Uganda Hosts African Telecommunications Standards Meeting

PRESS RELEASE Kampala, October 6, 2019 – Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) is set to host Africa’s second regional preparatory meeting for the forthcoming World Telecommunications Standards Assembly (WTSA-20) from 7-11th October 2019 at the Imperial Golf View Hotel in Entebbe. WTSA is one of the structures of the International Telecommunications Union (ITU), a specialised United Nations agency responsible for Information and Communication Technology related matters. … Continue reading Uganda Hosts African Telecommunications Standards Meeting

INVITATION FOR BIDS

PROCUREMENT REFERENCE NO:  UCC/NCONS/19-20/00009 PROVISION OF SERVICES FOR EVENTS MANAGEMENT FOR INFORMAL SECTOR DIGITAL SKILLS ENHANCEMENT PROGRAM IN NORTHERN, WESTERN, NORTH WESTERN & ALBERTINE REGIONS 1.  The Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) has allocated funds to be used for provision of services for Events management under the Rural communications Development Fund (RCDF) 2.  The Uganda Communications Commission now invites sealed bids from eligible bidders for provision … Continue reading INVITATION FOR BIDS

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS

FOR A DATA COLLECTION FACILITATOR FOR THE NATIONAL INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY (ICT) GENDER SURVEY FOR UGANDA As attention to the issue of the global digital divide has increased, so too has focus on the theme of the growing digital gender divide. The observed digital inequalities in digital access and use frequently mirror inequalities found offline. Women are lagging in reaping digital dividends just as … Continue reading CALL FOR APPLICATIONS

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS FOR A DATA COLLECTION FACILITATOR

THE UGANDA COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION IS CALLING FOR APPLICATIONS FOR A DATA COLLECTION FACILITATOR FOR THE 2019 STUDY ON CHILDREN ONLINE IN UGANDA The internet is a powerful tool through which a person can easily get a substantial amount of information and knowledge, including access to free online classes.  However, children typically use the internet to interact socially, to play games, and to watch videos The … Continue reading CALL FOR APPLICATIONS FOR A DATA COLLECTION FACILITATOR

UCC commissions 22 broadband base stations

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE BUSADE , JINJA MAY 30 – The Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) in partnership with telecom giant MTN Uganda under the Rural Communications Development Fund (RCDF) launched 22 3G base stations marking the start of the much anticipated network capable of covering the entire country with broadband internet service. The first 22 mega smart sites were all launched on Thursday with main event … Continue reading UCC commissions 22 broadband base stations

Employment Opportunities

Uganda Communications Commission (the Commission) is positioning its self to become a World Class Communications Regulator and now seeks to recruit nine (9) individuals for the vacant positions below with proven skills and competencies to assist the team in achieving this goal. Senior Officer Public Relations       Senior Officer Litigation Senior Officer Applications Development   Officer Monitoring & Compliance Engineering    Officer Telecom Compliance   Officer … Continue reading Employment Opportunities

CALL FOR PAPERS

  Makerere University (College of Engineering, Design, Art and Technology- CEDAT) in collaboration with the Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) shall host the 5th National Conference on Communications (NCC 2019).  The NCC provides a national forum for presentations of outputs of peer-reviewed research into a solution for local challenges and proposals to improve ICTs in Uganda. NCC thus provides an opportunity to build capacity and strengthen … Continue reading CALL FOR PAPERS

Uganda brings the best as Pearl of Africa to the Cannes Film Festival for Pavillon Afriques

Uganda  Join 15 other countries from Africa, the Caribbean, Europe, North and South America From the 14th to the 25th of May 2019, Ugandan delegates will join the rest of the world for Pavillon Afrique at the prestigious Cannes Film Festival in France. In its first year at Cannes, Pavillon Afriques is designed set to become the busiest, unique, networking and business hub at the … Continue reading Uganda brings the best as Pearl of Africa to the Cannes Film Festival for Pavillon Afriques

SIM CARD VALIDATION AND DEACTIVATION

This is clarification on the ongoing SIM card validation exercise by Telecom operators, leading up to the 1st May 2019 deactivation; please find vital information for consideration below: A customer who registered using their NIN and Name – there is no action required. You will not be affected by the upcoming deactivation. Note, no action is required. A customer with more than one number of … Continue reading SIM CARD VALIDATION AND DEACTIVATION