Alert: U.S. Embassy Kampala – August 16, 2018

Event: Politically motivated protests and demonstrations are likely to occur throughout Uganda and especially in the Arua region tonight and into tomorrow.  Increased traffic congestion and the possibility of politically motivated demonstrations/public gatherings in the Kampala area are also likely. Locations: While it is unknown where demonstrations may occur, the following areas are most likely: ...
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PR7608189 | Purchase of Fork Lift truck | Closing : Wednesday September 5, 2018 at 10am Local time

Purchase of Fork Lift truck Procurement Reference Number: PR7608189 Requirement The U.S. mission in Kampala invites responsible vendors to provide quotations for a Fork Lift truck as specified in the description below OR EQUIVALENT. Description Caterpillar Fork Lift Truck, model DP50NT, with Mitsubishi Diesel Engine Model S6S (57.4 kW), power steering, Two-speed power shift transmission, ...
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PR7548931 | Provision of quotations for a chiller compressor | closing: Thursday August 30, 2018 at 10:00am.

Requirement – PR7548931 The US mission in Kampala invites responsible vendors to provide quotations for a compressor as mentioned below. Description s/n Description Qty Model # Serial # Pin # 1 York Chiller Compressor 1 DXS 24 LASB46/50 RGPM012134 YCAS 0373 SC 50 YGADBT Delivery Point GSO Receiving IKUN LLC – Kampala 2801 Route 130 ...
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PR7576210 | Purchase of Computer Items | Closing : Tuesday August 28, 2018 at 10:00am

Purchase of Computer Items Procurement Reference Number: PR7576210 Requirement The US mission in Kampala invites responsible vendors to provide quotations for computer Items as mentioned below.  Note where a brand is specified please quote Brand or EQUIVALENT. Description HP Z6 P4 workstation Customizable – OR EQUIVALENT – Quantity 4 Windows 10 pro 64GB memory 500GB ...
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PR7562734 | Purchase of Monitors | Closing: Friday August 24, 2018 at 10:00am East African Time

Purchase of Monitors Procurement Reference Number: PR7562734 The US mission in Kampala invites responsible vendors to provide quotations for Monitors as mentioned below.  Note where a brand is specified please quote Brand or EQUIVALENT. Description HP 32″ N320C Curved Monitor- As at http://www.tigerdirect.com/applications/searchtools/item-details.asp?EdpNo=5579681&SRCCODE=3WGOOGLEBASE&cm_mmc_o=VRqCjC7BBTkwCjCECjCE&utm_source=google&utm_medium=cpc&adpos=1o3&scid=scplp40629778&sc_intid=40629778&gclid=EAIaIQobChMIsqqhvta03AIVGrjACh3mSAxoEAQYAyABEgKbo_D_BwE – OR EQUIVALENT –  Quantity 40 Delivery Point GSO Receiving IKUN LLC – ...
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PR7591271 | Purchase of Ceiling Fan, 52″ Casa Argonaut II™ LED Brushed Nickel | Closing Monday August 20, 2018 at 4 pm | Amended

Purchase of Ceiling Fan, 52″ Casa Argonaut II™ LED Brushed Nickel Procurement Reference Number: PR7591271 Requirement The US mission in Kampala invites responsible vendors to provide quotations for Ceiling Fan, 52″ Casa Argonaut II™ LED Brushed Nickel as specified below. Description # Item Quantity(PCS) 1 52″ Casa Argonaut II™ LED Brushed Nickel Ceiling Fan,Voltage:220v,50Hz https://www.lampsplus.com/products/52-inch-casa-argonaut-ii-led-brushed-nickel-ceiling-fan__6m037.html or ...
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19UG5018R0019 | CAMP MANAGEMENT SERVICES | Closing August 27, 2018 at 10:00am, local time | Ammended

CAMP MANAGEMENT SERVICES Procurement Reference Number: 19UG5018R0019 Requirement: The U.S. American Embassy in Kampala requires camp management services according to the attached solicitation document and contained performance work statement.  Prospective vendors are encouraged to review the requirement above and provide a clear proposal on or before the deadline stated below. Vendors are encouraged to be ...
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19UG5018R0018 | TRANSPORTATION SERVICES | Closing August 21, 2018 at 10:00am, local time.

TRANSPORTATION SERVICES Procurement Reference Number: 19UG5018R0018 Requirement: The U.S. American Embassy in Kampala requires transportation services according to the attached solicitation document and contained performance work statement.  Prospective vendors are encouraged to review the requirement above and provide a clear proposal on or before the deadline stated below. Vendors are encouraged to be active in ...
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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Kampala – August 7, 2018

Location: North Eastern part of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC): Mangina area North Kivu province Ituri province  Event: The DRC Ministry of Health announced a new outbreak of Ebola virus.  At this stage, there is no indication that this outbreak is related to the recent epidemic in the Equateur Province in the far North ...
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Update on the Response to the Ebola Outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).

Location: Mangina area, North Kivu and Ituri provinces in the North Eastern part Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC)  Event: U.S. Embassy Kampala is monitoring a new outbreak of Ebola virus that has been announced by the Ministry of Health of Democratic Republic of Congo. The current Ebola outbreak area includes the Mangina area, North Kivu and ...
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PR7549331 | Purchase of Kitchen Items | Closing Date: Monday August 13, 2018 at 10:00am

Purchase of Kitchen Items Procurement Reference Number: PR7549331 Requirement The US mission in Kampala invites responsible vendors to provide quotations for Kitchen Items as mentioned below.  Note where a brand is specified please quote Brand or EQUIVALENT. Description Wine Glass Storage Chest – As at – https://www.caterbox.co.uk/tall-wine-glass-storage-box – OR EQUIVALENT – Quantity 40 Wine Glass Storage ...
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Monitoring, Reporting and Evaluation (MR&E) Specialist | Peace Corps Uganda | Closing Wednesday August 14, 2018

VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT No. 2018 – 006 Monitoring, Reporting and Evaluation (MR&E) Specialist Announcement date:               Wednesday August 1, 2018 Closing date:                           Wednesday August 14, 2018 About Peace Corps in Uganda Peace Corps is an international autonomous agency of the US Government with operations in over 60 countries. It operates in Uganda by the invitation ...
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U.S. Government Launches Regional Health Program to Improve Uganda’s Health System

On July 26, the United States government and the Government of Uganda launched a new five year, $32.8 million program that will provide better health services to nine districts in the Lango sub region of Northern Uganda. The USAID Regional Health Integration to Enhance Services in Northern Uganda program is projected to cover the region’s ...
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Political Assistant Re-advertised – Closing 8/7/2018

 U.S. Mission                           Uganda Announcement Number:       Kampala-2018-036 Position Title:                         Political Assistant Re-advertised Opening Period:                   7/25/2018 – 8/7/2018 Series/Grade:                         1605 FSN 09/FS-5 Salary:                                     UGX 75,718,515 – UGX 110,993,513 For More Info:                        KampalaHR@state.gov Download Position description Who May Apply:                     All Interested Applicants / All Sources Security Clearance ...
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OBO Civil Engineer – Closing 8/07/2018

Announcement Number:       Kampala-2018-035 Position Title:                         OBO Civil Engineer Opening Period:                   7/25/2018 – 8/07/2018 Series/Grade:                         1105 FSN 11/FS-4 Salary:                                     UGX 181,579,455- UGX 272,369,187 For More Info:                        KampalaHR@state.gov Who May Apply:                     All Interested Applicants / All Sources (Actual FS salary determined by Washington D.C.) Security Clearance Required:      Local Security Certification or Public ...
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Lead Carpenter Re-advertised – Closing 8/07/2018

Announcement Number: Kampala-2018-038 Position Title: Lead Carpenter Re-advertised Opening Period: 7/25/2018 – 8/07/2018 Series/Grade: FSN 05 FSN 1210 Salary: UGX 34,509,568 – UGX 50,718,244 For More Info: Human Resources Office: EXT 6131 Download Position description Who May Apply: All Interested Applicants / All Sources Security Clearance Required: Local Security Certification or Public Trust Duration Appointment: Indefinite Marketing Statement: ...
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Chauffeur (2 Positions)

Announcement Number: Kampala-2018-037 Position Title: Chauffeur (2 Positions) Opening Period: 7/25/2018 – 8/07/2018 Series/Grade: 1015 FSN 3/FP-BB Salary: UGX 30,890,408- UGX 45,289,485 For More Info: KampalaHR@state.gov Download Position Description Who May Apply: All Interested Applicants / All Sources (Actual FP salary determined by Washington D.C.) Security Clearance Required: Local Security Certification or Public Trust Duration Appointment: Indefinite subject ...
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Health Information Systems Analyst | 8/02/2018

Announcement Number:       Kampala-2018-033 Position Title:                         Health Information Systems Analyst Opening Period:                   7/20/2018 – 8/02/2018 Series/Grade:                         550 FSN 10/FS-5 Salary:                                     UGX 102,802,449 – UGX 150,709,572 For More Info:                        KampalaHR@state.gov Who May Apply:                     Current Employees of the Mission – All Agencies and/or U.S. Citizen Eligible Family Members (USEFMs); Eligible Family Members (EFMs); or ...
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Management Assistant | Closing date August 1, 2018

U.S. Mission                           Uganda Announcement Number:       Kampala-2018-032 Position Title:                         Management Assistant Opening Period:                   7/19/2018 – 8/1/2018 Series/Grade:                         FP 6 Salary:                                     USD 48,135 – USD 62,805 Actual FS salary determined by Washington D.C. For More Info:                        Human Resources Officer: Bridget C. Kissinger Who May Apply:                     U.S. Citizen Eligible Family Members ...
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Regional Refugee Coordinator Assistant Re-advertised

U.S. Mission                          Uganda Announcement Number:     Kampala-2018-031 Position Title:                       Regional Refugee Coordinator Assistant Re-advertised Opening Period:                   7/16/2018 – 7/27/2018 Series/Grade:                         1550 FSN 08/FS-5 Salary:                                     UGX 63,281,227 – UGX 92,530,238 For ...
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Purchase of Utility Vehicles

Procurement Reference Number: PR7472466 Requirement The US mission in Kampala invites responsible vendors to provide quotations for utility vehicles as mentioned below. Where a brand is indicated you can quote an EQUIVALENT. Description JOHN DEERE XUV865R (MY18) OR EQUIVALENT – Quantity 2 Crossover Utility Vehicle, 4X4 (Diesel) with HVAC enclosed cab with doors, HVAC, 854 ...
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Consular Assistant – re-advertised | Closing July 25, 2018

JOB VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT U.S. Mission                           Uganda Announcement Number:       Kampala-2018-017 Position Title:                         Consular Assistant Opening Period:                   7/11/2018 – 7/25/2018 Series/Grade:                         FP 7 Salary:                                     USD 43,031 – USD 63,191 Actual FS salary determined by Washington D.C. For More Info:                        Human Resources Officer: Bridget C. Kissinger Who May Apply:                     U.S. Citizens Only ...
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Chauffeur | Closing July, 20 2018

JOB VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT U.S. Mission                           Uganda Announcement Number:       Kampala-2018-030 Position Title:                         Chauffeur Opening Period:                   7/9/2018 – 7/20/2018 Series/Grade:                         FSN 03 FSN 1015 Salary:                                     UGX 30,890,408 – UGX 45,289,485 For More Info:                        KampalaHR@state.gov  Who May Apply:                       All Interested Applicants / All Sources Security Clearance Required: Local Security Certification or Public ...
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Full Speech: Ambassador Deborah R. Malac on United States Independence Day Celebration 2018

Good evening.  I’m delighted to see all of you at our Independence Day celebration.  We’re glad you could be here. I’d like to say a special welcome and thank you to our sponsors—American businesses in Uganda.  Our sponsors include some of the biggest companies in the world in the financial, oil and gas, and engineering ...
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Purchase of Timber supplies

Procurement Reference Number: PR7468151 Requirement The U.S. mission in Kampala invites responsible vendors to provide quotations for Timber supplies as specified in the description below. Description Mahogany Timber 12x2x14′ — 100 Mahogany Timber 12x1x14′ — 50 Nkalati Timber 12x2x14′ — 100 Nkalati Timber 12x1x14 — 100 Pine 6x2x14′ –100 Block board (ordinary) 1x4x8′ — 50 ...
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PR7467922 | 3 PHASE ELECTRICAL POWER BOARDS | Closing Date: July 18, 2018 at 10:00am, local time.

3 PHASE ELECTRICAL POWER BOARDS  Procurement Reference Number: PR7467922  Requirement: The US Mission in Kampala invites responsible vendors to supply 3 Phase Electrical Power Boards with the specifications listed below. EQUIVALENT TO EATON TYPE ELECTRICAL MAINS POWER BOARDS Quantity – 45No. Additional Specification: Number of phases :3 Number of spaces:30 Recommended environment: Indoor Bus bar ...
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U.S. Government Hosts Event in Support of Fall Armyworm Technology Prize

Today forty finalists gathered for a U.S government-supported Fall Armyworm Technology Prize. The contest, which includes Ugandan innovators, is supported through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) to combat the spread of fall armyworm across the African continent. The Fall Armyworm Technology Prize seeks digital tools and approaches that provide timely, context-specific information ...
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Regional Refugee Coordinator Assistant | Closing July 3rd, 2018

JOB VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT U.S. Mission                           Uganda Announcement Number:       Kampala-2018-028 Position Title:                         Regional Refugee Coordinator Assistant Opening Period:                   6/20/2018 – 7/03/2018 Series/Grade:                         1550 FSN 08/FS-5 Salary:                                     UGX 63,281,227 – UGX 92,530,238 For More Info:                        KampalaHR@state.gov  Who May Apply:                     Current Employees of the Mission – All Agencies and/or U.S. Citizen Eligible Family ...
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Lead Carpenter Re-advertised | Closing July 3rd, 2018

JOB VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT U.S. Mission                           Uganda Announcement Number:       Kampala-2018-029 Position Title:                         Lead Carpenter Re-advertised Opening Period:                   6/20/2018 – 7/03/2018 Series/Grade:                         FSN 05 FSN 1210 Salary:                                     UGX 34,509,568 – UGX 50,718,244 For More Info:                        KampalaHR@state.gov Who May Apply:                       All Interested Applicants / All Sources Security Clearance Required: Local Security Certification ...
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U.S. Launches Mobile Library to Support Education in Uganda

The United States government, in partnership with local-tech incubator HIVE Colab, launched the U.S. Mission’s first mobile library project.  Called the Nile Explorer, the vehicle promotes education and has targeted learning activities that build critical thinking and problem solving skills.  While taking part in the program, students can engage in learning activities that encourage scientific ...
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PR7404228 | Purchase of Drivers’ Uniforms | Closing Date: Friday June 22, 2018 at 10:00

Procurement Notice Purchase of Drivers’ Uniforms Procurement Request Number: PR7404228 The US Mission in Kampala invites responsible Vendors to submit quotations for the items as mentioned below. Description No Description Quantity 1 Navy Blue Trouser Material: Wool with viscus Sx30-8, Sx32-24, Sx34-28, Sx36-52, Sx38-36, Sx40-36, Sx42-4, Sx46-8, Sx48-4. 200 2 Long sleeved shirt Material: 100% ...
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PR7399495 | Purchase of Generator Parts | Closing Date: Monday July 2, 2018 at 10am EAT

Purchase of Generator Parts Procurement Reference Number: PR7399495 Requirement The U.S. mission in Kampala invites responsible vendors to provide quotations for Generator Parts as specified in the description below. Description No. Description Quantity 1. Thermostat – 4133L507 100 2. Starter Motor – 2873K632 10 3. Oil Cooler Hose 10000 – 00688 50 4. AVR R250 ...
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PR7395335 | Supply and Installation of a Fan Coil Unit | Closing Date: June 21, 2018 at 04:00pm EAT | Site visit -Tuesday June 19, 2018

American Embassy Kampala P.O. Box 7007 Plot 1577 Ggaba Road Kampala, Uganda June 07, 2018 To Prospective Quoters, REQUEST FOR QUOTATIONS NUMBER PR7395335 The U.S. Embassy in Uganda invites responsible Service Providers to submit proposals for the Supply and Installation of a Fan Coil Unit, as described in the scope of work document. If you ...
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Lead Maintenance Technician | Closing: June 20, 2018

JOB VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT U.S. Mission                           Uganda Announcement Number:       Kampala-2018-027 Position Title:                         Lead Maintenance Technician Opening Period:                   6/7/2018 – 6/20/2018 Series/Grade:                         1210 FSN 06/FS-8 Salary:                                     UGX 41,892,912 – UGX 61,793,254 For More Info:                        KampalaHR@state.gov Who May Apply:                     All Interested Applicants / All Sources (Actual FS salary determined by Washington D.C.) Security Clearance ...
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PR7398888 | Conference and Events manager Requirements | Closing Date: Friday, June 22nd, 2018 at 16:00pm

