On the sidelines of the UNGA77 High Level week, Vice President Jessica Alupo has held a bilateral meeting with the Irish Prime Minister, Michael Martin.
The two leaders renewed their countries bilateral relations and agreed to further strengthen their cooperation.
H.E the Vice President expressed her appreciation towards the work done by the Government of Ireland in different areas, where she highlighted Education, Health, trade, tourism and investment, support of refugee programs social protection and governance.
The Vice President highlighted need to deepen economic and commercial ties where-in she highlighted investment opportunitiesin Afro- processing of coffee, tea, dairy and livestock, fruits, among others.
The Vice President further called upon Ireland to support Uganda’s regional efforts in conflict prevention and resolution.
Alupo will hold several other meetings with different areas to drum more investment portfolios for Uganda.