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UGANDA RECEIVES TEN UNITS OF EMERGENCY VEHICLES FROM JAPAN FIREFIGHTERS ASSOCIATION

The Mission coordinated the donation and eventual shipment of ten (10) units of Emergency Vehicles (Fire fighting Vehicles and Ambulances) from the Japan Firefighters Association to the Ministries responsible for Internal Affairs and Health in Uganda.


AVAILABLE SCHOLARSHIPS IN JAPAN AS OF 3RD MARCH 2020

Please visit the respective websites for information and application procedures.

1) PhD in Sustainability Science (2020) by United Nations University-Institute for the Advanced Study of Sustainability (UNU-IAS)

Deadline: 10th April 2020

Website: https://ias.unu.edu/en/admissions/degrees/phd-in-sustainability-science-2020.html#overview

2) Matsumae International Foundation (MIF) 2021 Research Fellowship Program

Deadline: 30th June 2020

Website: http://www.mif-japan.org/fellowship/announcement/?hl=en

3) International Research Fellowships by Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) 2020

Website: https://www.jsps.go.jp/english/e-inv/index.html

"KAMALA THE UGANDA GIANT" T-SHIRT LAUNCHED IN JAPAN

Japan-based fashion company "Hardcore Chocolate" launched Uganda branded T- shirts with "Kamala The Uganda Giant" wrestler on 7th January 2020 in Japan.


MISS UGANDA WINS 2ND RUNNER UP AT MISS INTERNATIONAL 2019

The Mission coordinated and supported the visit of Miss International Uganda 2019 to Tokyo, Ms. Namatovu Evelyn, who was one of the contestants in Miss International Pageant 2019 which was held on 12th November 2019 in Tokyo. 

APPOINTMENT OF MR. SHIRO SARAYA AS HONORARY CONSUL OF UGANDA IN OSAKA, JAPAN

The Mission coordinated the appointment of Mr. Shiro Saraya as Honorary Consul of Uganda in Osaka, Japan with consular jurisdiction over the Kinki Region.

UGANDA INDEPENDENCE ANNIVERSARY MESSAGE

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IN PHOTOS AT NARITA INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT, JAPAN ON 17TH AUGUST 2020

Officials of Uganda Embassy in Tokyo flagging off Ugandans who have been stranded in Japan due to COVID-19 pandemic. The Mission also made arrangements for stranded Ugandans in its other area of accreditation (Republic of Korea) to be put onboard.

REPATRIATION FLIGHT FOR STRANDED UGANDANS AND LEGAL RESIDENTS IN JAPAN AND SOUTH KOREA

This is to inform of the repatriation flights from Tokyo and South Korea on Monday, 17th August and Saturday, 22nd August. Please email mtecson.ugembassyjp@gmail.com for more details.