NHRC DOD UPDF HIV HEALTH WORKERS REFRESHER TRAINING. Procurement Reference Number: PR7398888 The US mission in Kampala intends to purchase the services as described below. Provide quotations/proposals for the below mentioned. THE WORKSHOP IS INTENDED TO GIVE A COMPREHENSIVE HIV MULTIDISCIPLINARY TRAINING FOR UPDF CLINICAL OFFICERS AND NURSES. DOD/PEPFAR invites responsible vendors to provide quotations ...
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PR7378882 | LAWN MOWER | Closing Date: June 25, 2018 at 12:00pm EAT

PROCUREMENT NOTICE REQUIREMENT: PR7378882 LAWN MOWER The mission invites responsible vendors to provide quotations for Lawn mowers; No. Description Qty Unit   1 Personal Pace Variable Speed Gas Walk Behind Self Propelled Lawn Mower with Blade Stop System Spin-Stop Blade Stop System – Stop the Blade, Not the Engine 22 in. Steel Deck with Recycler ...
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Lead Janitor | Closing June 19, 2018

JOB VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT U.S. Mission                           Uganda Announcement Number:       Kampala-2018-026 Position Title:                         Lead Janitor Opening Period:                   6/6/2018 – 6/19/2018 Series/Grade:                         1301 FSN 03/FS-BB Salary:                                     UGX 27,690,611 – UGX 40,489,793 For More Info:                        KampalaHR@state.gov Who May Apply:                     All Interested Applicants / All Sources (Actual FS salary determined by Washington D.C.) Security Clearance ...
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Driver (Short term) | Closing date: Wednesday June 20, 2018

VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT No. 2018 – 005: Driver (3)  Peace Corps is an international autonomous agency of the US Government with operations in over 65 countries. It operates in Uganda by the invitation of the Government of Uganda. Peace Corps Uganda has memorandum of understanding with government ministries that outline broad areas of agreement of cooperation ...
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Language and Cross Cultural Facilitator – Ateso(2), Dhopadola (2) | Closing date: Wednesday June 20, 2018

VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT No. 2018 – 003: Language and Cross Cultural Facilitator – Ateso (2) No. 2018 – 004: Language and Cross Cultural Facilitator – Dhopadola (2) Peace Corps is an international autonomous agency of the US Government with operations in over 65 countries. It operates in Uganda by the invitation of the Government of Uganda. ...
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Voucher Clerk | Closing June 15, 2018

JOB VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT U.S. Mission                           Uganda Announcement Number:       Kampala-2018-024 Position Title:                         Voucher Clerk Opening Period:                   6/04/2018 – 6/15/2018 Series/Grade:                         0420 FSN 06/FS-8 Salary:                                     UGX 41,892,912 – UGX 61,793,254 For More Info:                        Human Resources Office: EXT 6131 Who May Apply:                     Current Employees of the Mission – All Agencies and/or U.S. ...
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Small Grants Coordinator | Closing June 14, 2018.

JOB VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT U.S. Mission                           Uganda Announcement Number:       Kampala-2018-025 Position Title:                         Small Grants Coordinator Opening Period:                   6/1/2018 – 6/14/2018 Series/Grade:                         FP-6 Salary:                                     USD 48,135 – USD 62,805 (Actual FS salary determined by Washington D.C.) For More Info:                        Human Resources Officer: Bridget C. Kissinger Who May Apply:                     U.S. Citizen Eligible ...
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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Kampala – May 31, 2018

Location: Entebbe International Airport (EBB) Entebbe, Uganda. Event: The Ugandan Ministry of Health announced that as a public health precaution, following a reported outbreak of Ebola Virus in a remote northwestern province of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), Ugandan authorities initiated temperature and observational screening of flights and passengers which originated from hotspot areas in ...
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PR7356098 | Supply of SUV vehicles | Extended deadline, June 20, 2018.

OBO KAMPALA SUVs Procurement Reference Number: PR7356098 Requirement: The US Mission in Kampala invites responsible vendors to supply vehicles with the specifications listed below. Due to the threshold of this requirement, the successful vendor MUST have a DUNS www.dnb.com   and active in and SAMS www.sam.gov . EQUIVALENT TO A TOYOTA LANDCRUISER, MODEL VDJ 200R-GNMAZ SFX: 13 ...
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PR7345329 | Purchase of Sloan Vacuum Breaker Assembly for Bathrooms | Closing Date: Saturday June 09, 2018 at 10am EAT

Purchase of Sloan Vacuum Breaker Assembly for Bathrooms Procurement Reference Number: PR7345329 Requirement The US mission in Kampala invites responsible vendors to provide quotations for Sloan Vacuum Breaker Assembly for Bathrooms as specified below. Description # Item Quantity(PCS) 1 Sloan Vacuum Breaker https://www.ebay.com/p/Sloan-V500aa-1-1-2-X-9-Vacuum-Breaker-Assembly/1001361862     or equivalent   30 2 Sloan Double Flash Toilet – 2VEF7 https://www.grainger.com/product/SLOAN-1-6-1-1-gpf-Double-Flush-Toilet-2VEF7?functionCode=P2IDP2PCP or ...
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PR7299649 | Supply of Portable Air Cooled Air Conditioners | Closing : Monday June 04, 2018 at 10am EAT

Supply of Portable Air Cooled Air Conditioners  Procurement Reference Number: PR7299649 Requirement The U.S. Mission in Kampala invites responsible vendors to submit quotations for Supply of Portable Air Cooled Air Conditioners as specified below. No. Description Quantity 1. Portable Air Cooled Air Conditioner plus accessories http://www.spot-coolers.com/product-catalog/office-pro-60 or equivalentCooling Capacity (95° at 60% RH) (Btu/Hr) 5 Ton ...
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PR7275472 | ELECTRICAL SUPPLIES | Closing Date: June 4, 2018 at 9:00am

PROCUREMENT NOTICE REQUIREMENT: PR7275472: ELECTRICAL SUPPLIES The mission invites responsible vendors to provide quotations for Electrical Supplies; Description Qty Unit 3 PHASE MAIN SWITCH 100AMP 6 WAYS COMPLETE WITH BREAKERS 10 each FLOAT SWITCH, EURO-2000E 10-8A RED 50 each SWITCH 2 GANG 2 WAY 20 each SWITCH 1 GANG 2 WAYS 20 each SOCKET, SINGLE, ...
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Unpaid Local Internship with the American Center | Closing May 30th, 2018

JOB VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT U.S. Mission                           Uganda Announcement Number:       Kampala-2018-023 Position Title:                         Unpaid Local Internship with the American Center Opening Period:                   5/17/2018 – 5/30/2018 For More Info:                        Human Resources Office: EXT 6001 Who May Apply:                     Ugandan students Summary: The U.S. Mission in Uganda is offering an unpaid internship to assist the American ...
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Unpaid Local Internship with the EducationUSA program | Closing May 18th 2018

JOB VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT U.S. Mission                           Uganda Announcement Number:       Kampala-2018-021 Position Title:                         Unpaid Local Internship with the EducationUSA program Opening Period:                   5/07/2018 – 5/18/2018 For More Info:                        Human Resources Office: EXT 6001 Who May Apply:                     Ugandan students Summary: The U.S. Mission in Uganda is offering an unpaid internship to assist the EducationUSA ...
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Mailroom Clerk | Closing: May 11. 2018

JOB VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT U.S. Mission                           Uganda Announcement Number:       Kampala-2018-019 Position Title:                         Mailroom Clerk Opening Period:                   4/27/2018 – 5/11/2018 Series/Grade:                         FP 8 Salary:                                     USD 38,468 – USD 56,492 Actual FS salary determined by Washington D.C. For More Info:                        Human Resources Officer: Bridget C. Kissinger Who May Apply:                     U.S. Citizen Eligible ...
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Pol/Econ Management Assistant | Closing Date 5/18/2018

JOB VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT. U.S. Mission                           Uganda Announcement Number:       Kampala-2018-022 Position Title:                         Pol/Econ Management Assistant Opening Period:                   5/4/2018 – 5/18/2018 Series/Grade:                         FP 8 Salary:                                     USD 38,468 – USD 56,492 Actual FS salary determined by  Washington D.C. For More Info:                        Human Resources Officer: Bridget C. Kissinger Who May Apply:                     U.S. Citizen ...
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PR7288533 | Purchase of UPSs | Closing Date: Monday May 14, 2018 at 10:00am | (Revised)

Purchase of UPSs Procurement Reference Number: PR7288533 Requirement The US mission in Kampala invites responsible vendors to provide quotations for UPSs as mentioned below. Description APC Smart UPS or EQUIVALENT – Quantity 100 APC SMT750I SMT750I Smart-UPS 750VA LCD 230V 500W International 230V Output (6) IEC 320 C13 Delivery Point US Embassy Kampala Plot 63/67 ...
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PR7162081 | Purchase of Fabric | Closing Date: Monday May 14, 2018 at 10am EAT

Purchase of Fabric Procurement Reference Number: PR7162081 Requirement The US mission in Kampala invites responsible vendors to provide quotations for Fabric as specified below. Description # Item Quantity(PCS) 1 Eroica Metro Linen Grey https://www.fabric.com/buy/0292783/eroica-metro-linen-grey        1300 Yards 2 Eroica Metro Linen Latte https://www.fabric.com/buy/0292779/eroica-metro-linen-latte 1300 Yards   Delivery Point; U.S. Embassy, Kampala Plot 63/67, Spring Road, Bugolobi ...
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Lead Carpenter Re-advertised | Closing May 11 2018

JOB VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT U.S. Mission                           Uganda Announcement Number:       Kampala-2018-020 Position Title:                         Lead Carpenter Re-advertised Opening Period:                   4/30/2018 – 5/11/2018 Series/Grade:                         FSN 05 Salary:                                     UGX 34,509,568 – UGX 50,718,244 Who May Apply:                       All Interested Applicants / All Sources Summary: The U.S. Mission in Uganda is seeking eligible and qualified applicants ...
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DriveCam Coordinator/Motor Pool Clerk | Closing: May 11th 2018

JOB VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT U.S. Mission                           Uganda Announcement Number:       Kampala-2018-018 Position Title:                         DriveCam Coordinator/Motor Pool Clerk Opening Period:                   4/30/2018 – 5/11/2018 Series/Grade:                         FSN 05 Salary:                                     UGX 34,509,568 – UGX 50,718,244 Who May Apply:                     Current Employees of the Mission – All Agencies and/or U.S. Citizen Eligible Family Members (USEFMs); Eligible Family Members ...
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U.S. GOVERNMENT RENEWS COMMITMENT TO FIGHT HIV/AIDS IN UGANDA

U.S. GOVERNMENT RENEWS COMMITMENT TO FIGHT HIV/AIDS IN UGANDA KAMPALA, April 27, 2018  – As part of ongoing efforts to improve the health of all Ugandans, the United States government has once again increased HIV prevention and treatment assistance to Uganda through the U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR). On April 20 in Washington, ...
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19UG5018R0012 | Removal of old unit, Supply and Installation of Chiller Equipment | submission date extended to June 12, 2018 at 10am EAT.

U.S. Embassy Kampala April 26, 2018 To:       Prospective Quoters Subject: Request for Quotations number 19UG5018R0012 Enclosed is a Request for Quotations (RFQ) for supply of a new 6 ton chiller equipment, technical and engineering services for the removal and replacement of the same on the roof of the existing Embassy structure.  If you would like ...
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Consular Assistant | Closing: 5/05/2018

JOB VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT Announcement Number:       Kampala-2018-017 Position Title:                         Consular Assistant Opening Period:                   4/24/2018 – 5/05/2018 Series/Grade:                         FP 7 Salary:                                     USD 43,031 – USD 63,191 Actual FS salary determined by Washington D.C. For More Info:                        Human Resources Officer: Bridget C. Kissinger Who May Apply:                     U.S. Citizen Eligible Family Members (USEFMs) – ...
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The U.S. Embassy, Kampala Capital City Authority, and Plastic Recycling Industries Partner to Launch Plastic Recycling in Schools.

As part of the activities to celebrate Earth Day 2018, the U.S. Embassy, Kampala Capital City Authority, and Plastic Recycling Industries (PRI – a subsidiary of Coca Cola Beverages) partnered in an event at Kisaasi Primary School to help launch plastic recycling in schools. This year, Earth Day focused on the need to curb the growth ...
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As part of the U.S. government’s ongoing commitment to building trade and investment opportunities within Uganda, U.S. Ambassador to Uganda Deborah R. Malac will lead a reverse trade mission to the Specialty Coffee Expo in Seattle April 20-21 jointly with the Uganda Coffee Development Authority and the USAID East Africa Trade & Investment Hub.  Joined ...
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U.S. Ambassador Deborah R. Malac joined President Museveni and other dignitaries yesterday to witness the signing of the Project Framework Agreement between the government and the Albertine Graben Refinery Consortium (AGRC). This agreement will ensure the development, design, financing, construction, operation and maintenance of the oil refinery in Hoima District with an eventual capacity of ...
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The United States government, through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), is pleased to announce the launch of two new five-year activities, totaling $75 million USD, to improve food and nutrition security and to strengthen resilience of over 665,000 people in the Karamoja sub-region. Karamoja is the most nutritionally vulnerable region in Uganda ...
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PR7203205 | Purchase of Clothing for Facilities Maintenance | Closing Date: Thursday April 12, 2018 at 10:00am

Purchase of Clothing for Facilities Maintenance Procurement Reference Number: PR7203205 Requirement The US mission in Kampala invites responsible vendors to provide quotations for clothing as mentioned below. Description Tactical Ventilated Ripstop Short Sleeve Shirt- Size Small – Quantity 27 – As at web link – http://www.dickies.com/shirts/tactical-ventilated-ripstop-short-sleeve-shirt/LS953.html?dwvar_LS953_color=DS#prefn1=fabric&prefv1=ripstop&start=1 OR EQUIVALENT Tactical Ventilated Ripstop Short Sleeve Shirt- Size Medium ...
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PR7202289 | Supply of Protective Clothing | Closing Date: April 17, 2018 before COB, local time

Procurement Reference Number: PR7202289 Requirement: The US Mission in Kampala invites responsible vendors to supply Protective Clothing listed below. Women’s Short Sleeve Work Shirt (Small) – Quantity: 21 http://www.dickies.com/tops/womens-short-sleeve-work-shirt/FS574.html?dwvar_FS574_color=KH#q=women’s+shirts&prefn1=function&prefv1=maintenance&start=3 OR EQUIVALENT Women’s Short Sleeve Work Shirt (Medium) – Quantity: 27 http://www.dickies.com/tops/womens-short-sleeve-work-shirt/FS574.html?dwvar_FS574_color=KH#q=women’s+shirts&prefn1=function&prefv1=maintenance&start=3 OR EQUIVALENT Women’s Short Sleeve Work Shirt (Large) – Quantity: 18 http://www.dickies.com/tops/womens-short-sleeve-work-shirt/FS574.html?dwvar_FS574_color=KH#q=women’s+shirts&prefn1=function&prefv1=maintenance&start=3 OR EQUIVALENT Women’s Short Sleeve ...
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USAID SCORE Supports Children and their Families on a Journey Towards Stability and Resilience.

