Policy and History


The Embassy of Uganda in Burundi was officially opened in August 2009. Since then relations between Uganda and Burundi have acquired a new dynamism and the mission core responsibilities then are to ensure that these relations are upheld and strengthened in addition to protecting and promoting Uganda's national interests and positions in Burundi, all in the framework of the East African Community.

Facts

  • In the year 2012, the Government of the Republic of Burundi graciously offered the Embassy of Uganda a piece of land for the construction of the Chancery. 
  • The land is identified as Plot 8467/C and located in Kiyange - Buterere.
  • 03 buildings on approximately 3.25 acres.
  • 1,865 Square-meters main chancery building.
  • Construction planning since 2015.
  • In October 2017, construction of the Chancery commenced.
  • Construction completed December 2020.
  • Home to 50% Burundian staff.


Features

  • Use of green sustainable energy
  • Use of technology
  • Cafeteria