The U.S. Embassy in Uganda is the diplomatic mission of the United States of America in Uganda. It represents the interests of the U.S. government and its citizens in Uganda, and promotes bilateral relations between the two countries. The embassy provides a wide range of services to both American citizens and Ugandan nationals, including consular services, visa processing, and assistance with trade and investment opportunities.

The U.S. Embassy in Uganda is located in the capital city of Kampala. The embassy operates under the guidance of the U.S. Department of State and is headed by the U.S. Ambassador to Uganda.

The primary purpose of the U.S. Embassy in Uganda is to foster strong political, economic, and cultural ties between the United States and Uganda. Diplomatic staff at the embassy engage with Ugandan government officials, civil society organizations, and other stakeholders to promote democracy, human rights, and good governance.

In addition to its diplomatic functions, the U.S. Embassy provides consular services to American citizens residing in or visiting Uganda. These services include issuing passports, providing emergency assistance, and offering notarial services. The embassy also assists American citizens with voting while abroad and provides information on travel advisories and safety precautions.

Furthermore, the U.S. Embassy in Uganda plays a crucial role in facilitating trade and investment between the two countries. It supports American businesses seeking opportunities in Uganda by providing market intelligence, promoting trade events, and assisting with business partnerships. The embassy also works closely with Ugandan authorities to promote a favorable business environment and attract foreign direct investment.

The U.S. Embassy in Uganda collaborates with various Ugandan institutions and organizations on a wide range of issues such as health, education, agriculture, security, and environmental conservation. Through these partnerships, the embassy supports initiatives aimed at improving healthcare access, promoting education opportunities, enhancing agricultural productivity, and strengthening security cooperation.

Open jobs

  1. HIV Prevention, Care and Treatment Specialist | Kampala-2023-081 | Closing: November 13, 2023
  2. Statistician (Data Management and Statistics Team Lead) | Kampala-2022-082 | Closing: November 09, 2023
  3. Service Desk Analyst | Kampala-2023-080 | Closing: November 14, 2023
  4. Asset Management Clerk | Kampala-2023-083 | Closing: November 14, 2023
  5. Budget Analyst | Kampala-2023-084 | Closing: November 11, 2023
  6. Maintenance Mechanic-Generator | Kampala-2023-085 | Closing: November 11, 2023
  7. Contracts Management Specialist (CMS) | VA – No. 2023 – 004 | Closing: Monday November 06, 2023, 4:45pm