On March 20, U.S. Deputy Chief of Mission to Uganda, Colette Marcellin, attended the closeout event for USAID’s Sustainable Comprehensive Responses for Vulnerable Children and their Families (SCORE) activity. Over the span of seven years, the SCORE activity reached 35,000 households and more than 200,000 people, including 139,000 children, with family-centered services ranging from food ...
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USAID SCORE Activity Close-out Event

Remarks for Colette Marcellin, Deputy Chief of Mission, U.S. Embassy Good morning. I am proud to be here this morning to celebrate the USAID Sustainable Comprehensive Responses for Vulnerable Children activity, or SCORE, which has supported so many children and their families on a journey towards stability and resilience. Over the span of seven years, ...
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U.S. Mission Uganda Hosts Crow and the Canyon Bluegrass Band

U.S. Mission Uganda recently hosted Crow and the Canyon, an American Bluegrass band, as part of the ongoing efforts to engage and create opportunities for Ugandan music lovers to interact directly with American musicians. The five person Bluegrass band Crow and the Canyon performed live at Makerere University main campus, held a free concert in ...
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VENUE ANNOUNCEMENT No. 2018- HEAG Supervisor’s Workshop Announcement Date: March 21, 2018 Closing Date: April 4, 2018 at 4:00pm The U.S. Peace Corps/Uganda wishes to find a venue for an upcoming workshop. The desired venue should meet the requirements below: Be 15-30kms from Kampala City Center Be of a modest setting, Have accommodation of at ...
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Air Condition Technician | Closing Date:March 30, 2018

VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT NUMBER: 16-18    OPEN TO:                    All Interested Candidates/All Sources  POSITION:                   Air Condition Technician  OPENING DATE:         March 19, 2018  CLOSING DATE:          March 30, 2018  WORK HOURS:           Full-time, 40 hours/week  SALARY:                      Ordinarily Resident (OR): FSN 5– Ugshs 34,509,568 p.a.  Inclusive of allowances Not Ordinarily Resident (NOR): FP-9  *Final grade/step for NORs will be determined by ...
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U.S. Government Supports Efforts to Improve Nutrition in Uganda

On March 15 and 16, the Office of the Prime Minister hosted a National Nutrition Forum to discuss the achievements of Uganda’s national nutrition plan, and the challenges Uganda still faces. Speaking at the event, Michelle Lang-Alli, USAID Uganda’s Health Office director, said, “Under-nutrition is a serious health problem in Uganda and the single greatest ...
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Lead Carpenter | Closing Date : March 29, 2018 

VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT NUMBER: 15-18    OPEN TO:                    All Interested Candidates/All Sources  POSITION:                   Lead Carpenter  OPENING DATE:         March 16, 2018  CLOSING DATE:          March 29, 2018  WORK HOURS:           Full-time, 40 hours/week  SALARY:                      Ordinarily Resident (OR): FSN 5– Ugshs 34,509,568 p.a.  Inclusive of allowances Not Ordinarily Resident (NOR): FP-9   *Final grade/step for NORs will be determined by Washington. ...
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PR7183536 | Provision of Data Link and Internet Services | Closing Date: Monday March 26, 2018 at 10:00am

Provision of Data Link and Internet Services Procurement Reference Number: PR7183536 Requirement The Mission invites responsible vendors to provide quotations for data link and internet services as is indicated below; Contract Period of performance: May 1, 2018 – December 31, 2018 Location Internet bandwidth / Data Link Plot 11A Mabua, Kololo Fiber Internet 2mb / ...
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2018 U.S. Department of State and espnW Global Sports Mentoring Program

Theme: Strong women, Better world U.S. Mission Uganda is accepting applications from dynamic sports women and female sports managers for the 2018 U.S. Department of State and espnW Global Sports Mentoring Program. The U.S. Department of State and espnW Global Sports Mentoring Program (GSMP) advances the foreign policy goals of empowering women and ensuring a ...
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19UG5018R0009 | SHUTTLE SERVICES | Closing Date: March 19, 2018 at 10:00am, local time

SHUTTLE SERVICES Procurement Reference Number: 19UG5018R0009 Requirement: The U.S. American Embassy in Kampala requires shuttle services to provide short transport between the Embassy and an offsite parking lot not more than two kilometers.  Additional detail; Shuttle times Monday to Friday 06:30am to 08:30am                     03 vans            Peak ...
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PR7139246 | PURCHASE OF A UTILITY VEHICLE | Closing Date: March 21, 2018 at 10:00am

PROCUREMENT NOTICE REQUIREMENT: PR7139246 PURCHASE OF A UTILITY VEHICLE The mission invites responsible vendors to provide quotations for a Utility Vehicle; No Description Quantity Unit 1 John Deere XUV855D Crossover Utility Vehicle or its equivalent Specifications: ·         Engine type: 4-cycle diesel ·         Displacement: 854 cc ·         Power: 22.8 hp, 17.0* kW ·         Cooling System: Liquid ...
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PR7062349 | Provision of Vehicle insurance | Closing Date: Thursday March 15, 2018 at 10:00am

Provision of vehicle insurance Procurement Reference Number: PR7062349 Requirement The Mission invites responsible vendors to provide quotations for Uganda third party vehicle insurance as is indicated below; Contract Period of performance: April 1, 2018 – March 31, 2019 Insurance Coverage The limits should be equal or greater than the amounts below; 50,000,000/= per person 100,000,000/= ...
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Political Assistant | Closing Date: March 14, 2018

VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT NUMBER: 13-18    OPEN TO:                    All Interested Candidates/All Sources  POSITION:                   Political Assistant  OPENING DATE:         March 01, 2018  CLOSING DATE:          March 14, 2018  WORK HOURS:           Full-time, 40 hours/week  SALARY:                      Ordinarily Resident (OR): FSN 9– Ugshs 75,718,515 p.a.  Inclusive of allowances Not Ordinarily Resident (NOR): FP-5   **Final grade/step for NORs will be determined by ...
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19UG5018R0007 | TERRACING FOR EROSION CONTROL AT PLOT 2 RIDGEWAY KOLOLO | Closing Date: March 19, 2018 at 10:00am, local time

Procurement Reference Number: 19UG5018R0007 Requirement: The U.S. American Embassy in Kampala has a requirement to obtain Construction Services for terracing for erosion control. Prospective vendors are encouraged to review the attached solicitation document and provide a clear proposal on or before the deadline stated below. This requirement exceeds $25,000 and the successful vendor must be ...
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Annual Supply and Delivery of Newspapers and Magazines | Closing: Wednesday February 28, 2018 at 10:00am Local time

Annual Supply and Delivery of Newspapers and Magazines Procurement Reference Number: PR7115808 Requirement The US mission in Kampala invites responsible vendors to provide quotations for annual supply and delivery of Newspapers and Magazines as specified in the description below. Description No. Description   Quantity Unit Cost Total Cost   01 The New Vision per day ...
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Language and Cross Cultural Facilitator (LCF) – 1 position for Lusamia | Closing Date: Friday March 9, 2018 4:45 pm

VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT No. 2018- 002 Language and Cross Cultural Facilitator (LCF) – 1 position for Lusamia  Announcement Date:              Friday February 23, 2018 Closing Date:                          Friday March 9, 2018 4:45 pm Position title:                           Language & Cross Cultural Facilitator (LCF) Reports to:                              Training Manager Day to day supervision:           Language & Cross Cultural Coordinator ...
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U.S. Embassy’s Julia Taft Fund | Closing April 6th, 2018 

U.S. Embassy’s Julia Taft Fund  The Julia Taft Fund supports community-based projects that provide sustainable assistance to refugees, internally displaced persons, vulnerable migrants and stateless persons.  Each year, the Taft Fund awards grants up to $25,000 for projects that respond to issues that have not been addressed by larger multilateral refugee programs.   Projects that duplicate ...
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TERRACING FOR EROSION CONTROL AT PLOT 2 RIDGEWAY KOLOLO

Procurement Reference Number: 19UG5018R0007 Requirement: The U.S. American Embassy in Kampala has a requirement to obtain Construction Services for terracing for erosion control. Prospective vendors are encouraged to review the attached solicitation document and provide a clear proposal on or before the deadline stated below. This requirement exceeds $25,000 and the successful vendor must be ...
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Chauffeur/Expeditor – Re-advertised | Closing Date: March 05, 2018

VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT NUMBER: 10-18   OPEN TO:                    All Interested Candidates/All Sources POSITION:                   Chauffeur/Expeditor – Re-advertised OPENING DATE:         February 20, 2018 CLOSING DATE:          March 05, 2018 WORK HOURS:           Full-time, 45 hours/week SALARY:                      Ordinarily Resident (OR): FSN5– Ugshs 38,561,734.00 p.a.  Inclusive of allowances Not Ordinarily Resident (NOR): FP-AA   *Final grade/step for NORs will be determined by ...
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Voucher Examiner (Internal) | Closing Date: March 05, 2018

JOB VACACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT NUMBER: 11-18 OPEN TO:                    Current Employees of the Mission – All Agencies and/or U.S. Citizen Eligible Family Members (USEFMs), Eligible Family Members (EFMs), or  Members of Household (MOH) – All Agencies POSITION:                   Voucher Examiner (Internal) OPENING DATE:         February 20, 2018 CLOSING DATE:          March 05, 2018 WORK HOURS:           Full-time, 40 hours/week SALARY:                      ...
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PR7086781 | Event Equipment Hire | Closing Date: Thursday March 1, 2018 at 10:00am Local time

Equipment Hire Procurement Reference Number: PR7086781 Requirement The US mission in Kampala invites responsible vendors to provide quotations for Equipment hire as specified in the description below or equivalent. Description Grace Designs Felix PreAmp. L.R. Baggs Venue DI. L.R. Baggs Venue DI. L.R. Baggs Para Acoustic DI. L.R. Baggs Para Acoustic DI. Five mic stands. ...
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Chauffeur (AMB)

VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT NUMBER: 09-18 OPEN TO:                    Current Employees of the Mission – All Agencies and/or U.S. Citizen Eligible Family Members (USEFMs), Eligible Family Members (EFMs), or Members of Household (MOH) – All Agencies POSITION:                   Chauffeur (AMB) OPENING DATE:         February 15, 2018 CLOSING DATE:          February 23, 2018 WORK HOURS:           Full-time, 45 hours/week Download: Position Description SALARY:                      Ordinarily Resident ...
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General Services Officer Assistant, FP-6

VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT NUMBER: 08-18   OPEN TO:                    U.S. Citizen Eligible Family Members (USEFMs) – All agencies POSITION:                   General Services Officer Assistant, FP-6 OPENING DATE:         02/14/2018 CLOSING DATE:          02/28/2018 WORK HOURS:           Part time/Job share option available Download: Position description The U.S. Embassy in Kampala is seeking a U.S. Citizen Eligible Family Member (USEFM) for the position of General ...
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PR7109407 | Purchase of Fabric

Purchase of Fabric Procurement Reference Number: PR7109407 Requirement The US mission in Kampala invites responsible vendors to provide quotations for Fabric as specified below. Description # Item Quantity(PCS) 1 Eroica Metro Linen Grey as at https://www.fabric.com/buy/0292783/eroica-metro-linen-grey        650 Yards 2 Eroica Metro Linen Latte as at https://www.fabric.com/buy/0292779/eroica-metro-linen-latte 650 Yards   Delivery Point; U.S. Embassy, Kampala Plot ...
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PC Uganda HIV/AIDS Coordinator # 2018 – 001 | Closing date: February 28, 2018

VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT No. 2018 – 001 Announcement date:   Wednesday February 14. 2018 Closing date:  Wednesday February 28, 2018 About Peace Corps in Uganda Peace Corps is an international autonomous agency of the US Government with operations in over 65 countries. It operates in Uganda by the invitation of the Government of Uganda. Peace Corps Uganda ...
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Purchase of Pallets

Procurement Reference Number: PR7073025 Requirement The US mission in Kampala invites responsible vendors to provide quotations for Plastic Pallet as specified in the description below. Description 500 (quantity) Vestil PLP2-4840-GREEN Green Polyethylene Pallet with 4 Way Entry, OR EQUIVALENT, 6600 lbs Capacity, 39.5″ Length, 47.375″ Width, 6″ Height Delivery Point GSO Receiving IKUN LLC – ...
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2019 Fulbright Research Awards for African Scholars

The U.S. Mission is now accepting applications for the 2019 Fulbright African Research Scholar Program. This award funds African university lecturers and professors to conduct postdoctoral research or curriculum development and research at a U.S. academic or research institution.  Programs involving dissertation research or general professional travel are not eligible under this program.  Curriculum Development ...
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Provision of vehicle insurance

Procurement Reference Number: PR7062349 Requirement The Mission invites responsible vendors to provide quotations for Uganda third party vehicle insurance as is indicated below; Contract Period of performance: April 1, 2018 – March 31, 2019 Insurance Coverage The limits should be equal or greater than the amounts below; 50,000,000/= per person 100,000,000/= per accident 100,000,000/= property ...
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PR7062349 | Provision of vehicle insurance

Provision of vehicle insurance Procurement Reference Number: PR7062349 Requirement The Mission invites responsible vendors to provide quotations for Uganda third party vehicle insurance as is indicated below; Contract Period of performance: April 1, 2018 – March 31, 2019 Insurance Coverage The limits should be equal or greater than the amounts below; 50,000,000/= per person 100,000,000/= ...
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U.S. and UK Governments Announce Support for Off-Grid Energy Solutions

Power Africa, a U.S. Government-led initiative, announce the launch of the Power Africa Uganda Electricity Supply Accelerator, an $11 million activity that will support the Government of Uganda’s electrification goals. The Accelerator will facilitate the addition of 1,000 megawatts of generation capacity and 1,000,000 new electricity connections by 2020. The Accelerator builds on existing Power ...
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AIR PURIFIER

PR7083278: AIR PURIFIER The US mission in Kampala intends to purchase the services as described below. Provide quotations for the below mentioned. Description Qty Unit Marreal air purifier 220v/50 Model ap3001 350 each   Issue of Notice & Due by Dates Issued Date: Monday February 5, 2018 Closing Date: Friday February 23, 2018 at 9:00am ...
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EVENTS MANAGEMENT SERVICE

REQUIREMENT: PR7075580 EVENTS MANAGEMENT SERVICE The mission invites responsible vendors to provide quotations for EVENTS MANAGEMENT SERVICE. The meeting is scheduled between Feb 19-23, 2018 and it will attract participants that will travel from up country military bases.  Reporting date Feb 18th and departure Feb 23, 2018 NOTE: Dates are subject to change. DOD/PEPFAR requires ...
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Purchase of Rubbing Alcohol & Magic Eraser for Janitorial Works.

Procurement Reference Number: PR6991642 Requirement The US mission in Kampala invites responsible vendors to provide quotations for cleaning supplies as specified below. Description Item Quantity Rubbing alcohol  32 oz as at this web page  or equivalent 500 bottles 2 piece household cleaning pads as at this web page  or equivalent   400 pcs   Delivery Point; Vendors are required to ...
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STANDARD TENDER OF SERVICE – ORIGIN PACKING SERVICE

Tender Reference Number: 19UG5018G0001 Requirement: The US Mission in Kampala invites responsible vendors to submit offers for the following Standard Tender of Service (STOS) for origin packing services. Review the following documents and submit your offer before close of the bidding period. Acronyms used within this Tender of service Kampala Letter of Intent Packing-Crating Tender 2018 Rates Sheet – Packing Tender 2018 Request for Crating STATUS REPORT FORMAT Tender Compliance Checklist Questions and Answers Issued Date: January 31, 2018 Closing Date: March 01, 2018 at 16:00, local ...
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U.S. Government Supports Improved Sanitation and Hygiene in Uganda

U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) committed to supporting improved sanitation and hygiene in Uganda by launching a new $30.4 million activity called Uganda Sanitation for Health.  This five-year initiative will introduce a series of water, sanitation, and hygiene interventions at the community and household levels, leading to increased household access to sanitation and water ...
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Co-Community Liaison Officer; #FP-6 (Closing date: 02/12/2018)

VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT NUMBER: 07-18  OPEN TO:                    U.S. Citizen Eligible Family Members (USEFMs)-All Agencies  POSITION:                   Co-Community Liaison Officer; FP-6  OPENING DATE:         01/29/2018  CLOSING DATE:          02/12/2018 WORK HOURS:           Part time/Job share option available Download:                    Position Description                 The U.S. Embassy in ...
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Alumni, Youth and Muslim Outreach Coordinator; FP-6 #06-18 (Closing date: 02/07/2018)

VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT NUMBER: 06-18 OPEN TO:                    U.S. Citizen Eligible Family Members (USEFMs) – All agencies POSITION:                   Alumni, Youth and Muslim Outreach Coordinator; FP-6 OPENING DATE:         01/24/2018 CLOSING DATE:          02/07/2018 WORK HOURS:           Part time/Job share option available DOWNLOAD:              Position Description  The U.S. Embassy in Kampala is seeking a U.S. Citizen ...
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Assistant Facilities Manager, FP-6 #03-18 (Closing date 02/07/2018)

VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT NUMBER: 03-18 OPEN TO:                    U.S. Citizen Eligible Family Members (USEFMs) – All agencies POSITION:                   Assistant Facilities Manager, FP-6 OPENING DATE:         01/24/2018 CLOSING DATE:          02/07/2018 WORK HOURS:           Part time/Job share option available DOWNLOAD:                Position Description The U.S. Embassy in Kampala is seeking a U.S. Citizen Eligible Family Member ...
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PEPFAR Small Grants Coordinator, FP-6 #04-18 (Closing date: 02/07/2018)

VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT NUMBER: 04-18   OPEN TO:                    U.S. Citizen Eligible Family Members (USEFMs) – All agencies POSITION:                   PEPFAR Small Grants Coordinator, FP-6 OPENING DATE:         01/24/2018 CLOSING DATE:          02/07/2018 WORK HOURS:           Part time/Job share option available Download:                     Position Description The U.S. Embassy in Kampala is seeking a U.S. ...
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ICASS Customer Service and Make Ready Coordinator; FP-7 #05-18 (Closing date: 02/07/2018)

VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT NUMBER: 05-18   OPEN TO:                    U.S. Citizen Eligible Family Members (USEFMs) – All agencies  POSITION:                   ICASS Customer Service and Make Ready Coordinator; FP-7  OPENING DATE:         01/24/2018 CLOSING DATE:          02/07/2018 WORK HOURS:           Part time/Job share option available DOWNLOAD:                Position Description The U.S. Embassy in Kampala is seeking ...
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Consular Assistant, FP-7 #02-18 (Closing date: 02/07/2018)

VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT NUMBER: 02-18 OPEN TO: U.S. Citizen Eligible Family Members (USEFMs) – All agencies POSITION: Consular Assistant, FP-7 OPENING DATE: 01/24/2018 CLOSING DATE: 02/07/2018 WORK HOURS: Full-time, 40 hours/week DOWNLOAD: Position Description The U.S. Embassy in Kampala is seeking a U.S. Citizen Eligible Family Member (USEFM) for the position of Consular Assistant BASIC FUNCTION OF POSITION ...
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Public Affairs Assistant #04-18 (Closing date: January 30, 2018)

VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT NUMBER: 04-18 OPEN TO: Current Employees of the Mission – All Agencies and/or U.S. Citizen Eligible Family Members (USEFMs), Eligible Family Members (EFMs), or Members of Household (MOH) – All Agencies POSITION: Public Affairs Assistant OPENING DATE: January 24, 2018 CLOSING DATE: January 30, 2018 WORK HOURS: Full-time, 40 hours/week SALARY: Ordinarily Resident ...
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Notice of Funding Opportunity: Gender-Based Violence Radio & Video Project

Funding Opportunity Title:             Gender-Based Violence Radio & Video Project Funding Opportunity Number:       DOS-PAS-FY18-KAM03 Deadline for Applications:                February 20, 2018 CFDA Number:                                19.040 – Public Diplomacy Program Total Amount Available:                  Up to $50,000 This notice is subject to availability of funding. PROGRAM DESCRIPTION The Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Mission in Uganda ...
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U.S. Ambassador Swears In 25 New Peace Corps Education Volunteers.

