|1/2/2013||The National Standards Council Staff and Administration meeting was held at UNBS Boardroom, Nakawa|
A consultation meeting was held by UNBS together with Hon. Minister of Trade, Industry and Cooperatives for members of Uganda Motor industry Association on Pre-Verification of Conformity to Standards (PVoC) Programme
UNBS attended meeting with Members of Parliament on the Sessional Committee on Tourism, Trade and Industry discuss the draft Committee Report to Parliament on the UNBS Amendment Bill 2010.
Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS) in partnership with ASARECA organized a three-day Regional Inception Workshop on “Enhancing Adoption of Harmonized Standards in Eastern and Central Africa” at Hotel Africana, Kampala, Uganda. The Workshop was funded by the Association for Strengthening Agricultural Research in Eastern and Central Africa (ASARECA). The Workshop participants were from Rwanda, Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda.
|14/2/2013||The Minister of Trade, Industry and Cooperatives handed over a Motor Vehicle to UNBS, procured under the Economic Partnership Agreement Related Trade and Private Sector Support (EPA-TAPSS) programme. At the same function 5 Motor Cycles were handed over to District Commercial Officers of Lira, Mbarara, Jinja, and Iganga to be used for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) activities. The handover ceremony took place at UNBS Headquarters, Nakawa.|
Training in Corporate Governance for NSC members, Managers and Division Heads in Corporate Governance held at Royal Suits Hotel, Bugolobi. The training was facilitated by Consultants from Uganda Management Institute.
UNBS hosted a delegation from South Africa Bureau of Standards (SABS) as a follow up of a Memorandum of Understanding signed in January 2011 during the Inaugural Session of the Joint Trade Committee between the Republic of Uganda and South Africa.
|21/2/2013||The East African Business Council (EABC) Regional Validation Workshop on Prioritisation of EAC Standards and Technical Regulations in EAC at Imperial Royale Hotel, Kampala|
|21/2/2013||Sensitization meeting for members of Uganda National Chamber of Commerce and Industry (UNCCI) on Pre-Verification of Conformity to Standards (PVoC) Programme at Uganda Manufacturers’ Association Hall|
|21-22/2/2013||Delegation from National Authority for the Campaign Against Alcohol and Drug Abuse (NACADA), Kenya benchmarking visit on the Waragi Sector in Uganda|
The 3rd East African Committee Technical Management Board meeting to be held on 25th and 26th February 2013 in Nairobi, Kenya and thereafter, a visit by the EAC Team to Kenya Bureau of Standards (KEBS) to familiarize with operations of PVoC and other conformity assessment activities on 27th and 28th February 2013.
Retreat of Cabinet Ministers, Ministers of State, Permanent Secretaries, Heads of Public Agencies and representatives of Local Governments to consider Government Half-Annual Performance Reports for the Financial Year 2012/13 to be held at the New Government Building - OPM Block