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The Uganda National Youth Symposium to be held on 24th October 2018

The Uganda National Youth Symposium

Is a National Youth Leadership Symposium on East Africa Integration, a precursor event to the East African Youth Leadership Summit.

Scheduled for Wednesday 24th October 2018 at Hotel Africana starting at 9:00 am.

The symposium will be held under the theme:

“Youth Political and Economic Inclusion: Scenarios for Sustainable Regional Integration”

Reach out to UyonetUg - Uganda Youth Network  | +256 393 276 944 to attend


Time Item Resource Moderator
8:00 – 9:15 am Arrival, Registration, Introduction and Pre-Assessment UYONET UYONET
9:15 – 9:30 am Welcome Remarks UYONET UYONET
9:30 – 9: 45 am Key Note Address

Makerere University Students

TBS by ActionAid

9:45 – 10:15 am The East Africa Community Integration Progress Status Director MEACA Mr. KYATEKA MONDO

10:15 – 11:00 am

Opening Remarks Minister of State for East African Affairs


Follow up discussions

Minister of State for East African Affairs

Director MEACA

11:00 – 11:30 am Health Break

11:30am – 1:00 pm

(Breakaway sessions)

Youth participation and representation in political governance and leadership. FES/PPI


(Emmanuel Kitamirike)

Tax Justice and Taxation for Development in the framework of the EAC SEATINI
Economic Opportunities and Decent Work for Youth ULEAD / UYONET / PSFU
Youth in Agriculture ACTIONAID
1:00 – 2:00 pm Lunch Break
2:00 – 3:00 pm Highlights on thematic findings and discussions. Key representative of the thematic groups.

Alesi Maria (FES)

3:00 – 3:30pm Way forward and Closure

Board Chairperson