U.S. Ambassador Swears In 25 New Peace Corps Education Volunteers  KAMPALA – Today, U.S. Ambassador to Uganda Deborah R. Malac presided over the swearing-in ceremony for the newest group of U.S. Peace Corps Volunteers in Uganda.  These 25 Volunteers will specialize in educational activities, specifically with the objective of promoting reading and literacy. Volunteers serve ...
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Funding Opportunity Announcement: BUREAU OF POPULATION, REFUGEES, AND MIGRATION (PRM)

Funding Opportunity Announcement: BUREAU OF POPULATION, REFUGEES, AND MIGRATION (PRM) PRM requests concept notes for NGO projects benefitting refugees in Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda, and the Democratic Republic of Congo. As PRM’s mandate is to provide protection, assistance, and sustainable solutions for refugees and victims of conflict, PRM will consider funding only those projects that include ...
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Registering a U.S. firm on the National Supplier Database

In December 2016, the Government of Uganda finalized the implementing regulations for the 2013 Petroleum (Exploration, Development and Production) Act: http://www.mia.go.ug/resource/laws-and-regulations Section 10 (2)(n) of the Petroleum (Exploration, Development and Production) Act, 2013 the Petroleum Authority of Uganda (PAU) must “ensure the establishment of a central database of persons involved in petroleum activities.” The Petroleum Authority ...
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Residential Three Phase Power Upgrades Cable

PROCUREMENT NOTICE Requirement: PR6952516 Residential Three phase power upgrades cable The mission invites responsible vendors to provide quotations for Three phase power upgrades cable; No Description Quantity Unit 1 25mm underground 4 core (Red, Yellow, Blue and Black) armored cable 700 meter 2 2.5mm Underground 4 core armored cable 1000 meter   Issue of Notice ...
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Procurement Clerk – #01-18 (Closing date: January 23, 2018)

VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT NUMBER: 01-18 OPEN TO: All Interested Candidates/All Sources POSITION: Procurement Clerk OPENING DATE: January 10, 2018 CLOSING DATE: January 30, 2018 WORK HOURS: Full-time, 40 hours/week SALARY: Ordinarily Resident (OR): FSN-6 Ugshs 41,892,912p.a. Inclusive of allowances Not Ordinarily Resident (NOR): FP-8* *Final grade/step for NORs will be determined by Washington. DOWNLOAD: Position Description ALL ORDINARILY ...
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Public Health Administrative Management Assistant – VA#35-17 (Closes January 16, 2018)

OPEN TO:                    All Interested Candidates/All Sources  POSITION:                   Public Health Administrative Management Assistant  OPENING DATE:         December 21, 2017  CLOSING DATE:          January 23, 2018  WORK HOURS:           Full-time, 40 hours/week DOWNLOAD:                 Position Description  SALARY:                      Ordinarily Resident (OR): FSN-9 Ugshs 75,718,515 p.a.  Inclusive of allowances Not Ordinarily Resident (NOR): FP-5* *Final grade/step for NORs will be determined by Washington. ALL ...
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2019 Fulbright Foreign Student Program: Call for applications

The U.S. Mission is now accepting applications for the 2019 Fulbright Foreign Student Program.   This program awards grants to Ugandan university faculty and others to pursue advanced degree, non-degree, or research programs in the United States.  Although core exchanges are with Universities, candidates who are affiliated with other educational, cultural, or professional institutions may apply. Eligibility Requirements ...
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PR: 19UG5018R0005 | Internet over optic fiber for CDC Uganda Embassy Offices of 16Mbps, Internet fiber between CDC Entebbe to Embassy offices 20Mbps

Provision of Internet connection over optic fiber cable for CDC Uganda Embassy Offices of 16Mbps and Internet connection over optic fiber cable between CDC Entebbe and Embassy offices of 20Mbps  Procurement Reference Number: 19UG5018R0005  Requirement The American Embassy in Kampala invites responsible vendors to provide Internet connection over optic fiber cable for CDC Uganda Embassy ...
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PR:19UG5018R0004 | 8Mbps Internet Connection over Optic Fiber cable for CDC Uganda Headquarter Offices in Entebbe 

8Mbps Internet Connection over Optic Fiber cable for CDC Uganda Headquarter Offices in Entebbe  Procurement Reference Number: 19UG5018R0004 Requirement The American Embassy in Kampala invites responsible vendors to provide 8Mbps internet link over Optic Fiber cable for CDC Uganda Headquarter Offices in Entebbe. Prospective vendors are encouraged to review the attached solicitation document and provide ...
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Purchase of Complete wheel (Tire, Run Flat Wheel and Rim).

Procurement Reference Number: PR6932261 Requirement The U.S. Embassy in Uganda invites responsible vendors to provide quotations for complete wheel, (Run Flat Wheel, Rim and Tire) as specified in the description below. Description # Item Quantity(PCS) 1 285-6 Goodyear Tire, Rim and Run Flat Wheel or Equivalent, W/ Rim Size17X9jj & Tire size 285/65R17,Steel Rim and ...
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Purchase of UPS – Closing Date: Monday, January 1, 2017 at 10:00am

Procurement Reference Number Requirement The U.S. Mission in Kampala invites responsible vendors to provide a quotation for supply of UPS as per the specifications below. Description Item # Description Quantity 1 APC Smart-UPS 750VA LCD 230V SMT750I EQUIPMENT MUST BE POWERED FOR 220-240 VOLTS 48   Issued Date: Thursday, December 21, 2017 Closing Date: Monday, ...
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U.S. Government Launches Project to Improve Health Services in Acholi Region

KAMPALA – As part of the U.S. government’s ongoing efforts to improve the health of all Ugandans, the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) is launching a new $28.3 million initiative to strengthen health services in the Acholi region.  This five-year project –  called the Regional Health Integration to Enhance Services in Northern Uganda, Acholi ...
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Notice of Funding Opportunity to Implement and Manage an Entrepreneurship Mentorship Project

Funding Opportunity Title:            Entrepreneurship Project Funding Opportunity Number:      DOS-PAS-FY18-KAM02 Deadline for Applications:              January 31, 2018 CFDA Number:                                19.040 – Public Diplomacy Program Total Amount Available:                  Up to $50,000 This notice is subject to availability of funding. PROGRAM DESCRIPTION The Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Mission in Uganda announces ...
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U.S. GOVERNMENT PROVIDES $18.7 MILLION OF ARVs TO UGANDA

KAMPALA – The United States today demonstrated its ongoing commitment to improving the health of Ugandans by providing $18.7 million worth of life-saving antiretroviral drugs (ARVs) to fill gaps in the country’s public sector facilities and provide broader support to Uganda’s supply chain systems. At a ceremony at the Ministry of Finance, Planning and Economic ...
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Public Notice: The American Center is issuing new Membership Cards

Effective immediately, the American Center in Kampala (formerly known as the Information Resource Center) is issuing new plastic ID badges for membership access.  All members with the laminated paper cards should visit the American Center before March 31, 2018 in order to obtain a new membership card.  The laminated membership cards will no longer grant access ...
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Women’s Rights Are Human Rights

“It should go without saying that as one half of humanity, women are entitled to the protection and fulfillment of their human rights. Unfortunately, in Uganda and across the world, that’s not the case. Human rights and gender equality should be respected every single day, but today, especially, is an opportunity for us all to ...
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PR6932261 | Purchase of Complete wheel, (Tire, Run Flat Wheel and Rim) | Closing: Monday Dec 20, 2017 at 10am EAT

Purchase of Complete wheel, (Tire, Run Flat Wheel and Rim). Procurement Reference Number: PR6932261 Requirement The US mission in Kampala invites responsible vendors to provide quotations for complete wheel, (Run Flat Wheel, Rim and Tire) as specified in the description below. Description # Item Quantity(PCS) 1 285-6 Goodyear Tire, Rim and Run Flat Wheel or ...
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U.S. Embassy EducationUSA Scholars Program. | Applications accepted until Friday, December 22nd.

The EducationUSA office in Kampala seeks to identify and recruit 30 Ugandan students to join the U.S. Embassy EducationUSA Scholars Program . Due to technical difficulties, the EducationUSA Scholars Program application has been extended until Friday, December 22nd.  We apologize for any inconvenience caused.  Any applications completed before the form link was disabled is still considered valid.  The EducationUSA office ...
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Purchase of Mop Buckets | SUG500-18-R- PR6933653 | New closing Date: Monday December 18, 2017 at 10:00am

Purchase of Mop Buckets Procurement Reference Number: SUG500-18-R- PR6933653 Requirement The US mission in Kampala invites responsible vendors to provide quotations for mop buckets as mentioned below. Where brand name is mentioned you can quote the EQUIVALENT Description Mop buckets – Quantity 50 As per web link – https://www.amazon.com/KITRCP617388BKRCP778000YW-Rubbermaid-Wavebrake-RCP778000YW-Rubbermaid-RCP617388BK/dp/B00MOMHNKW/ref=sr_1_16?ie=UTF8&qid=1512043774&sr=8-16&keywords=rubbermaid+mopping+trolley   Delivery Point 1 GSO Receiving IKUN ...
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U.S. Government Donates Motorcycles and Computers to Ministry of Health

Kampala, Uganda – On Wednesday, November 29, the United States government donated motorcycles and laptop computers to Uganda’s Ministry of Health as part of its ongoing effort to strengthen the health commodity supply chain system and improve the health status of Ugandans. U.S. Ambassador to Uganda Deborah Malac handed the equipment to the Minister of ...
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We’re closer than ever to ending HIV/AIDS this World AIDS Day

The global effort to end HIV/AIDS is paying off. For the first time, new data show significant declines in new HIV diagnoses among adolescent girls and young women. “We are at an unprecedented moment in the global HIV/AIDS response,” said Dr. Deborah Birx, the U.S. global AIDS coordinator for the United States President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS ...
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Purchase of Air Conditioners – New closing Date: Monday December 18, 2017 at 10:00am

Purchase of Air Conditioners Procurement Reference Number: SUG500-18-R- PR6929771 Requirement The US mission in Kampala invites responsible vendors to provide quotations for air conditioners as mentioned below. Description Air conditioners – Quantity 50 Split Air Conditioners 220-240 Volts, 50 HZ Energy Class A  Consumes less energy) CE, ROHs Cooling only 18,000 Btu Electronic display on ...
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Ambassador Malac’s Remarks for 16 Days of Activism Public Dialogue, Makerere University

Thank you for having me here today.  I’d like to thank Makerere University and the Center for Domestic Violence Prevention for hosting this important community dialogue.  I’d also like to thank you, the students, for taking the time to be here today to discuss the important issue of gender-based violence. Read Full speech . <div id="fb-root"></div> <script>(function(d, s, ...
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PR6867819 | Event Management services | UPDF HIV PROGRAM REVIEW | Closing : Monday November 20th, 2017 at 10:00am

UPDF HIV PROGRAM REVIEW APR 2017 – NOV 27, 2017 Procurement Reference Number: PR6867819 The US mission in Kampala intends to purchase the services as described below. Provide quotations/proposals for the below mentioned event. THE WORKSHOP IS INTENDED TO BRING THE LEADERSHIP OF THE MILITARY ON BOARD TO COMBAT HIV & AIDS IN THE INSTITUTION ...
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2018 AFCP Small Grants Call For Abstracts | Closing December 1, 2017

CALL FOR ABSTRACTS  UNITED STATES AMBASSADOR’S FUND  FOR CULTURAL PRESERVATION  In 2001, the Congress of the United States of America established the Ambassador’s Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP) as a tool through which the people of the United States could help less developed countries to preserve their cultural heritage.  Through the Ambassador’s Fund, American embassies around ...
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U.S. Mission Supports Development Innovations in Uganda

The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) awarded $1.25 million to Instiglio, in partnership with Village Enterprise, for a program designed to help lift participating Ugandan and Kenyan households out of extreme poverty.  Instiglio is implementing the program as a development impact bond, in which funders (including USAID, the UK Department for International Development, ...
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Message on Cases of Marburg Virus Disease in Eastern Uganda

U.S. Embassy Kampala is aware of 2 confirmed cases of Marburg Virus Disease (MVD) in Kween District, Eastern Uganda. Through the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), we are supporting the Ugandan Ministry of Health in their rapid response to contain the outbreak. Within 24 hours of case confirmation, response activities were initiated, ...
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United States Provided $221 Million to the Refugee Response in Uganda in Fiscal Year 2017

The United States contributed $221 million towards humanitarian assistance for refugee operations in Uganda during the U.S. government’s Fiscal Year 2017 (October 1, 2016 through September 30, 2017). This contribution supported protection and multi-sectoral assistance, including emergency food and nutrition assistance, medical care, water, livelihoods, and prevention and response to gender-based violence, to refugees in ...
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Ambassador Malac’s Remarks at GHSA Press Conference

Remarks for Ambassador Deborah R. Malac Pre-GHSA Ministerial Press Conference Tuesday, October 24, 2017, 12:15 PM Uganda Media Centre, Kampala Good afternoon everyone. I’d like to begin by thanking the Government of Uganda for its dedication to the Global Health Security Agenda (GHSA) and for hosting this upcoming ministerial meeting. Strengthening Uganda’s health sector security ...
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Notice of Funding Opportunity: Fashion Entrepreneurship Project

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE U.S. EMBASSY UGANDA Notice of Funding Opportunity Funding Opportunity Title:            Fashion Entrepreneurship Project Funding Opportunity Number:      DOS-PAS-FY18-KAM01 Deadline for Applications:             November 3, 2017 CFDA Number:                                19.040 – Public Diplomacy Program Total Amount Available:                 Up to $25,000 This notice is subject ...
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Ambassador Malac’s Statement

The issue of the presidential age limit is one for Ugandans to decide, and the Ugandan government is responsible for ensuring all Ugandans have the right to discuss this issue freely and without fear of intimidation. We are disturbed by reports of multiple arrests throughout the country, including reports of arrests and rough treatment of ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Political Protests and Demonstrations (September 29, 2017)

U.S. Embassy Kampala informs U.S. citizens that politically motivated protests and demonstrations are likely to occur throughout Uganda in the coming weeks. U.S. citizens are reminded that photographing police or military personnel and official government buildings is prohibited and that they should not attempt to photograph protests and demonstrations. Even demonstrations intended to be peaceful ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Serial Killings in the Wakiso District of Uganda (September 29, 2017)

U.S. Embassy Kampala informs U.S. citizens that since April 2017 there have been over 20 murders of women in the Entebbe and Nansana areas of the Wakiso District. Local authorities have made arrests related to the cases; however, investigations are ongoing. Travelers visiting these areas should exercise caution, obey local curfews and directions from local ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Crowds forming and Demonstrating in Kampala

U.S. Embassy Kampala, Uganda 21 September 2017 US Embassy Kampala informs US Citizens that there is widespread deployment of government security forces throughout the city, particularly near Parliament and Makerere University. We have received reports of tear gas being deployed as well as gunshots. The following map depicts areas where motorists may experience problems including ...
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Project Manager: Oversee completion of renovation and interior design of USAID/Uganda’s temporary duty (TDY) house.

