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 VISIONTo play a leading role in increasing employment opportunities in Uganda.
OUR MISSIONTo actively source and secure external employment for majority of the youth of Uganda that is unemployed within the country
OUR VALUESMaintaining ethical standards and professionalism,Promoting unity,development and welfare of everyone
We meet the unanswered questions of the employers,job seekers and agencies in the industry.
Our Current Statistics
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.
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.
We have well experiences and hardworking staff with all qualities of leadership to serve our esteemed Ugandans at any time
Maj. Gen. Robert RusookeUAERA Patron
Mr. Baker AkantambiraBoard ChairPerson
Dr. Ismail TamaleTreasurer
Mr. Ibrahim Karim BogereBoard Vice Person
Mr. Yusuf TahaiseBoard Member
For More Information Contact us through the available Address or Location Provided Below
BMK House Suite, 411, Plot 4,Nyabong Road, Kololo.