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Uganda

Greece is represented in Uganda through parallel accreditation of its Embassy in Nairobi, while Uganda is represented in Greece through its Embassy in Rome.

Political Relations

Bilateral relations are very good.

The number of Greek community members in Uganda is limited and does not exceed 20 persons.

The Orthodox Holy Diocese of Uganda operates under the Patriarchate of Alexandria. It carries out a notable social and educational role. Development assistance provided by Greece contributed to the creation of a medical centre which offers its services free of charge to local inhabitants in need. The Holy Diocese's seat also houses a nursery, a primary school and a high-school.

Cultural Relations and Greek Community

The Greek community in Uganda is very small. It numbers no more than 15 persons. The political instability of the ‘80s and ‘90s let to the departure of Greeks from the country, mostly to Kenya.

The Orthodox Holy Diocese of Uganda operates under the Patriarchate of Alexandria. It carries out a notable social and educational role. Through development assistance programmes funded by the Foreign Ministry’s Hellenic Aid, a medical centre has been set up and offers its services free of charge to local inhabitants in need. The Holy Diocese's seat also houses a nursery, a primary school and a high-school.

Useful Information

Click here for information regarding the visa requirements for Greek citizens who want to travel to Uganda.

Click here for information regarding visa requirements for citizens of Uganda who want to travel to Greece.

Uganda -Contact details for Greek Missions

Competent Authority: Greek Embassy in Nairobi, Kenya

Honorary Consulate in Kampala

Address : P.O. Box 27198, Kampala, Uganda
Tel. : (00256414) 286961
Fax : (00256414) 286960
E-mail:

Honorary Consul : Konstantinos Nikolaidis

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