SOLICITATION NUMBER: 617-17-00009 ISSUANCE DATE: September 21, 2017 CLOSING DATE/TIME: September 28, 2017, 4:45 P.M. Ugandan Time SUBJECT: Request for Offers: Project Manager Ladies and Gentlemen: The United States Government, represented by the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), requires the services of a Project Manager – to oversee project planning, technical oversight, contract administration ...
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Ambassador Malac’s Statement on Freedom of Expression

The United States is deeply concerned that recent arrests and raids stifle the Ugandan people’s right to free expression and tarnish Uganda’s global image. We are disturbed by reports of raids on NGOs. Infringements on protected rights under Uganda’s Constitution will impede the country’s development. We call on the Government of Uganda to guarantee all ...
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Purchase of Gym Equipment for State Department

Procurement Notice Procurement Request Number: PR6726820 The US Mission in Kampala invites responsible Vendors to submit quotations for the Gym equipment as mentioned below. Description No Description Quantity 1 CROSS-TRAINER as at INXDX – INTERGRITY DX CROSS-TRAINER – Cross-Trainer Base Arctic Silver/Console Wireless Mfr Part No: INXDX: LIFE FITNESS or Equal. 1 2 TREADMILL as ...
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Purchase of Gym Equipment for USAID TDY House

Procurement Notice Procurement Request Number: PR6728156 The US Mission in Kampala invites responsible Vendors to submit quotations for the items as mentioned below. Description No Description Quantity 1 CROSS TRAINER As at INTERGRITY DX CROSS TRAINER – Cross trainer Base Arctic Silver/Console Wireless. Mfr Part No : INXDX ; LIFE FITNESS OR Equal 2 2 ...
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Purchase of Gym Equipment for USAID TDY House

Procurement Notice Procurement Request Number: PR6728156 The US Mission in Kampala invites responsible Vendors to submit quotations for the items as mentioned below. Description No Description Quantity 1 CROSS TRAINER As at INTERGRITY DX CROSS TRAINER – Cross trainer Base Arctic Silver/Console Wireless. Mfr Part No : INXDX ; LIFE FITNESS OR Equal 2 2 ...
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Projector and accessories

PROCUREMENT NOTICE Requirement: PR6159667 Projector and accessories The mission invites responsible vendors to provide quotations for Projector and accessories; No. Description Quantity Unit 1 Projector-8000 lumens-WUXGA (1920 x 1200) – 16:10 – HD 1080p – medium-throw zoom lens 1 Each 2 Projector Mount Kit Accessory Suspended Ceiling 2’x2′ Adapter, White 1 Each 3 Universal Projector ...
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Purchase of LED Flood Lights and Power Cable

Procurement Reference Number: PR6639509 Requirement The US mission in Kampala invites responsible vendors to provide quotations for LED Flood Lights and Power Cable as specified in the description below. Description # Item Quantity 1 High Power 30W LED Flood Lights Epistar Chip + meanwell Drivel; IP65 Frequency (Hz): 47 to 63Hz Color Index (CRI): = ...
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Apply for a fully funded four-month Community Solutions Program fellowship.

Are you working to support positive change in your home country? Helping preserve your community’s biodiversity for the next generation? Working to create job opportunities for at-risk youth? If so – come join the next generation of global leaders and apply for the Community Solutions Program! Applications due October 31, 2017. For more information see ...
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ONLINE UPS | PR6711651 | Closing Date: September 18, 2017 at 10:00am, local time

ONLINE UPS Procurement Reference Number: PR6711651 Requirement: The US Mission in Kampala invites responsible vendors to supply Online UPS with the specifications listed below. EQUIVALENT TO SMARTONLINE TRIPP LITE MODEL NUMBER: SUINT2200LCD2U Quantity – 14No. Additional Specification: SmartOnline 208/230V 2Kva 98kW Double-Conversion UPS 2U Extended Run Network Card Options LCD USB, DB9 ENERGY STAR Compliant Issued ...
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2018 Study of the U.S. Institute on U.S National Security Policy Making for scholars and professionals.

U.S. Mission Uganda is accepting applications for the Winter 2018 Study of the U.S. Institute (SUSI) on U.S National Security Policy Making for scholars and professionals. The Institute will take place from January 4-February 16, 2018 at the University of Delaware in Newark. SUSI is a competitive, intensive post-graduate level academic program with integrated study ...
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Environmental Management for the Oil Sector Activity Closeout

Remarks by U.S. Ambassador Deborah R. Malac Environmental Management for the Oil Sector Activity Closeout Good morning! I am delighted to be here today to recognize the achievements of the partners of USAID’s Environmental Management for the Oil Sector Activity. These partners have dedicated themselves to ensuring that Uganda is prepared to manage and mitigate ...
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Preventive maintenance services for Air Handling Units

To: Prospective Quoters Subject: Request for Quotations number SUG50017R0025 Enclosed is a Request for Quotations (RFQ) for preventive maintenance services for Air Handling Units. If you would like to submit a quotation, follow the instructions in Section 3 of the solicitation, complete the required portions of the attached document, and submit it to the address ...
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22,500 People in Northern Ugandan Refugee and Host Communities Receive Access to Clean Water 

22,500 people — including 18,000 refugees and 4,500 host community members near Maaji III refugee settlement in Adjumani district — can now access clean drinking water and have proper sanitation facilities, thanks to a new inclusive project implemented by World Vision. With funding from the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Population, Refugees and Migration ...
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United States and Uganda Celebrate Environmental Achievements in Oil Sector

On August 29, 2017, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Uganda Ministry of Energy and Mineral Development co-hosted an event to celebrate environmental achievements of USAID’s Environmental Management for the Oil Sector Activity. In 2013, USAID launched the Environmental Management for the Oil Sector Activity to address the impacts of oil ...
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Purchase of Protective Wear – PR6670119 –

Purchase of Protective Wear Procurement Reference Number: PR6670119 Requirement The US mission in Kampala invites responsible vendors to provide quotations for protective wear as mentioned below. Description Tactical Ventilated Ripstop Short Sleeve Shirt – Size – 2XL – Color – Desert sand – Quantity 6 – As at web link – http://www.dickies.com/shirts/tactical-ventilated-ripstop-short-sleeve-shirt/LS953.html?dwvar_LS953_color=DS#prefn1=fabric&prefv1=ripstop&start=1 Tactical Ventilated Ripstop Short ...
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Purchase of Safety Wear – PR6650600 – Closing Date: Thursday September 7, 2017 at 10:00am

Procurement Reference Number: PR6650600 Requirement The US mission in Kampala invites responsible vendors to provide quotations for safety wear as mentioned below. Description Aramark Heavy duty twill coveralls – Size – Medium – Color – Navy – Quantity 1 – As at web link Aramark Heavy duty twill coveralls – Size – Large – Color – Navy – Quantity ...
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Water Filtration system for Residential houses – PR6644798

PROCUREMENT NOTICE: PR6644798 Requirement: Water Filtration system for Residential houses The mission invites responsible vendors to provide quotations for Water Filtration system for Residential houses; No. Description Quantity Unit 1 4000 Nanotechnology Under Counter Filtration System 25 each 2 4001 First Stage Nano Filter 75 each 3 4002 Second Stage FI Filter 75 each 4 ...
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Request for Quotations (RFQ) for Preventative Maintenance (PM) services for the Building Automation System(s)

U.S. Embassy Kampala Tuesday 24, 2017 To all Prospective Quoters Request for Quotations number PR6544027 Enclosed is a solicitation document and the Request for Quotations (RFQ) for Preventative Maintenance (PM) services for the Building Automation System(s). If you would like to submit a quotation, follow the instructions in Section 3 of the solicitation, complete the required portions of the attached document, ...
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USAID Supports Ministry of Tourism, Wildlife and Antiquities to Create Conservation Champions in Secondary Schools across the Country

On August 23, the USAID/Uganda’s Biodiversity Program, in partnership with the African Wildlife Foundation, the Wildlife Clubs of Uganda and the Ministry of Tourism, Wildlife and Antiquities, celebrated the winners of this year’s Conservation Fine Art Challenge in Entebbe. Forty-two winning secondary school students were chosen by the Uganda National Examination Board from over 2,000 ...
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Amended | OPERATION OF CENTRAL ALARM MONITORING SYSTEM REPEATER STATION AND GPRS SYSTEM

Procurement Reference Number: PR6602451 Requirement: The American Embassy in Kampala, Uganda requires services for Operation of the Embassy Central Alarm Monitoring System. These services shall result in all systems being serviced under this agreement being in good operational condition when activated. Prospective vendors are encouraged to review the attached solicitation document and provide a clear ...
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Preventive Maintenance Services of Computer Hardware & Peripherals – Closing September 08, 2017 at 10am EAT

U.S. Embassy Kampala August 23, 2017 To:  Prospective Quoters   Subject: Request for Quotations number SUG50017R0038 Enclosed is a cover page and the complete solicitation document  for Preventive Maintenance Services of Computer Hardware & Peripherals. If you would like to submit a quotation, follow the instructions in Section 3 of the solicitation, complete the required portions of the attached document, and ...
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USAID is Sustaining Market-Led Agriculture through Public-Private Partnerships

The United States Agency for International Development (USAID), in partnership with the Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Industry, and Fisheries (MAAIF), launched on August 14 the first of four training workshops focused on value chain analysis as a valuable tool for increasing agricultural productivity. The trainings, which are delivered through USAID’s Feed the Future Commodity Marketing ...
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Highlights from Power Africa Uganda Partnership Day

Kampala, Uganda – Today, senior officials from the Governments of Uganda and the United States and other Power Africa partners celebrated Power Africa Uganda Partnership Day, an event that highlighted important developments in Uganda’s electrification efforts. Power Africa Coordinator Andrew M. Herscowitz handed over master plans to the Government of Uganda for three rural electricity service territories, ...
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Remarks by U.S. Ambassador Deborah R. Malac on the Seventh Annual National Youth Festival

Remarks by U.S. Ambassador Deborah R. Malac  Seventh Annual National Youth Festival Saturday, August 19, 2017 Good afternoon everyone!  I am absolutely delighted to be with you at the Seventh Annual National Youth Festival.  Your participation today demonstrates the positive role young people play in Uganda as leaders, innovators, educators, and citizens who care deeply ...
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Ambassador Malac inspires Ugandan youth to believe in their potential, creativity, and energy.

On Saturday, August 19, Ambassador Malac attended the Seventh Annual National Youth Festival at Makerere University. Uganda’s population is one of the youngest in the world.  Approximately 80 percent of the population is under the age of 35, and of those, 50 percent is under the age of 15. In her remarks , Ambassador Malac said, ...
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Full speech: Ambassador Deborah R. Malac at the Uganda Population-based HIV Impact Assessment Survey press conference

Honorable Minister of Health, Dr. Jane Aceng, the Director General Health Services MoH, Prof. Anthony Mbonye; Dr. Sam Biraro, ICAP Country Representative, our friends from the media. Good morning! I am delighted to be here today, as we share with you, some of the key findings from the Uganda Population-based HIV Impact Assessment Survey or ...
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Purchase of Assorted IT Items | PR6582972 | Closing Date: Wednesday August 30, 2017 at 10am EAT

  Purchase of Assorted IT Items Procurement Reference Number: PR6582972 Requirement The US mission in Kampala invites responsible vendors to provide quotations for Assorted IT Items as specified in the description below. Description No Item Quantity 1 HDMI To VGA – HDMI to VGA Adapter as at link here 20 2 WD Blue SATA 6Gb/s 2.5 Inch ...
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Cleaning services at plot 7A/9A Sserunkuma Mbuya Apartments | PR: SUG50017R0031

Cleaning services at plot 7A/9A Sserunkuma Mbuya Apartments Procurement Reference Number: SUG50017R0031 Requirement The American Embassy in Kampala invites responsible vendors to provide proposals for cleaning services at plot 7A/9A Sserunkuma Mbuya Apartments. The Contractor shall perform janitorial services in all designated spaces including, but not limited to halls, restrooms, work areas, entrance ways, lobbies, ...
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Members of the U.S. Congress visit CDC-funded Baylor-Uganda Center of Excellence.

On August 15 Ambassador Deborah R. Malac accompanied visiting members of the U.S. Congress for a site visit to a CDC-funded implementing partner, Baylor –Uganda, to see first-hand the impact of U.S. Government (USG) funding to Uganda’s health and HIV programming, particularly pediatric interventions. During the two-hour visit to Baylor-Uganda’s Center of Excellence in Mulago, ...
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Planting of selected flower pots and plants – SUG50017R0036

U.S. Embassy Kampala Date: August 21, 2017 To:          Prospective Quoters Subject: Request for Quotations number SUG50017R0036 Enclosed is a Request for Quotations (RFQ) for Planting of selected flower pots and Plants at Plot 2 Ridgeway Kololo. If you would like to submit a quotation, follow the instructions in Section 3 of the solicitation, complete the required portions of the attached document, and submit it to the address ...
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Purchase of Motorised Pallet Jack SB – PR6581723

Procurement Reference Number: PR6581723 Requirement The US mission in Kampala invites responsible vendors to provide quotations for a Motorised pallet jack SB as specified in the description below. For items where a brand is specified you can quote the EQUIVALENT Description No Item Quantity 1 Motorised Pallet Jack SB Capacity                               –              1200kg Lift Height Max.                ...
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Empowering Girls Through Sports

From August 2 -12, U.S. Embassy Kampala hosted two sports envoys, Jeneba Tarmoh and Kenyanna Wilson, as part of the Department of State’s SportsUnited Program. Jeneba and Kenyanna participated in three girls-focused athletics camps in Arua, Kampala, and Kapchorwa. During the camps, the sports envoys talked to over 230 rural girls and local athletes about ...
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52 New Peace Corps Health and Agribusiness Volunteers Begin Service in Uganda

 52 New Peace Corps Health and Agribusiness Volunteers Begin Service in Uganda KAMPALA – On August 10, 2017, U.S. Deputy Chief of Mission to Uganda, Colette Marcellin, presided over the swearing-in ceremony of 52 United States Peace Corps Volunteers (PCVs) in Kampala. This newest group of 52 Volunteers will bring the total number of Peace ...
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Peace Corps Swearing-In Ceremony for Health and Agribusiness Trainees Thursday, August 10, 2017

Remarks by U.S. Deputy Chief of Mission to Uganda, Colette Marcellin Peace Corps Swearing-In Ceremony for Heath and Agribusiness Trainees Thursday, August 10, 2017 PROTOCOL LIST It is my pleasure to welcome everyone to this very happy occasion: the swearing-in of Peace Corps Volunteers. We’re honored to have our Chief Guest, Dr. Jane Aceng, the ...
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PR6586988 : Supply of Slide-Driver Hydraulic Slide Gate Operators (Quantity 2)

Procurement Reference Number: PR6586988 Requirement: The US Mission in Kampala invites responsible vendors to supply Gate motors: Slide-Driver Hydraulic Slide Gate Operators with the specifications listed below. https://www.proteccontrols.com/products/hysecurity-slidedriver-30f-222-ex-1-7-st OR EQUIVALENT Quantity: 02 SPECIFICATIONS: Continuous Duty Cycle 7 ft/s (50 cm/s) Rate of Travel Gate Length Max – Limited only by weight Gate Weight Max – Up ...
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Purchase of Electrical Boxes, Conduits and Fittings – PR6586610

Purchase of Electrical Boxes, Conduits and Fittings        Procurement Reference Number: PR6586610 Requirement The US mission in Kampala invites responsible vendors to provide quotations for Electrical Boxes, Conduits and Fittings as specified in the description below. Description Item Description Unit Quantity Electrical Boxes, Conduits and Fittings 1 w/Conduit 1/2in Knockouts (506) pcs 10 2 Raco 3in ...
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Purchase of Safety Shoes – PR6596293

Procurement Reference Number: PR6596293 Requirement The US mission in Kampala invites responsible vendors to provide quotations for safety shoes as mentioned below. Description Men’s CAT Brown 6″ Nitrogen EH composite toe work boot – Size 7 Wide – Quantity 6 – As at web link – http://safetyshoes.com/store-products/men’s-cat-brown-6-nitrogen-eh-composite-toe-work-boot.aspx Men’s CAT Brown 6″ Nitrogen EH composite toe work ...
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Purchase of Utility Vehicles | PR6591363

Purchase of Utility Vehicles Procurement Reference Number: PR6591363 Requirement The US mission in Kampala invites responsible vendors to provide quotations for utility vehicles as mentioned below. Where a brand is indicated you can quote an EQUIVALENT Description Gator HPX 4X4 Utility Vehicle – OR EQUIVALENT- Quantity 2 (Diesel) 854 cc HP 18.2 Power 13.57 Delivery ...
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Event Management services – COMMANDERS SENSITIZATION IN 4DIV HEADQUARTER – GULU – PR6582176

COMMANDERS SENSITIZATION IN 4DIV HEADQUARTER – GULU. Procurement Reference Number: PR6582176 The US mission in Kampala intends to purchase the services as described below. Provide quotations/proposals for the below mentioned. The workshop is intended to bring the leadership of the military on board to combat HIV & AIDS in the institution and the military community. ...
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Purchase of Drivers’ Uniforms – PR6574097

Procurement Notice Purchase of Drivers’ Uniforms Procurement Request Number: PR6574097 The US Mission in Kampala invites responsible Vendors to submit quotations for the items as mentioned below. Description No Description Quantity 1 Long sleeved shirt 220 Material: 100% cotton 2 Navy Blue Trouser 165 Material: Wool with viscus 3 Neck tie 110 Material: Silk 4 ...
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Purchase of Electrical Safety outlets.

