Source: Zambia High Commission in the United Kingdom |

UNWTO Implores the tourism sector to embrace change

Zambia’s High Commissioner to the United Kingdom His Excellency Mr. Muyeba Chikonde was presented with a symbolic cheque of $13,000 from a charity called Just a Drop

UNWTO Executive Director Carols Vogeler has implored the tourism sector globally to embrace change and new business models as the world is experiencing technological revolution. And Zambia’s High Commissioner to the United Kingdom His Excellency Mr. Muyeba Chikonde was presented with a symbolic cheque of $13,000 from a charity called…

Source: Embassy of the Republic of Uganda in Japan |

SEISA Africa Asia Bridge 2017

The international exchange event aims to become a bridge to connect countries with each other

The Embassy participated in SEISA Africa Asia Bridge 2017 at Joseonakakyo Senior High School, Yokohama on 11th-12th November 2017. The international exchange event aims to become a "bridge" to connect countries with each other. One of the activities during the event was the presentation of participating countries where H.E. the…

Source: The Republic of Uganda - Ministry of Foreign Affairs |

Minister Okello Oryem Meets Troika Representatives

The meeting addressed the current political situation in South Sudan and the resultant refugee crisis in the neighboring countries, especially in Uganda

On November 15, 2017 the Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, Hon. Henry Oryem Okello met with Representatives of the South Sudan peace-guarantor Troika member countries (Norway, United Kingdom and the United States) at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Kampala. The Troika Representatives were Mr. Paul Sutphin (USA), Mr.…

Source: U.S. Department of State |

Sudan Commits to Sever Ties with the Democratic People's Republic of Korea

The United States welcomes the Government of Sudan’s pledge and will continue engagement on this issue to ensure that this commitment is fully implemented

Today (November 16, 2017), following bilateral meetings in Khartoum with Deputy Secretary of State Sullivan, the Sudanese Foreign Ministry formally announced Sudan’s commitment to sever all trade and military ties with North Korea. The United States welcomes the Government of Sudan’s pledge and will continue engagement on this issue to…

Source: United Nations (UN) |

Statement attributable to the Spokesman for the Secretary-General on Zimbabwe

The Secretary-General welcomes the efforts initiated by the Southern African Development Community (SADC) to facilitate a peaceful solution to the situation

Statement attributable to the Spokesman for the Secretary-General on Zimbabwe: The Secretary-General is closely following developments in Zimbabwe and calls for continued calm. He underlines the importance of resolving political differences through peaceful means, including through dialogue and in conformity with the country’s Constitution. The Secretary-General welcomes the efforts initiated…

Source: Embassy of the Republic of Kenya in Japan |

Kenya Embassy Signs Partnership Memorandum of Understanding with Meguro City under Host Town Program

The main purpose of the Initiative is to promote cultural, educational and sports exchange between local residents and visiting athletes and foreigners

The Embassy signed a partnership memorandum of understanding with Meguro City under the Host Town Program on 7th November, 2017. The Government of Japan is running Host Town Initiative in preparation for 2020 Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games by supporting local governments to host and welcome athletes and staff from…

Source: Embassy of Japan in Zambia |

Ambassador Sobashima addresses the Kabwe Chamber of Commerce and Industry at its Annual Gala Dinner

Theme: The Private Sector’s Contributions in Zambia’s Growth and Development

Mr. Hidenobu Sobashima, Ambassador of Japan to the Republic of Zambia, addressed the Kabwe Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI) at its Annual Gala Dinner held in a hotel in Kabwe, under the theme of “The Private Sector’s Contributions in Zambia’s Growth and Development”, as the Guest of Honour on…

Source: U.S. Department of State |

Sudan Commits To Sever Ties With the DPRK

Isolating the North Korean regime is a top priority for the United States, and is a key element to maintaining peace and stability worldwide

Today, following bilateral meetings in Khartoum with Deputy Secretary of State Sullivan, the Sudanese Foreign Ministry formally announced Sudan’s commitment to sever all trade and military ties with North Korea. The United States welcomes the Government of Sudan’s pledge and will continue engagement on this issue to ensure that this…

Source: U.S. Embassy in Zimbabwe |

Embassy Harare Statement on Political Uncertainty in Zimbabwe

The U.S. government does not take sides in matters of internal Zimbabwean politics and calls for an expedient transition to democratic, civilian order

The U.S. government is deeply concerned by recent actions undertaken by Zimbabwean military forces. The U.S. government does not take sides in matters of internal Zimbabwean politics and calls for an expedient transition to democratic, civilian order. We call on Zimbabwean military leaders to exercise restraint, respect the rule of…