The delegation of Uganda scientists and innovators and government officials led by Minister of science, technology and innovation Elioda Tumwesigye is in Moscow Russian to sign a Memorandum of Understanding on Scientific, Technical and Innovative Cooperation between Ugandan Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation and the Ministry of Science and Higher Education of the Russian Federation. The visiting run from the 09th to 13th April 2019.
The embassy of Uganda in Moscow also added that Moscow International Education Fair met the Minister of Science and Higher Education of the Russian Federation and met the Rector of Pushkin State University of Russian Languages.
Hon. Tumwesigye made a public lecture at Pushkin State University of Russian Languages on Vision 2040, Uganda’s Development Strategy and how Russia can participate in its implementation.
The Minister also met the Ugandan students in Moscow and the Deputy Minister of Digital Development, Communications and Mass Media of the Russian Federation, Hon. Alexey Volin.
Hon. Tumwesigye will be visiting the Ordzhonikidze Russian State Mineral Exploration University and the Presidium of the Russian Academy of Science for bilateral meetings as well.