Purchase of Electrical Safety outlets Procurement Reference Number: PR6555260 Requirement The US mission in Kampala invites responsible vendors to provide quotations for Electrical safety outlets as specified in the description below. Description No Item Quantity 1 72300-DS-10MA UK, BRITISH, UNITED KINGDOM 13A-240V, 50Hz GFCI (RCD) DUPLEX POWER OUTLET (UK1-13R), 10Ma TRIP, BS1363 TYPE G SOCKETS, ...
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Purchase of Furniture

Purchase of Furniture Procurement Reference Number: PR6527503 Requirement The US mission in Kampala invites responsible vendors to provide quotations for furniture as specified in the description below. Description No Item Quantity 1 Queen Canopy Bedframe Approximately W 64” D87” H82” Queen Canopy Bedframe with a cherry finish Ref: https://www.houzz.com/photos/56652242/Grand-River-Canopy-Bed-Queen-transitional-canopy-beds 12 2 Twin canopy bedframe Approximately W42” ...
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Supply of Vehicles – SUV Model 2017 – PR6539531

ICASS PICKUP TRUCK Procurement Reference Number: PR6539531 Requirement: The US Mission in Kampala invites responsible vendors to supply vehicles with the specifications listed below. Due to the threshold of this requirement, the successful vendor MUST have a DUNS www.dnb.com and active in and SAMS www.sam.gov. EQUIVALENT TO A TOYOTA HILUX PICKUP TRUCK, MODEL KUN 125R ...
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Supply of Vehicles SUV Model 2017 – PR6536686

ICASS SUV Procurement Reference Number: PR6536686 Requirement: The US Mission in Kampala invites responsible vendors to supply vehicles with the specifications listed below. Due to the threshold of this requirement, the successful vendor MUST have a DUNS www.dnb.com and active in and SAMS www.sam.gov. EQUIVALENT TO A TOYOTA LANDCRUISER, MODEL VDJ 200 GXR SUV Model ...
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Supply Vehicles – SUV Model 2017 – PR6547130

ICASS SUV Procurement Reference Number: PR6547130 Requirement: The US Mission in Kampala invites responsible vendors to supply vehicles with the specifications listed below. Due to the threshold of this requirement, the successful vendor MUST have a DUNS www.dnb.com and active in and SAMS www.sam.gov. EQUIVALENT TO A TOYOTA PRADO TXL, MODEL KDJ150-GKFEY SUV Model 2017 ...
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Supply of Vehicles – SUV Model 2017 – PR6539449

ICASS SUV Procurement Reference Number: PR6539449 Requirement: The US Mission in Kampala invites responsible vendors to supply vehicles with the specifications listed below. Due to the threshold of this requirement, the successful vendor MUST have a DUNS www.dnb.com and active in and SAMS www.sam.gov. EQUIVALENT TO A TOYOTA PRADO TXL, MODEL KDJ150-GKFEY SUV Model 2017 ...
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Supply of Automatic Transfer Switch.

PROCUREMENT NOTICE PR6543413: Supply of Automatic Transfer Switch. The mission invites responsible vendors to provide quotations for Supply of Automatic Transfer Switch; No. Description Qty Unit 1 Supply of Automatic Transfer Switch; 4000 Series Automatic Open Transition Transfer Switch, 150 Ampere, 400 Volts, 50 Hz, 3 Phase, 4 Pole, open transition transfer with switched neutral, ...
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Country Reports On Terrorism 2016 #CRT2016

Overview: The Government of Uganda continued its significant counter terrorism efforts in East Africa and the Horn of Africa in 2016 and demonstrated strong political will to apprehend suspected terrorists and disrupt terrorist activity in its territory. Uganda participated in regional efforts to neutralize al-Shabaab as the largest troop contributing country to the African Union ...
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RE-ROOFING/REFURBISHMENT OF STAFF QUARTERS & STORM WATER DRAINAGE REPAIRS AT CMR.

REROOFING/REFURBISHMENT OF STAFF QUARTERS & STORM WATER DRAINAGE REPAIRS AT CMR. Procurement Reference Number: SUG50017R0011 Requirement: The U.S. Embassy in Kampala has a requirement to obtain construction services for the re-roofing and renovation of staff quarters at CMR. The proposed repair work shall comprise of removal of existing dilapidated roofing sheets and appropriately replace with ...
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Request for Quotations (RFQ) for Supply and Delivery of Newspapers and Magazines.

U.S. Embassy Kampala July 18, 2017 To: Prospective Quoters Subject: Request for Quotations number SUG50017R0032 Enclosed here is a Request for Quotations (RFQ) for supply and delivery of Newspapers and Magazines. If you would like to submit a quotation, follow the instructions in Section 3 of the solicitation, complete the required portions of the attached document, ...
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United States Pledges Additional $62.7 million in Humanitarian Assistance for Refugee Operations in Uganda

On July 8, the United States once again demonstrated its ongoing commitment to providing life-saving assistance to those affected by conflict with a pledge of nearly $639 million in additional humanitarian assistance. Upon the conclusion of the G20 summit in Germany, and following the June 23 Uganda Solidarity Summit on Refugees, the U.S. government announced ...
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Purchase of IT Tools and Accessories

Purchase of IT tools/Accessories Procurement Reference Number: PR6477755 Requirement The US mission in Kampala invites responsible vendors to provide quotations for IT tools/Accessories as specified in the description below. 20 – Tripp Lite Cat6 Gigabit Bulk Solid Plenum-Rated Cable Gray, 1000-ft.(N224-01K-GY) as at click here . 100 – Ethernet connectors: ,Leviton 5G108-RG5 GigaMax 5E QuickPort Connector, Cat 5E, ...
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The U.S. Embassy Celebrates America’s 241st birthday

Remarks by U.S. Ambassador to Uganda Deborah R. Malac United States Independence Day Celebration U.S. Embassy, Kampala Right Honorable Dr. Ruhakana Rugunda, Prime Minister of the Republic of Uganda; Honorable Minister of State for International Affairs Okello Oryem; Honorable Members of Parliament; Representatives and officials of the Government of Uganda; Distinguished guests, colleagues, and friends… ...
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PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE FOR SWITCH GEARS

Procurement Reference Number: SUG50017R0029 Requirement: The American Embassy in Kampala, Uganda requires preventive maintenance services on the facility’s main service electrical distribution switchgear. These services shall result in all systems being serviced under this agreement being in good operational condition when activated. Prospective vendors are encouraged to review the attached solicitation document and provide a ...
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Statement by the U.S. government delegation to the 2017 Uganda Solidarity Summit on Refugees

The following is the text of the statement of the U.S. delegation to the Uganda Solidarity Summit on Refugees, delivered by U.S. Ambassador to Uganda Deborah R. Malac on June 23, 2017. The refugee situation in Uganda has reached crisis proportions. To prevent a broader humanitarian disaster, the response of Ugandan authorities and the international ...
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Purchase of Pallets

Procurement Reference Number: PR6421091 Requirement The US mission in Kampala invites responsible vendors to provide quotations for polyethylene pallets as mentioned below. Description Vestil PLP2-4840-GREEN Green Polyethylene Pallet with 4 Way Entry OR EQUIVALENT Quantity – 200 Specifications 6600 lbs Capacity 5″ Length 375″ Width 6″ Height Material Polyethylene Delivery Point GSO Receiving IKUN LLC ...
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ROOFING OF GENERATOR HOUSE AT PLOT 2 RIDGE WAY KOLOLO

RE-ROOFING OF GENERATOR HOUSE AT PLOT 2 RIDGE WAY KOLOLO Procurement Reference Number: SUG50017R0027 Requirement: 1.1       The American Embassy in Kampala has a requirement to obtain Construction Services for reroofing of Generator House at Plot 2 Ridgeway Drive in Kololo. The proposed work shall comprise casting 100mm thick reinforced concrete suspended slanting roof slab. Prospective ...
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WATER PUMPS

Procurement Reference Number: PR6431159 Requirement: The US Mission in Kampala invites responsible vendors to supply water pumps with the specifications listed below. Due to the threshold of this requirement, the successful vendor MUST have a DUNS www.dnb.com   and active in and SAMS www.sam.gov . EQUIVALENT TO GRUNDFOS CMS-6A 1.30KW PUMP Quantity – 20No. Additional Specification: 240V ...
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EducationUSA Scholarship Opportunities

Don’t be fooled by email or internet scams that pretend to offer genuine scholarships to U.S. universities! If someone asks you for a payment of any kind, it’s likely fake. At U.S. schools, scholarship applications are free. With so many scams going around, it is sometimes hard to find genuine scholarships. One of the ways ...
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U.S. Mission Uganda Partners with AmCham Uganda to Host Agricultural Trade Mission

As part of the U.S. government’s ongoing commitment to building trade and investment opportunities within Uganda, the U.S. Embassy held a three-day Agricultural Trade Mission in Kampala. Hosted along with the American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Uganda and the Private Sector Foundation of Uganda, this event brought together 21 American agribusinesses and 24 Ugandan ...
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PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE SERVICES FOR GENERATOR

Procurement Reference Number: SUG50017R0023 Requirement: The American Embassy in Kampala, Uganda requires preventive maintenance services for seven (7) generators from various manufacturers (e.g., Cummins, Cummins/Onan, Perkins, Volvo, and FG Wilson/Caterpillar).  These services shall result in all systems being serviced being in good operational condition when activated. Prospective vendors are encouraged to review the attached solicitation ...
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SUPPLY AND INSTALL MOTORS ON SLIDING GATES AT 2 RIDGEWAY KOLOLO

Procurement Reference Number: SUG50017R0022 Requirement: The U.S Embassy in Kampala has a requirement to obtain construction services for the Installation of heavy duty motors on the two sliding gates at CMR Prospective vendors are encouraged to review the attached solicitation document and provide a clear proposal on or before the deadline stated below. In case ...
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U.S. Government Approves Increased Assistance to Fight HIV/AIDS in Uganda

KAMPALA – As a demonstration of its ongoing commitment to improving the health of all Ugandans, the United States Government has increased its assistance related to HIV treatment and prevention through the U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR). On April 26 in Johannesburg, South Africa, U.S. Global AIDS Coordinator Ambassador Deborah L. Birx ...
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HIV MULTIDISCIPLINARY TRAINING FOR UPDF CLINICAL OFFICERS AND NURSES.

Procurement Reference Number: PR6337880 The US mission in Kampala intends to purchase the services as described below. Provide quotations/proposals for the below mentioned. THE WORKSHOP IS INTENDED TO GIVE A COMPREHENSIVE HIV MULTIDISCIPLINARY TRAINING FOR UPDF CLINICAL OFFICERS AND NURSES. DOD/PEPFAR invites responsible vendors to provide quotations for events management support services for a five ...
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U.S. Expands Infectious Disease Research and Training Partnership with Uganda

  In support of Uganda’s continued efforts to fight infectious diseases, the governments of the United States and Uganda today signed an agreement to further their collaboration on infectious disease research and training. U.S. Ambassador to Uganda Deborah R. Malac and Permanent Secretary for the Ministry of Health, Dr. Diana Atwine, signed the agreement, which ...
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Grants Opportunity: The USAID BAA for Sustainable Development in Sub-Saharan Africa.

This Broad Agency Announcement (BAA) seeks opportunities to co-create, co-design, co-invest, and collaborate in the research, development, piloting, testing, and scaling of innovative, practical and cost-effective interventions that address development challenges in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA). The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) invites interested parties to participate with USAID to identify innovative thinking, best practices ...
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Malaria remains Uganda’s leading cause of death. Yet, there are ways to prevent it.

Malaria remains Uganda’s leading cause of death, especially in children under five. Yet, there are ways to prevent it. The following prevention tools are powerful and cost-effective. The U.S. government is proud to support efforts to end malaria in Uganda. Through a five-year project, the U.S. President’s Malaria Initiative (PMI) is helping more than 13 million Ugandans ...
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Telephone Services

Procurement Reference Number: SUG500-17-R-0012 The requirement is for the providing telephone phone services at the US Embassy Kampala.  The anticipated performance is for a base period of twelve months and four one-year periods at the option of the Government.  For complete details regarding this requirement go to www.FBO.Gov , enter the solicitation number “SUG50017R0012” in the ...
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U.S. Embassy in Kampala celebrates Jazz Appreciation Month

On April 20, the U.S. Embassy in Kampala celebrated Jazz Appreciation Month  with a performance by Uganda’s Baxmba Waves band. Initiated by the Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of American History, Jazz Appreciation Month is an annual opportunity to celebrate the history and heritage of jazz during the month of April. In her remarks, U.S. Ambassador to Uganda Deborah ...
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Call for proposals – Julia Taft Refugee Fund 2017/2018

The U.S. Mission in Kampala is pleased to announce a call for proposals for the Julia Taft Refugee Fund. The Fund’s primary intention is to support projects to assist refugees and focus on one-time needs. Such projects should not be ones already being addressed by UNHCR or NGOs receiving U.S. Government funding. The maximum project ...
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Proposals to install six access points (Wi-Fi Hardware).

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS NUMBER PR6159624 This notice has been amended. Please read the changes here The U.S. Embassy in Uganda invites responsible Service Providers to submit proposals to install six access points (Wi-Fi Hardware) at the CMR for Wi-Fi Internet, as described in the scope of work document. If you are interested in submitting a proposal, you should thoroughly examine the solicitation document attached. Your ...
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Telephone Services Closing Date: June 1, 2017 at 10:00am, local time

Procurement Reference Number: SUG500-17-R-0012 The requirement is for the providing telephone phone services at the US Embassy Kampala.  The anticipated performance is for a base period of twelve months and four one-year periods at the option of the Government.  For complete details regarding this requirement go to www.FBO.Gov , enter the solicitation number “SUG50017R0012” in the ...
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USAID supports renovation of a Conservation Education Center in Lake Mburo National Park

(function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0]; if (d.getElementById(id)) return; js = d.createElement(s); js.id = id; js.src = "//connect.facebook.net/en_US/sdk.js#xfbml=1&version=v2.3"; fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js, fjs);}(document, 'script', 'facebook-jssdk')); The U.S. Embassy is supporting efforts to preserve and protect Uganda's rich natural resources and provide economic… Posted by U.S. Embassy Kampala on  Monday, April 10, 2017
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Without its Health, Uganda Cannot Achieve Wealth

April 7, 2017: Today on World Health Day, Uganda should take stock of the progress it has made in creating a healthier population. According to the recently released Uganda Demographic Health Survey (UDHS), there are some clear and positive trends: more women delivering babies in health facilities; substantial reductions in infant and under-five mortality rates; ...
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Chargé D’Affaires Colette Marcellin visit Kasenge Primary School

In recognition of Women’s History Month and in advance of World Health Day, Chargé D’Affaires Colette Marcellin visited the Kasenge Primary School in Mukono district and participated in discussions with students on the importance of making smart and healthy life decisions. Students presented songs and skits on how they are making smart choices to remain ...
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Network Printers

Network Printers – PR6232398 The mission invites responsible vendors to provide quotations for supply of Network Printers; No. Description Qty Unit 1 HP LaserJet Enterprise 700 Color MFP M775f (CC523A) – AC 230 V (50/60Hz) 4 each 2 HP SmartCard NIPRNet Solution – HP US Government Smartcard Reader (CC543B#201) – 100 – 240V 4 each Issue ...
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Healthy women make their communities stronger

Women may live longer than men, but on average they have  poorer health . When mothers and daughters receive inferior nutrition and health care, girls’ long-term health and the well-being of future generations are harmed. Some examples: Malnourished women deliver less-healthy babies. Adolescent childbearing, common where child marriage is allowed, poses health risks and limits life prospects ...
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Got questions on study in the U.S.A?

