List of Uganda-related topics


The Republic of Uganda is a land-linked sovereign country located in East Africa, bordered on the east by Kenya, the north by South Sudan, on the west by the Democratic Republic of the Congo, on the southwest by Rwanda, and on the south by Tanzania.[1] The southern part of the country includes a substantial portion of Lake Victoria, within which it shares borders with Kenya and Tanzania. Uganda takes its name from the Buganda kingdom, which encompassed a portion of the south of the country including the capital Kampala.

The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to Uganda:

General reference

Geography of Uganda

 Kenya 933 km
 Democratic Republic of the Congo 765 km
 South Sudan 435 km
 Tanzania 396 km
 Rwanda 169 km

Environment of Uganda


Natural geographic features of Uganda

Regions of Uganda

Main article: Regions of Uganda

Ecoregions of Uganda

Main articles: List of ecoregions in Uganda and Ecoregions in Uganda

Administrative divisions of Uganda

Districts of Uganda
Main article: Districts of Uganda

Uganda is divided into 80 districts across four administrative regions.

Counties of Uganda
Main article: Counties of Uganda

The districts of Uganda are divided into 146 counties, one city council, and thirteen municipalities.

Sub-counties of Uganda

The counties of Uganda are divided into sub-counties, which are further divided into parishes and villages.

Demography of Uganda

Government and politics of Uganda

Main article: Government of Uganda and Politics of Uganda

Branches of the government of Uganda

Main article: Government of Uganda

Executive branch of the government of Uganda

Legislative branch of the government of Uganda

Judicial branch of the government of Uganda

Main article: Judiciary of Uganda
  • Supreme Court of Uganda
  • Courts of appeal of Uganda - judges are appointed by the president and approved by the legislature
  • High courts of Uganda - judges are appointed by the president
  • Magistrate's courts of Uganda

Foreign relations of Uganda

International organization membership

The Republic of Uganda is a member of:[1]

Law and order in Uganda

Main article: Law of Uganda

Military of Uganda

Main article: Military of Uganda

Local government in Uganda

Main article: Uganda Local Governments Association

History of Uganda

Main article: History of Uganda, Timeline of the history of Uganda, and Current events of Uganda

Culture of Uganda

Main article: Culture of Uganda

Art in Uganda

  • Art in Uganda
  • Cinema of Uganda
  • Literature of Uganda
  • Music of Uganda
  • Television in Uganda
  • Theatre in Uganda

Sports in Uganda

Main article: Sports in Uganda

Economy and infrastructure of Uganda

Main article: Economy of Uganda

Education in Uganda

Main article: Education in Uganda

Health in Uganda

Main article: Health in Uganda

See also

Main article: Uganda

References

External links

Atlas of Uganda

  • The World Factbook
  • DMOZ
  • includes Background Notes, Country Study and major reports
  • Atlas of Uganda
  • Uganda Tourism Board
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