UN Public Holidays in Uganda

Below is the list of Government of Uganda holidays and those that will be observed by the United Nations in 2020. Please see explanatory notes below;

Day & Date UN Holiday observed on Government of Uganda
Wednesday, 1 January 2020 Wednesday, 1 January New Year's Day
Sunday, 26 January 2020   Liberation Day
Sunday, 16 February 2020   Archbishop Janan Luwum Day
Sunday, 8 March 2020   International Women's Day
Friday, 10 April 2020 Friday, 10 April 2020 Good Friday
Monday, 13 April 2020 Monday, 13 April 2020 Easter Monday
Friday, 1 May 2020 Friday, 1 May 2020 Labour Day
Wednesday, 3 June 2020   Martyr's Day
Saturday, 23 May 2020 Monday, 25 May 2020 Eid-el-Fitr*
Tuesday, 9 June 2020   Heroes Day
Thursday, 30 July 2020 Thursday, 30 July 2020 Eid-al-Adha*
Friday, 9 October 2020 Friday, 9 October 2020 Independence Day
Saturday, 24 October 2020 Friday, 23 October 2020 United Nations Day
Friday, 25 December 2020 Friday, 25 December 2020 Christmas Day
Saturday, 26 December 2020 Monday, 28 December Boxing Day

* The exact date for these two Eid holidays will depend upon sighting of the moon.

1. The Government of Uganda has designated 14 official holidays.

2. The UN will observe 10 holidays out of the 14.