Please review our latest Facebook Q&A session. It’s likely someone asked the same questions. (function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0]; if (d.getElementById(id)) return; js = d.createElement(s); js.id = id; js.src = "//connect.facebook.net/en_US/sdk.js#xfbml=1&version=v2.3"; fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js, fjs);}(document, 'script', 'facebook-jssdk')); Welcome, everyone! Our apologies for being a bit late today. We're now going to begin our ...
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Watch how USAID RWANU project aims to reduce food insecurity in South Karamoja

(function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0]; if (d.getElementById(id)) return; js = d.createElement(s); js.id = id; js.src = "//connect.facebook.net/en_US/sdk.js#xfbml=1&version=v2.3"; fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js, fjs);}(document, 'script', 'facebook-jssdk')); At the U.S. Embassy, we don't just just help #EmpowerWomen during #WomensHistoryMonth, we're doing it every month and every day throughout Uganda. Watch this video to learn more about one ...
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Social Media/CVE Program Assistant

VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT NUMBER: 09-17 OPEN TO:                    All Interested Candidates/All Sources POSITION TITLE:         Social Media/CVE Program Assistant OPENING DATE:         March 17, 2017 CLOSING DATE:          March 30, 2017 HOURS OF WORK:     Full-time, 40 hours/week POSITION GRADE:      Ordinarily Resident (OR): FSN-8 Ugshs 63,281,227p.a. Inclusive of allowances Not Ordinarily Resident (NOR): FP-6* ...
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Purchase of Reagents

Purchase of Reagents Procurement Reference Number: PR6114404 Requirement The US mission in Kampala invites responsible vendors to provide quotations for reagents as mentioned below; Description No Description Quantity 1 Polypropylene tube – 50mls – NUNC 339652 A box of 500@ 7 2 Polypropylene tube- 15mls tubes- NUNC 339650 28 3 Lymphocyte separation – Ficoll Hypaque-paque- ...
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Worldwide Caution

Worldwide Caution LAST UPDATED: MARCH 6, 2017 Africa East Asia and Pacific Europe Middle East and North Africa South Asia and Central Asia Western Hemisphere As part of the Department of State’s continuous efforts to provide U.S. citizens traveling abroad with information about safety and security events, we are updating the Worldwide Caution with information on the continuing threat of terrorist actions, political violence, and criminal activity against U.S. citizens and interests abroad. ...
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Supply of Paints & Vanish

PROCUREMENT NOTICE PR6159667 Requirement: Supply of Paints & Vanish. The mission invites responsible vendors to provide quotations for Paints & Vanish; No. Description Qty Unit 1 Paint, Soft White, Silk Vinyl, 20Ltr can 1,000 liter 2 Paint, Matt Emulsion, White, 20Ltr Can 600 liter 3 Compound Filler, Premium Premix 280 kilogram 4 Paint, Super Gloss, ...
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Vehicle Insurance

Vehicle Insurance Procurement Reference Number: PR6157847 Requirement The Mission invites responsible vendors to provide quotations for Uganda third party vehicle insurance and COMESA vehicle Insurance services as is indicated below; Contract Period of performance: April 1, 2017 – March 31, 2018 Insurance Coverage The limits should be equal or greater than the amounts below; 20,000,000/= ...
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Ambassador Deborah Malac launch the Uganda Biodiversity Fund, announce a $100,000 seed grant.

Full speech by U.S. Ambassador Deborah R. Malac Monday, March 1, 2017, 5:45PM Good evening!  I am delighted to be here this evening to mark the official launch of the Uganda Biodiversity Fund and to support its mission of generating sustainable financing for conservation in Uganda. I want to thank the Government of Uganda for ...
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Purchase of Components for the water purifying system — PR6071212

Procurement Reference Number: PR6071212 Requirement The US mission in Kampala invites responsible vendors to provide quotations for water purifying system components as specified in the description below. Description No. Item Cat # Quantity Remarks 1 Pre-filter   D502113 08 2 MPS cartridge   D502114 04 3 Carbon filter   D502115 10 4 Vent guard assembly ...
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Network Devices

To Prospective Quoters, REQUEST FOR QUOTATIONS NUMBER PR6124190 The US Mission invites you to submit a quotation for Network Devices, as per specifications described below. Cisco Catalyst 3650 24-Port PoE 4X1G Uplink IP Base, part number WS-C3650-24PS-S or equivalent (Quantity 4) 640W AC config 2 secondary power supply for cat3650. The part number for the ...
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FABRICATE AND INSTALL METAL DOORS FOR THE DPO AT CHANCERY

Procurement Reference Number: SUG50017R0013 Requirement: The U.S. American Embassy in Kampala has a requirement to obtain Construction Services for the fabrication and installation of a vertical sliding door at loading deck/DPO at Chancery Prospective vendors are encouraged to review the attached solicitation document and provide a clear proposal on or before the deadline stated below. ...
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U.S. GOVERNMENT PROVIDES ADDITIONAL HIV DRUGS TO STRENGTHEN UGANDA’S HEALTH SYSTEM

The United States today demonstrated its ongoing commitment to improving the health of all Ugandans by providing $8.6 million worth of antiretroviral drugs (ARVs) to Uganda’s National Medical Stores. At a February 15 ceremony, U.S. Ambassador to Uganda Deborah R. Malac signed an implementation letter between United States Agency for International Development (USAID), the Ministry ...
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Request for a quotation for three vehicles

February 13, 2017 To Prospective Quoters, REQUEST FOR QUOTATIONS NUMBER PR6046825 The US Mission invites you to submit a quotation for 3 vehicles (Landcruiser, Single cabin Pick-up and Van), as described in the specifications. If you are interested in submitting a quotation, you should thoroughly examine specification documents attached. Your quotation must be submitted in ...
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U.S. GOVERNMENT SUPPORTS UGANDA’S TB CONTROL EFFORTS WITH DONATION OF STATE-OF-THE-ART DETECTION EQUIPMENT

KAMPALA – The United States today demonstrated its ongoing support for and commitment to the improved health and well-being of all Ugandans with the donation of state-of-the-art medical equipment that will help health officials detect, monitor and treat tuberculosis (TB) and drug-resistant tuberculosis. In a February 10 ceremony at Uganda’s Ministry of Health in Kampala, ...
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Removal and Replacement of Jockey Pump and Diesel Fire Pump Controller | Reference Number: SUG50017-R-0010 | Closing Date: Thursday February 23, 2017

Reference Number: SUG50017-R-0010 Requirement: The U.S. Embassy in Uganda invites responsible Service Providers to submit proposals for the removal and replacement of the Jockey Pump and Diesel Fire Pump Controller. Issue of Notice & Due by dates: Issued Date: Thursday February 9, 2017. Closing Date: Thursday February 23, 2017 at 04:00pm EAT NOTE: Due to ...
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Purchase of water distillers & cleaners | PR Number: PR6095470 | Closing Date: Monday February 20, 2017 at 10:00am

Purchase of water distillers & cleaners Procurement Reference Number: PR6095470 Requirement The US mission in Kampala invites responsible vendors to provide quotations for water distiller filters and cleaners as mentioned below. For items were a brand is specified you can quote the EQUIVALENT. Description No Product Description Quantity 1 Durastill pre-filter cartridge #400-443 200 2 ...
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Black history: “If you see something that is not right, … do something about it.”

By Kuros Ghaffari Fifty years ago, the city of Selma, Alabama, took center stage in the American civil rights movement. A major goal of the movement had been securing voting rights that were granted under the 15th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution. Despite that federal requirement, some states and local jurisdictions had created legal hurdles ...
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Zero tolerance for female genital mutilation

Female genital mutilation cause severe bleeding and health issues including cysts, infections, infertility as well as complications in childbirth increased risk of newborn deaths. The International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation is February 6 Globally, it is estimated that 100 million to 140 million girls and women alive today have undergone some form of female genital mutilation/cutting (FGM/C), according to the United Nations Population Fund. ...
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U.S. Ambassador Malac Visits Karamoja to See How U.S. Assistance Addresses Challenges Faced by the Karamojong

KAMPALA– From January 30 to February 1, U.S. Ambassador to Uganda Deborah R. Malac visited the Kaabong and Moroto districts to see firsthand how U.S. Government-funded programs are addressing challenges in the Karamoja region. Along with USAID Mission Director Mark Meassick, Ambassador Malac met with local government officials and visited USAID activities focused on food ...
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How a USAID credit guarantee improved infrastructure at Bugala Island

The U.S. assists Uganda not just in health and education, but also with infrastructure projects. Last week, U.S. Ambassador Deborah Malac visited Kalangala, where she reviewed the Kalangala Infrastructure Service (KIS) project’s 1.6 megawatt hybrid solar and diesel power generation plant. Supported by a loan guarantee from USAID, the KIS project also provides the area ...
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U.S. Ambassador Swears In 32 New Peace Corps Education Volunteers

KAMPALA – U.S. Ambassador to Uganda Deborah R. Malac on January 19 presided over the swearing-in ceremony for the newest group of U.S. Peace Corps Volunteers in Uganda. These 32 Volunteers will specialize in educational activities, specifically with the objective of promoting reading and literacy. Volunteers serve in Ugandan communities for two years, working hand-in-hand ...
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Donald Trump: America’s president

By Pamela M. Prah – Jan 19, 2017 Donald J. Trump, a businessman who promises to use his financial know-how to help Americans improve their standard of living, on January 20 takes office as the 45th president of the United States. The real estate magnate defeated former secretary of state Hillary Clinton, who had hoped ...
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Interested in studying in the US?

Join us for a group advising session! Please note that you have to attend a group advising session before requesting for an individual appointment with the Education Adviser. The dates for group advising sessions are listed below: Graduate students : Thursdays from 10:00am to 11:30am on the following dates: February 16th, March 2nd , May ...
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U.S. helps build Ugandan capacity to combat wildlife crime

The U.S. Government is helping to build the capacity of Ugandan authorities to protect the country’s natural heritage and to combat illicit trafficking that threatens both Uganda’s abundant wildlife and security. The donation of 10 wildlife crime scene investigation (WCSI) kits by the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) will assist several Ugandan agencies in ...
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Purchase of Toner | Reference Number: PR6030508 | Closing Date: Thursday January 26, 2017 at 10:00am

Purchase of Toner Procurement Reference Number: PR6030508 Requirement The US mission in Kampala invites responsible vendors to provide quotations for a toner as specified in the description below. No substitutes shall be allowed. Description No Description Quantity 1 Toner, Black, CF214A, HP 6 2 Toner, Black, CE250A, HP 12 3 Toner, Cyan, CE251A, HP 12 ...
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Customs clearance and delivery of incoming and outgoing unclassified pouches, Diplomatic Post Office (DPO) mail shipments to and from the US Embassy

Reference Number: SUG50017-R-0002 Requirement: The US Mission invites responsible Service Providers to submit quotations for customs clearance and delivery of incoming and outgoing unclassified pouches, Diplomatic Post Office (DPO) mail shipments to and from the US Embassy and Entebbe airport. Solicitation document Issue of Notice & Due by dates: Issued Date: Friday Dec 16, 2016. Closing Date: ...
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Saving Lives at Birth Funding Opportunity

USAID, the Government of Norway, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Grand Challenges Canada, DFID, and KOICA have joined together to launch Saving Lives at Birth: A Grand Challenge for Development, to find the tools and approaches to help the mothers and newborns during their most vulnerable hours. They seek groundbreaking prevention and treatment approaches ...
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A Look Back at U.S. Mission Uganda’s Work in 2016

Emmanuel Odama, a scientist with the National Agricultural Research Organization and a member of the 2016 class of Mandela Washington Fellows, introduced President Barack Obama at the close of this year’s Young African Leadership Institute summit in Washington, DC in August. More than 1,000 young leaders from 49 African countries, including 30 Ugandans, attended the ...
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U.S. Mission contributes $40 million to assist refugees in Uganda

The U.S. Mission to Uganda announces the continuing support of the U.S. Government and the American people for the security of Uganda and its increasing refugee population with a $40 million contribution to the United Nations World Food Program (WFP). This emergency humanitarian aid, provided by the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), through the ...
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The U.S. Embassy Kampala will be CLOSED during this festive period as follows

Monday, December 26 in observance of Boxing Day The Embassy will re-open on Tuesday December 27, 2016. Monday, January 2 in observance of New Year’s Day The Embassy will re-open on Tuesday, January 3, 2017. For after-hours emergencies, please call (+256)(0) 414-306-001 and (+256)(0)312-306-001. For non-emergency inquiries email KampalaUScitizen@state.gov anytime or call (+256)(0) 414-306-001 and ...
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Mobile Programming Space Question & Answer Session Notes

Who and what should the focus of the curriculum be? In their proposal, applicants are responsible for the design and content of their proposed curriculum, addressing the six major program areas and the target audience. The target audience can also include teachers, local government officials, business and civil society leaders, and the general public, but ...
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Notice of Funding Opportunity for a Mobile Programming Space

Background The Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Embassy seeks to extend the reach of the U.S. Mission Uganda’s public diplomacy activities by establishing a mobile programming space (a bus or a truck) to travel to remote areas of Uganda to promote American culture and values. Through a selection of books, periodicals, films, technology, Internet ...
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Pouch and Diplomatic Shipments –Reference Number: SUG50017-R-0002 — Closing Date: Friday Jan 13, 2017

Reference Number: SUG50017-R-0002 This notice has been modified. See details Requirement: The US Mission invites responsible Service Providers to submit quotations for customs clearance and delivery of incoming and outgoing unclassified pouches, Diplomatic Post Office (DPO) mail shipments to and from the US Embassy and Entebbe airport. Issue of Notice & Due ...
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Meet the 2016 PEPFAR Heroes – individuals who have dedicated their efforts towards an AIDS-free generation in Uganda.

This week, Ambassador Malac recognized the 2016 PEPFAR Heroes. These Ugandans have worked tirelessly on the front lines of The U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR)’s HIV efforts. “We hear a lot of statistics about AIDS overall – how many people are affected by the disease, what kind of measures we are putting ...
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Installation and Maintenance of 7MB Internet Connection for the ICASS DIN for one year

Reference Number: PR5932294 Quotations are due by December 23, 2016 at 10:00am Local Time and should be sent to KampalaBid@state.gov PAGE 1 The site visit will be held on December 19, 2016 at 0900 at Plot 1577 Ggaba Road, Nsambya. Prospective offerors/quoters should contact [Note to Contracting Officer: insert contact name] for additional information or ...
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Study in the U.S. opportunities for Scholars and Secondary School Educators

The U.S. Mission Uganda is now accepting applications for the summer 2017 Study of the United States Institutes for Secondary School Educators and the Study of the United States Institutes for Scholars program. The Secondary Educators include classroom teachers, teacher trainers, curriculum developers, textbook writers, and ministry of education officials, among others. The Study of ...
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U.S. Government supports Ministry of Health in launching Test and Treat Guidelines for HIV/AIDS

On November 29 2016, the United States Government demonstrated its ongoing commitment to improving the health of all Ugandans through its support to the Ministry of Health and its launch of Test and Treat Guidelines for HIV/AIDS in Uganda. This new policy is an aggressive approach to get more HIV-positive Ugandans on treatment immediately upon ...
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International Day for Elimination of Violence Against Women Op-ed Ending Gender-Based Violence is Everyone’s Responsibility

By U.S. Ambassador Deborah Malac November 25, 2016 Today, on the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, Uganda is taking an important step forward to protect women and girls by launching its National Action Plan on the Elimination of Gender-Based Violence. I commend the Government of Uganda, especially the Ministry of Gender, ...
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ROUTINE CLEANING AND GARDENING SERVICES AT THE NATIONAL HEALTH INSTITUTE OFFICES AND COMPOUND.

