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If you are planning to travel to our office for registration, interview or training, be mindful of the SOPs and wear your face mask to keep safe. We have also put in place a wash hand basin at the gate for you to wash your hands.

Travel from Category 1 Countries , as defined by the Ministry of Health, remain Suspended except returning Ugandans until communication from President

Please don’t be a Covidiot! Wear your mask at all times to protect yourself, loved ones and people around you.

Facts about the labour externalization monitoring fund which we clearly highlighted during our presser on 19th November 2019

About Us

The Uganda Association of External Recruitment Agencies (UAERA) started in 2013. Currently it has a membership of 206 members as per 19th July 2021. We an umbrella of agencies professionally working together to spur growth of external recruitment in Uganda. UAERA regulates and monitors the activities of member agencies together with Ministry of Gender, Labour and Social Development, which is our regulating body that ensures every company is licensed to externalize labour.

Our member agencies source job opportunities from all over the world. The major destination countries are in the Middle East, where the economies are sustainable and therefore creating jobs.

OUR VISION

To play a leading role in increasing employment opportunities in Uganda.

OUR MISSION

To actively source and secure external employment for majority of the youth of Uganda that is unemployed within the country

OUR VALUES

Maintaining ethical standards and professionalism,Promoting unity,development and welfare of everyone

Jobs Abroad

We meet the unanswered questions of the employers,job seekers and agencies in the industry.

  • Drivers
  • Teachers
  • House Maids
  • Engineers
  • Receptionists
  • Hotel Personnel
  • Information Technology
  • Garment | Toiloring & Laundary
  • Doctors
  • Security
  • Cleaners
  • Baggage Handlers
  • Factory Workers
  • Sales And Services
  • Workshop Techinicians
  • Swimming Pool Attendants

Our Current Statistics

Services Offered 30%
No. of Uaera Members 40%
No.of Companies 75%
Domestic Workers 100%

Achievements

As a sector, increase in Uganda's foreign earning through remittances by Uganda workers abroad standing at USD 1.3BN globally and USD 700M for those working in the Middle East countries alone.

Acquisition of skills and capital that the returning ugandan migrant workers are ale to apply on the Uganda market.

Grown in the standard of living for the families of those working abroad because of better salaries being earned.

The number of members has gradually increased from 13 members in 2013 to 216 members in 2021.

Establishment of a reception Center in Entebbe that offers Psychosocial support to returning Ugandan migrant workers irrespective of the country they are from.

Call To Action

Our members are licensed by the ministry of GLSD under the following laws and regulations.

The employment ACT No.6, 2006.

Statuary instrument No.62 of 2005

The prevention of Trafficking in persons Act No.6, 2009.

The Uganda Citizenship and Immigration control Act.

The National Security Act.

Portfolio

UAERA regulates and monitors the activities of member agencies together with Ministry of Gender, Labour and Social Development, which is our regulating body that ensures every company is licensed to externalize labour.

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Team

We have well experiences and hardworking staff with all qualities of leadership to serve our esteemed Ugandans at any time

Maj. Gen. Robert Rusooke

UAERA Patron

Mr. Baker Akantambira

Board ChairPerson

Dr. Ismail Tamale

Treasurer

Mr. Ibrahim Karim Bogere

Board Vice Person

Mr. Yusuf Tahaise

Board Member

Contact

For More Information Contact us through the available Address or Location Provided Below

Location:

BMK House Suite, 411, Plot 4,Nyabong Road, Kololo.

Call:

0788708000