September the African Ambassadors were invited to a trip to the \r\nRotterdam Harbour receiving an overview of the 4th largest harbour in \r\nthe world.

USSIA visit to Bruges in Belgium

Friday, 26th August 2016
Five members of USSIA and TUNADO on a training  visit  for small entrepreneurs invited by the municipality in Bruges enhancing cooperation between Uganda and the lovely city  of Bruges.  

Ugandan winning farmers in Netherlands

Wednesday, 24th August 2016
An annual competition by Dutch embassy, DFCU/Rabo bank and KLM resulted in a working visit by 13 winning farmers to the Netherlands. Amb Blaak met the group and encouraged the Ugandan farmers to take advantage of the opportunities offered to them during this important visit

Book launch investment arbitration

Wednesday, 10th August 2016
The university of Brussels organised a book launch on Investment Arbitration to which Ambassador Blaak was invited and met with the Director Of the diplomatic institute and The Secretary General of the ACP Amb Gomes.

Gouda Mayor -Walking for water

Tuesday, 12th July 2016
The Mayor of Gouda, the Dutch city famous for the cheese and the Sirup waffles, organised a "Walk for Water" together with the Rotary Club Gouda. And invited Amb Blaak to address the participants and receive the cheque. 

Kampala Adventure Cycling 2016 To Give Tourism Skills to Children Born in Prison

Friday, 8th July 2016
Uganda's state minister for tourism, Mr. Godfrey Kiwanda, has launched the second edition of the Kampala Adventure Cycling.

CBL-ACP dinner June 2016

Wednesday, 29th June 2016
The CBL-ACP organised a business seminar followed by a dinner with the President of the Republic of Kenya HE Uhuru Kenyatta as guest of honour accompanied by the Kenyan ambassador to Belgium  and Luxembourg HE Johnson Weru 

E-Immigration System Online application

Wednesday, 27th April 2016
The Government of Uganda has developed an electronic application processing system for visas, Entry Work Permits and Passes and it is now running. All persons intending to Travel, study or work in Uganda are encouraged to visit our E-visa Portal.

Fighting for International Criminal Justice at the ICC

Wednesday, 2nd December 2015
The Attorney General of Uganda, Hon. Fredrick Ruhindi, delivering \r\nUganda's national statement during the General \r\nDebate of the 14th Assembly of States and parties to the Rome Statute.

Graduation of the 1st Cohort of the Fellowship Programme in Health Systems Management.

Friday, 27th November 2015
The Minister of Health, Hon Elioda Tumwesigye praised the Belgian Cooperation for its continuity and capacity \r\nof hearing and attending the needs of Uganda.

PGA meets Foreign Affairs and Development Committees of the European Parliament

Friday, 12th June 2015
In a meeting with members of the Foreign Affairs and Development Committees of the European Parliament, co-chaired by Hon. Elmar Brok and Hon. Linda McAvan respectively

The PGA holds a bilateral meetings on his first day in Brussels with H.E. Ms. Federica Mogherini

Wednesday, 10th June 2015
The PGA held a number of bilateral meetings on his first day in Brussels, including a meeting with H.E. Ms. Federica Mogherini, High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice-President of the European Commission.