Procurement Reference Number: PR5872203 Requirement: The U.S. American Embassy in Kampala has a requirement to obtain Services for the Routine Cleaning and Gardening Services at the National Health Institute offices and compound. Work shall comprise Routine Cleaning and Gardening Services at the National Health Institute offices and compound. Prospective vendors are encouraged to review the ...
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Notice of Funding: English Access Micro scholarship Program (Access)

The Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Embassy Kampala, Uganda, announces an open competition for grant proposals for the administration of the English Access Micro scholarship Program (Access), which provides English-language instruction to 13 to 20 year-old disadvantaged students. The Access Program is expected to fund two years of after-school classes and enhancement activities at ...
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U.S. Government continues to help improve & strengthen UG health systems with support to the National Health Laboratory

November 17, 2016: The United States Government, represented by U.S. Ambassador to Uganda Deborah R. Malac, demonstrated its ongoing commitment to improving Uganda’s health systems during the official opening and dedication of the country’s National Health Laboratory in Butabika. The United States is proud to have supported the construction of the Laboratory, which will help ...
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Special opportunity for emerging civil society leaders

The U.S. Department of State is pleased to announce a special opportunity for emerging civil society leaders to participate in a 12- to 18-month professional fellowship in the United States. All Fellows will be placed at a leading social change organization in the United States. Individuals with 2 to 10 years of experience working on ...
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INSTALL SECURITY LIGHTING AT THE NOX

Procurement Reference Number: SUG50017R0001 Requirement: The U.S. Embassy in Kampala requires Utility Services for installation of security lighting at the Embassy property along Ggaba Road. Prospective vendors are encouraged to review the attached solicitation document and provide a clear proposal on or before the deadline stated below. In case this requirement exceeds $25,000, the successful ...
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Call for proposals: U.S. AMBASSADOR’S FUND FOR CULTURAL PRESERVATION

In 2001, the Congress of the United States of America established the Ambassador’s Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP) as a tool through which the people of the United States could help less developed countries to preserve their cultural heritage. Through the Ambassador’s Fund, American embassies around the globe are helping eligible countries to preserve historic ...
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FACILITES SERVICE VANS – PR5581847 – Closing Date: September 05, 2016 at 10:00am

FACILITES SERVICE VANS – Amended September 1, 2016 Procurement Reference Number: PR5581847 Requirement: The US Mission in Kampala invites responsible vendors to supply a vehicle with the specifications listed below. Due to the threshold of this requirement, the successful vendor MUST have a DUNS www.dnb.com and active in and SAMS www.sam.gov. EQUIVALENT TO A TOYOTA ...
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Full speech: Ambassador Deborah R. Malac kicks off Uganda’s 6th annual National Youth Festival 2016.

Good afternoon everyone! I am absolutely delighted to be with you today to help kick off Uganda’s 6th annual National Youth Festival. It’s always exciting for me to take part in events like these and see first-hand the talents, ambitions, and innovations of Uganda’s youth. Your participation in this weekend’s activities demonstrate how young people ...
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Purchase of Tires – PR5590747

Procurement Notice Purchase of Tires Procurement Reference Number: PR5590747 Requirement The US mission in Kampala invites responsible vendors to provide quotations for vehicle tires as mentioned below. For items where a brand is specified you can quote the EQUIVALENT. Description NOTE: Preferred Brands are Good Year, Dunlop, Bridgestone, Michelin Issue of Notice & Due by ...
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Purchase of Drivers’ Uniforms

Procurement Notice Purchase of Drivers’ Uniforms Procurement Request Number: PR5586470 The US Mission in Kampala invites responsible Vendors to submit quotations for the items as mentioned below. Description Navy Blue Trouser – Wool with viscus – quantity 224 Long sleeved shirt – 100% cotton – quantity 224 Neck tie – Silk -quantity 112 Black Leather ...
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PROVISION OF APC SMART, 750VA LCD UPS.

Reference Number: PR5554105 Requirement: The US Mission invites responsible Service Providers to submit quotations for provision of APC Smart, 750VA LCD UPS , as mentioned below: Description: APC Smart, 750VA, Quantity: 65 Type/Model: SMT7501 or Equivalent Output Power Capacity: 500w Output Voltage: 220-240 Volts Delivery Point: General Services Offices American Embassy, Kampala Plot 63/67 Spring ...
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AGOA is an important tool to help Uganda achieve the middle income status – Ambassador Malac

On August 10, the U.S. Mission in Kampala held a news conference with members of the media to talk about the strategic importance of the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA), its extension until 2025, and how Uganda can maximize AGOA’s many benefits. Ambassador Deborah R. Malac, joined by Margaret Waithaka from the East Africa ...
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U.S. Mission Uganda Hosts Wildlife Trafficking Stakeholder Workshop

KAMPALA: On August 8-9, 2016, U.S. Mission Uganda partnered with the wildlife trade monitoring network (TRAFFIC) and the Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) to convene the first Uganda Wildlife Trafficking Stakeholder Workshop. The two-day workshop’s goals were to assess the trends of transnational wildlife crime in Uganda and set priority actions for combating wildlife trafficking at ...
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Purchase of Pesticides

Purchase of Pesticides Procurement Reference Number: PR5507031 Requirement The US mission in Kampala invites responsible vendors to provide quotations for pesticides as mentioned below. Description 1 Maxforce Complete Granular Bait – 4lb Jug – Quantity 10 As at – http://www.domyownpestcontrol.com/maxforce-complete-granular-bait-p-1603.html 2. Advion Ant Bait Gel – Case (5 boxes) – Quantity 4 cases As at – ...
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Ambassador Malac Encourages Youth to Pursue Agriculture

Ambassador Malac encouraged young women and men to pursue agriculture as a career at an agribusiness forum on July 15. In her remarks , Ambassador Malac highlighted recent advancements in the agriculture industry in Uganda, adding that a career in agribusiness could involve working with exciting new technologies or doing business with international clients. The U.S. ...
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Ambassador Malac Appears on NTV’s The BEAT with Uganda’s Bobi Wine and the Henhouse Prowlers

July 13, 2016: Ambassador Malac appeared on NTV’s The BEAT music show to promote U.S. cultural exchange programs and talk about how music can bring different societies together. Ambassador Malac was joined by the American bluegrass band Henhouse Prowlers and Ugandan music performer Bobi Wine. We're live with @hhp on @ntvthebeat ! Enjoy the show! pic.twitter.com/mPHdetp3DP — Amb. ...
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Ambassador’s Full Speech: U.S. 240th Independence Day Celebration

Ambassador’s Remarks for Independence Day Celebration U.S. Embassy, Kampala July 12, 2016 • Honorable Minister of State for International Affairs Henry Oryem Okello;; • Honorable Members of Parliament; • Representatives and officials of the Government of Uganda; • Distinguished guests, colleagues, and friends… • All protocols observed. Thank you all very much for joining us ...
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July 6th visa appointments rescheduled

Attention for those with Non-immigrant Visa interview appointments scheduled for Wednesday, July 6: Your interviews are being rescheduled to Thursday, July 7. You will receive an email advising you of your new appointment time. For travel to the United States on a temporary basis, including tourism, temporary employment, study and exchange, read more on Nonimmigrant Visas
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Ambassador Malac Visits Eastern Uganda

From June 28th to 30th, Ambassador Malac took an official trip to eastern Uganda to visit the several programs and activities supported by the U.S. government. Among the program and places Ambassador Malac visited was the Bugiri Agribusiness Initiative Development Association which is supported by the Feed the Future initiative and helps more than 3,000 ...
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Like Sseko Designs, You Too Can Take Advantage of the African Growth and Opportunity Act

Video: Think Uganda can’t take advantage of the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA)?. Sseko Designs began working in 2011 with the East Africa Trade and Investment Hub , who helped Ssekeo break into the U.S. market. With the Hub’s technical assistance and support, Sseko expanded its export capacity, build its brand, and grow its profits. It’s now the largest shoe exporting company ...
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Full speech: U.S. Mission Launches Leveraging Excellence in Agricultural Development Program

As prepared for delivery Speech for Her Excellency U.S. Ambassador Deborah R. Malac for The Official Launch of the Inaugural Leveraging Excellence in Agricultural Development Program Monday, June 20, 2016 Munyonyo Commonwealth Resort Your Excellency President, Yoweri Museveni, Rt. Honorable Prime Minister, Ruhakana Rugunda, Chairman, National Planning Authority, Dr. Kisamba Mugerwa, Coordinator, Operation Wealth Creation, ...
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World Refugee Day 2016: U.S Continues Support to Refugees Worldwide

The United States has a proud history of welcoming refugees. Our resettlement program reflects our highest values and aspirations to compassion, generosity, and leadership. Since 1975, the United States Refugee Admissions Program has welcomed more than 3.2 million resettled refugees from around the world. In each of the last three years, the United States has ...
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Meet Five Talented Young Ugandans for the 2016 Global Entrepreneurship Summit

This month, the U.S. Government will gather entrepreneurs at all stages of business development, including these 5 highly talented young #Ugandans for the 2016 Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES). We believe that when we connect global entrepreneurs with the access and exchange needed to create and innovate, we unleash their power to change the world. GES ...
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USAID Supported Youth Leadership Academy Graduates 76 Leaders

Last week, 76 youth leaders graduated from the third International Republican Institute (IRI) Leadership Academy, aimed at promoting visionary leadership among youth leaders. The three month training, supported by USAID and the Democratic Governance Facility (DGF) through IRI, focused on topics including: transformational leadership, self-leadership, leading others, policy analysis, advocacy and conflict resolution as well ...
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Ambassador Malac’s full speech at the East African Healthcare Federation Conference

As prepared for delivery Remarks for East African Healthcare Federation Conference U.S. Ambassador Deborah R. Malac Monday, June 6, 2016, 8:45 AM Sheraton Hotel, Kampala Hon. Minister of Health, Elioda Tumwesigye, Honorable Ministers from Rwanda and Tanzania, Government representatives from Kenya, Uganda Government representatives, Non-governmental Organizations and Faith-based Organizations present, Members of the Private Sector ...
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World Environment Day: Farmers, do want healthier soil? Don’t plow.

As farmers adapt to the effects of climate change, they want cost-effective ways to maximize available water and improve soil. More and more farmers are discovering conservation tillage (also known as conservation agriculture). Instead of disturbing the soil by plowing after a harvest, the farmers leave residue, such as maize stalks or wheat stubble, on ...
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PEPFAR approve $380 million in new programming for Uganda

The United States is dedicated to helping improve the lives of the people of Uganda. Last week in South Africa, Ambassador Malac and officials from The U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) approved $380 million in new programming for Uganda. This U.S. government assistance is the result of months of hard work and ...
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Deputy Secretary of State for African Affairs Bruce Wharton on the U.S.-Uganda relationship

On Friday May 13, 2016, U.S. Principal Deputy Secretary of State for African Affairs Bruce Wharton spoke to the media about the U.S.-Uganda relationship and yesterday’s swearing-in of President Museveni. Below are excerpts of his prepared remarks: “The United States values its relationship with Uganda and the Ugandan people. Our two countries cooperate closely on ...
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Ambassador Malac Opens Gulu’s Newly Renovated Multi-Drug Resistant TB Ward

On May 3rd, Ambassador Malac officially opened the newly renovated multi-drug resistant (MDR) tuberculosis ward at Gulu Regional Referral Hospital. In her speech Ambassador Malac said that “TB diagnosis and treatment are now available nationwide, including at lower level health facilities – a real cause for celebration! And over the past few years, we have ...
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USAID and UCDA share the new National Coffee Strategy with coffee farmers

Uganda is Africa’s leading exporter of coffee. USAID is working with the Uganda Coffee Development Authority to share the new National Coffee Strategy with coffee farmers. The strategy aims at increasing coffee production and will strengthen farmer organizations, support research, streamline regulations, and promote the local consumption of coffee. Over 90% of coffee farmers in ...
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U.S. Mission Hosts a Youth Technology Camp

Three talented young Ugandans organized a technology camp on April 27 at the U.S. Embassy in Kampala to share their expertise with other youth. The three organizers are alumni of the Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI) TechCamp, held last October in South Africa. The two-day camp, where Joan Apego, Sharon Againe, and Baker Lwasampijja interacted ...
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U.S. Mission Hosts a Women’s Leadership Panel Discussion

On April 25, in partnership with Uganda Women’s Network, the U.S. Embassy hosted a panel discussion on women’s leadership to highlight the “Invisible Barriers to Women’s Leadership in Uganda.” In her remarks and on a panel with Ugandan women leaders Prof. Maggie Kigozi, Dr. Sylvia Tamale and Ms. Betty Akullo, Ambassador Malac highlighted the work that ...
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U.S. Supports New Program to Boost Smallholder Farmers Income

The U.S. Mission Uganda announced a USAID program to boost the income and productivity of Uganda’s smallholder farmers. The Feed the Future Uganda Producer Organizations Activity will help strengthen the governance, management, service delivery and local level advocacy capacities of agriculture Producer Organizations to function as viable business entities, as buyers of improved inputs and ...
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Ambassador Malac’s Remarks for Generation Agripreneur Expo and Summit 2016

Remarks for Generation Agripreneur Expo and Summit Ambassador Deborah Malac Thursday, April 21, 2016 Uganda Manufacturers Association Show Grounds, Kampala, Uganda Thank you Captain Abhay Agarwal , for your introduction. Under your leadership, the American Chamber of Commerce does an excellent job promoting U.S. business interests here in Uganda. I appreciate your leadership, energy, and ...
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PICTURES: Ambassador Meeting Exhibitors at the Generation Agripreneur Show 2016.

U.S. Ambassador to Uganda Deborah R. Malac visited the 2016 Generation AgriPreneur Summit and Expo on April 20. She met creative Ugandan exhibitors who add value to locally grown agricultural products and increasing economic growth. The AgriPreneur Summit and Expo brought U.S. and Ugandan agripreneurs together to explore opportunities to expand their businesses.
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Generation Agripreneur Summit and Expo Opens

KAMPALA, April 19, 2016: U.S. Mission Uganda and the American Chamber of Commerce-Uganda have partnered to organize the second annual “Generation Agripreneur Summit and Expo,” which opened in Kampala on April 19. The Summit and Expo, held at the Uganda Manufacturers Association show grounds, will run until April 21, and will feature more than 120 ...
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USAID Support Opportunities for Young Ugandan Entrepreneurs

The U.S. government, through the U.S. Agency for International Development, is proud to support opportunities for young Ugandan entrepreneurs, like the just-launched three-year program with Yunus Social Business Uganda. A total of 13 social business will participate in this first cohort of the Social Business Accelerator. This initiative will support small and medium social businesses ...
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Ambassador Malac Commemorates World Health Day at Baylor-Uganda

In honor of World Health Day, Ambassador Deborah Malac today visited the Baylor College of Medicine-Uganda Paediatric Center of Excellence (COE). Funded by the U.S. Government through CDC, Baylor-Uganda leads the way in HIV care and treatment in children and is a prime example of our commitment to improving Ugandans’ health. The U.S. Government has ...
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It’s Time for the Government to Invest in Ugandans’ Health and Future

World Health Day Op-ed By U.S. Ambassador Deborah Malac April 7, 2016 Every April 7, the world comes together to commemorate World Health Day, a global campaign to improve and promote awareness on key health issues. This year, we can celebrate the fact that Uganda is making great strides towards achieving the United Nations’ sustainable ...
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Ambassador Malac Visits Bulamu Health Camp in Buwambo

On April 5, 2016, Ambassador Malac joined Peace Corps Uganda volunteers at the Bulamu Health Camp in Buwambo. Organized by Bulamu Healthcare International in partnership with Peace Corps Uganda, this three-day health camp provides free health education, screening, and treatment for preventable illnesses. Buwambo is a farming community, with much of the population living below ...
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A statement regarding the ruling of Uganda’s Supreme Court on the February 18 elections

The U.S. Embassy notes today’s Supreme Court ruling affirming the results of Uganda’s February 18 presidential vote that saw President Yoweri Museveni re-elected to his fifth term. We encourage all Ugandans to respect the Court’s decision, and express their views in a peaceful manner. We note that the Court acknowledged some instances of non-compliance by ...
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Remarks at a UN Security Council Open Debate on Prevention and Resolution of Conflicts in the Great Lakes Region

Ambassador Samantha Power U.S. Permanent Representative to the United Nations U.S. Mission to the United Nations New York City March 21, 2016 AS DELIVERED Thank you, Foreign Minister Chikoti, for being here today and for hosting this timely debate on an incredibly important set of issues. Let me also thank the Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, Commissioner ...
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U.S. Hands over National Health Laboratory to Ministry of Health

The National Health Laboratory Will Strengthen Uganda’s Health Systems The U.S. Government, through the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), transferred the recently completed construction of the National Health Laboratory in Kampala to the Ministry of Health on Friday, January 15.  U.S. Mission Uganda’s Chargé d’Affaires Trish Mahoney and Minister of State Chris Baryomunsi ...
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Press Statement: On the Results of Uganda’s Presidential Elections

Press Statement Mark C. Toner Deputy Department Spokesperson Washington, DC February 20, 2016 The United States commends the Ugandan people for participating actively and peacefully in the February 18 elections. While the vote occurred without major unrest, we must acknowledge numerous reports of irregularities and official conduct that are deeply inconsistent with international standards and expectations for any democratic process. Delays in the delivery of voting materials, reports of pre-checked ballots and ...
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