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Uganda is a landlocked country located in East Central Africa. It is bound by Rwanda, Lake Victoria and Tanzania to the south, Kenya to the east, Sudan to the north and Democratic Republic of the Congo (Zaire) to the west. Most of the country is a vast plateau with the main mountain ranges of Mufumbiro and Ruwenzori located in the west as well as Mt. Elgon to the east.
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== Getting started with Uganda research  ==
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== Jurisdictions  ==
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Uganda is divided into four administrative regions with 111 recently formed districts and one capital city (Kampala).
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*Central Region (23 Districts, capital city of Kampala)
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*Eastern Region (32 Districts)
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*Northern Region (30 Districts)
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*Western Region (26 Districts) 
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More on [[Uganda jurisdictions|Uganda jurisdictions]]. {{Wikipedia|Districts of Uganda}}
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* [http://www.rootsweb.com/~jfuller/gen_mail_country-uga.html#AFR-UGANDA Uganda Mailing Lists]
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* [http://ugandan.worldvitalrecords.com/ Ugandan Genealogy Search]
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*[[Uganda Archives and Libraries|Archives and Libraries]]
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*[[Uganda Languages|Languages]]
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*[[Uganda Military Records|Military Records]]
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*[[Uganda Nobility|Nobility]]
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*[[Uganda Names, Personal|Personal Names]]
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*[[Uganda Schools|Schools]]
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*[[Uganda Social Life and Customs|Social Life and Customs]]
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Revision as of 21:39, 12 May 2012

Uganda is a landlocked country located in East Central Africa. It is bound by Rwanda, Lake Victoria and Tanzania to the south, Kenya to the east, Sudan to the north and Democratic Republic of the Congo (Zaire) to the west. Most of the country is a vast plateau with the main mountain ranges of Mufumbiro and Ruwenzori located in the west as well as Mt. Elgon to the east.

Getting started with Uganda research

Jurisdictions

Uganda is divided into four administrative regions with 111 recently formed districts and one capital city (Kampala).

Regions:

  • Central Region (23 Districts, capital city of Kampala)
  • Eastern Region (32 Districts)
  • Northern Region (30 Districts)
  • Western Region (26 Districts)
More on Uganda jurisdictions.
Wikipedia
Wikipedia has more about this subject: Districts of Uganda

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