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Remarks for Uganda’s World AIDS Day Event On Behalf of the AIDS Development Partners (December 1, 2014)

Deputy Chief of Mission Patricia Mahoney December 1, 2014 Fort Portal, Uganda I am honored to be with you to commemorate World AIDS Day.  It is a day to remember those whom we have lost, celebrate the lives we have saved, and recommit ourselves to the continued fight against HIV. Achieving an AIDS-free generation is ...
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39th African Travel Association Congress

Good afternoon, and thank you for the opportunity to speak to you about the future of tourism in Uganda.  I would like to welcome you all, but in particular, I am happy to recognize my American countrymen who have traveled here to the “Pearl of Africa.”    I hope that this will be a rewarding and ...
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Emergency Message for U.S. Citizens: Marburg Hemorrhagic Fever Confirmed in Kampala

U.S. Embassy Kampala, Uganda Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Marburg Hemorrhagic Fever Confirmed in Kampala October 6, 2014 On October 5, 2014 the Uganda Ministry of Health confirmed the death of a health care worker diagnosed with Marburg Hemorrhagic Fever in Kampala.  Laboratory investigations have confirmed Marburg virus in this case.  The Ministry of Health, ...
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Statement From the Ambassador (September 14, 2014)

Ambassador Scott DeLisi congratulates President Museveni and expresses the United States’ gratitude for the successful disruption of an al-Shabaab terrorist attack. The work of the Ugandan security agencies certainly saved lives and led to the arrest of a number of suspected terrorists. The U.S. Embassy deeply appreciates Uganda’s continued commitment to our strong partnership in ...
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