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UOC held the National Workshop on the Sustainable Sport and Environment Toolkit

May 8, 2018

The Uganda Olympic Committee through its Sustainability in Sport Commission held a National Workshop on the Sustainable Sport and Environment Toolkit that was held on the 27 – 28 April 2018 at Torino Restaurant in Lugogo. The Workshop was meant to address the rate of poor waste management, lack of environmental responsibility within the Ugandan …

Team Uganda out perform at the just concluded Commonwealth Games

May 4, 2018

Uganda participated in the 21st Commonwealth Games with 69 athletes and 34 officials. The team comprised of 11 sports disciplines; 9 individual sports and 2 teams. In addition to this, Government officials from Ministry of Education and Sports, National Council of Sports and Uganda High Commission in Australia as well as Members of Parliament attended …

Team Body, will and mind emerge as Champions for the Olympic Debate Champs 2018

March 3, 2018

The Uganda Olympic committee (UOC) under its culture and education commission organised the fourth edition of the Olympic Values Debate championship 2018 at the Gems Cambridge International Kampala on the 24th of February 2018. The tournament saw 25 schools grouped in five Olympic values i.e. pursuit of excellence, fair play, joy of effort, respect and …

UOC HELD ITS 2018 ANNUAL GENERAL ASSEMBLY

February 14, 2018

The Uganda Olympic Committee/ Commonwealth Games Association of Uganda held its Annual General Meeting that was held on February 10, 2018 at their offices in Lugogo. The President welcomed delegates to the Annual General Meeting and in his remarks noted that: The UOC Constitution had been amended to include the Commonwealth Games Association of Uganda …

UOC LAUNCHED THE OLYMPISM 365 INITIATIVE

February 13, 2018

The Uganda Olympic Committee (UOC) under the Culture and Education commission launched the Olympism 365 at their head offices in Lugogo Kampala on the 9th of February 2018. The initiative is derived from the notion that there are 365 days in a year. With this in mind the organisation seeks to roll out a programme …

UOC HELD A FITNESS WEEK CAMPAIGN IN PARTERNSHIP WITH THROW IT BACK

February 12, 2018

The Uganda Olympic Committee (UOC) under the Sport for Social Development embarked on yet another fitness week campaign in Mukono on the 19th of January 2018. This was in partnership with the Throw It Back Foundation, an organization that seeks to raise funds for the underprivileged in society through sport. The activity which targeted the …

Season’s Greetings

December 19, 2017

The Management and Staff of the Uganda Olympic Committee would like to wish all its stakeholders and well-wishers a Merry Christmas and a Prosperous New year.

UOC HELD THE 2ND EDITION OF THE INTERNATIONAL SPORTS LAW SEMINAR AT SHERATON HOTEL, KAMPALA

December 4, 2017

The Uganda Olympic Committee (UOC) under its Legal and Ethics Commission organized the 2nd International Sports Law seminar from the 24th – 26th of November 2017 at Sheraton Hotel, Kampala. Over 30 legal experts and sports administrators from all over Africa attended the 2nd edition of the International Sports law seminar for English and French …

Sudden Death of our Treasurer

October 18, 2017

It was with profound shock and a deep sense of loss that we received the news of the sudden passing of our brother, friend and Treasurer, the late Godfrey Nuwagaba. No amounts of words can express our sorrow at this point in time, but we remain eternally and forever grateful to his service to the …

UOC HELD THE WOMEN IN SPORT APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAM 2017

October 3, 2017

The The Uganda Olympic Committee (UOC) under the Gender diversity in sport Commission held the Women in Sport Apprenticeship Program on the 29th September – 1st October, 2017 at Tal Cottages in Kasubu. UOC is committed to creating an inclusive and gender equality sporting community in Uganda. The efforts are only concentrated on empowering women …