Institutional Structure

The Mission is headed by the Permanent Representative who is also an Ambassador representing Uganda to the Swiss Confederation, the World Trade Organization, the United Nations and other International Organizations based in Geneva. The Deputy Permanent Representative who has also usually been an Ambassador assists the Permanent Representative and takes charge of the Mission during the absence of the Permanent Representative. The Consular and administrative activities of the Mission are handled by the Head of Chancery who is also the Accounting Officer of the Mission.

As illustrated in the Mission Organigram shown below, the Mission has technical, administrative, and support Staff. The technical Staff is engaged in participating in the work of WTO, UN Agencies and other International Organizations in Geneva. The administrative Staff is engaged in the administrative activities of the Mission. The support Staff is in charge of the transportation and office maintenance at the Mission.