Region: Africa
Convention Status: Ratified
Date of Ratification: 8/4/2015

Point of Contact

Juliana Akoryo NAUMO
Ministry of Gender Labour and Social Development
Plot 2 Lumumba Avenue
P.O Box 7136

News and Events

UNESCO workshop in East Africa: strengthening media diversity and cultural pluralism

In the framework of the project “Reshaping Cultural Policies for the Promotion of Fundamental...

Regional training on media diversity and cultural pluralism in Eastern Africa

On 15, 18, 22 and 25 November 2021, the UNESCO Regional Office for Eastern Africa in Nairobi, and...

Peer-to-Peer Exchange for the Development of the Film Industries in Uganda and in South Africa

Between February 23 and 27 2021, Uganda and South Africa took part in an online peer-to-peer...
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Uganda to bid on creative economy through film industry development

Uganda is committed to raising general awareness about how cultural and creative industries (CCIs)...

Call for Expression of Interest - Project implementation in Uganda

Call for Expression of Interest for project implementation in Uganda EU/UNESCO Expert Facility...


Building a resilient and self-sustainable Arts & Cultural Sector for socio-economic transformation (REACT)

The objectives are to:

  • Strengthen the process of data collection and analysis and set up comprehensive digital archives and studies on...

UNESCO scales up support to improve the status of the artist worldwide

The UNESCO-Aschberg programme offers direct assistance to member states to further the implementation of the 2005...

ResiliArt in Uganda

ResiliArt completed 7 May 2020, attended by Ministry of Gender, Labour and Social Development

ResiliArt in Uganda

Upcoming ResiliArt in Uganda: 14 May 2020


ResiliArt sheds light on the current state of creative industries amidst crisis. Through...