Third UCLG Africa Regional Seminar-East Africa, Entebbe, Uganda

The East Africa Regional Seminar of United Cities and Local Governments of Africa (UCLG Africa) was held from Saturday 05 to Monday 07 September at “Imperial Golf View Hotel of Entebbe, in Uganda. 


Eight of the fourteen countries of the UCLG-A East Africa Region met on the theme: “The contribution of Local Governments to the Unity of Africa.” They were represented by the presidents of the national associations of mayors and their secretaries-general, and the major cities in the countries that have no local government associations.

The deliberations were chaired by the Council Frederick GUME, President of the Union of Local  Governments of East African (ULGA) and moderated by Mr. Jean-Pierre ELONG MBASSI, Secretary General of UCLG-A, after the Welcome Address delivered by Council Vincent KAYANGA, Mayor of the City of Entebbe.

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