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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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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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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Remarks for Zimba Women Technology for Business Summit

Chargé Colette Marcellin Wednesday, September 28, 2016 Sheraton Hotel, Kampala, Uganda 9:00 am Good morning, and thank you for that introduction. If you’ll permit me to employ a very useful phrase I have heard here, “All protocols observed.” It is truly an honor for me to be here with you today for the launch of ...
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International Day of the Girl

Op-Eds   The United States is proud to celebrate the International Day of the Girl with our partners in Uganda and around the world. October 11 is a day to recognize girls’ rights and build a global commitment to end gender stereotypes, discrimination, violence, and economic disparities that disproportionately affect girls. I have lived in ...
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Women’s Rights Are Human Rights

Op-Ed   International Human Rights Day Op-Ed Women’s Rights Are Human Rights Deputy Chief of Mission Patricia Mahoney December 10, 2014 Today we celebrate International Human Rights Day, marking the end of the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence that began on November 25 with the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against ...
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