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2021-JAN-13

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Republic of UGANDA
(Kampala)

EASTERN Region

Flag or logo since 1962-10-09*
EASTERN Region (en) + Mkoa wa MASHARIKI (sw)
Emblem or Symbol*

President Yoweri Museveni
(ruler of UGANDA since 1986-01-26)
Capital:Jinja - (Jinja)
Official languages: English (en) . Swahili (sw) .




11 Territories:

BUDAKA BUDAKA District  (Budaka)Local: BUDAKA District  (Budaka)
BUDUDA Kingdom of BUDUDA : Bubuda District  (Bududa)Local: Kingdom of BUDUDA : Bubuda District  (Buduuda)
BUSIA BUSIA District  (Busia)Local: BUSIA District  (Busia)
BUSOGA BUSOGA Confederation  (Bugembe)Local: BUSOGA Confederation (en) + Isebantu Kyabazinga BUSOGA (xog) + Shirikisho la BUSOGA (sw)  (Bugembe)
BUTALEJA BUTALEJA District  (Butaleja)Local: BUTALEJA District  (Butaleja)
ITESO ITESO State : Teso Sub-Region  (Soroti)Local: ITESO State : Teso Sub-Region (en) + Obuemorimor bwa ITESO (teo) + Ndogo ya Mkoa wa TESO (sw)  (Soroti)
KIBUKU KIBUKU District  (Kibuku)Local: KIBUKU District  (Kibuuku)
MASABA Bugisu Sub-Region : MASABA Kingdom  (Mbale)Local: Bugishu Sub-Region : MASABA Kingdom (en) + Ndogo ya Mkoa wa BUGISHU (sw) + Inzu MASAABA (myx)  (Mbale)
PALLISA PALLISA District  (Pallisa)Local: PALLISA District  (Pallisa)
SEBEI SEBEI Sub-Region  (Kapchorwa)Local: SEBEI Sub-Region (en) + Ndogo ya Mkoa wa SEBEI (sw)  (Kapchorwa)
TORORO TORORO District  (Tororo)Local: TORORO District (en) + Wilaya ya TORORO (sw)  (Tororo)




* The emblems shown for the subdivisions may in some cases be those of their capital.

Other Independent or Semi-Independent Polities within the 2021's internationally recognized Country boundaries:

ISLAMIC UGANDA Allied Democratic Forces-National Army for the Liberation of Uganda : ADF-NALU  (Ruwenzori Mountains)
TONGO-TONGOS Lord''s Resistance Army : LRA  (Kafia Kingi Area)
UGANDA Republic of UGANDA  (Kampala)


Other Territories or Entities within the 2021's internationally recognized Country boundaries:

ACHOLI Chieftaincy of the ACHOLI Sub-Region  (Gulu)
ALUR ALUR Kingdom  (Nebbi)
ANKOLE Unrecognized Kingdom of ANKOLE Sub-Region  (Mbarara)
ARINGA Chiefdom of ARINGA Sultanate  (Aringa)
BANYABINDI BANYABINDI Kingdom  (Banyabindi)
BARULI-BANYALA BARULI-BANYALA Kingdom  (Nakasongola + Kayonga)
BUGANDA Central Region : Kingdom of BUGANDA  (Kampala)
BUNYORO-KITARA Kingdom of BUNYORO-KITARA  (Hoima)
BUSONGORA Unrecognized Kingdom of BUSONGORA  (Muhokya)
JONAM JONAM Kingdom : Jonam Koch Chieftaincy  (Jonam)
KEBU YUU KEBU YUU Chieftaincy  (Kumira)
KOOKI Kingdom of KOOKI  (Rakai)
LANGO Chieftaincy of THE LANGO Sub-Region  (Lira)
NORTHERN UGANDA NORTHERN Region  (Gulu)
RWENZURURU RWENZURURU Kingdom  (Kasese)
RWENZURURU-KASESE RWENZURURU Sub-Region  (Kasese)
TORO Kingdom of TORO  (Fort Portal)
WESTERN UGANDA WESTERN Region  (Masindi)
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 Main Internet Sources

   * Base géographique, Archives nationales d'outre-mer (FR). For the administrative divisions of the former French dependencies.
   * Centennia Historical Atlas Software, ed. Centennia (US). For Europe, North Africa and Middle East historical maps.
   * Drapeaux d'Origine & d'Inspiration Françaises - DO&IF, SFV (FR). For French colonial flags.
   * Ethnologue: Languages of the World, SIL International (US). For languages codes.
   * Flags Of The World - FOTW, Rob Raeside (CA). For the current and historic flags of the world.
   * GeoNames, Geonames (CH). Geographical names database.
   * Google Books, Google (US). Online library used for specific sources.
   * Herald Dick Magazine, Herald Dick (FR). For some current and historic arms.
   * Heraldry of the World, by Ralf Hartemink (NL). For local emblems and arms.
   * L'aménagement linguistique dans le monde, by Jacques Leclerc, University of Laval (CA). For national linguistic policies.
   * National Arms and Emblems - Past and Present, by Hubert de Vries (NL). For historic national emblems and arms.
   * Numismondo - World Printed Money Picture Catalog, by Garry Saint, Esquire (US). For national currencies.
   * Omniatlas - Interactive atlas of World History, by Rick Westera (NZ). For some geopolitical maps.
   * Perry-Castañ:eda Library Map Collection, University of Texas at Austin (US). For some historical maps.
   * Population Statistics, by Jan Lahmeyer (NL). For historical regional demographies and areas.
   * Portale Storia, by Giovanni Fontana (IT). For photos of rulers.
   * ReliefWeb, by the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA). For maps of some administrative divisions.
   * Rulers.org, by Benjamin Schemmel (DE). For photos of rulers.
   * Statoids, by Gwillim Law (US). For historical administrative subdivisions.
   * The World Factbook, ed. Central Intelligence Agency (US). For the general data and profiles of the current countries.
   * United Nations Peacekeeping, United Nations (UNO). For the United Nations Missions.
   * Vexilla Mundi, by Mello Luchtenberg (NL). For flags of the world.
   * Vexillographia, by Viktor Lomantsov (RU). For flags of Russia and Soviet Union.
   * Wikimedia Commons, Wikimedia Foundation (US). Free-use pictures.
   * Wikipedia, Wikimedia Foundation (US). For general data, maps, sources, pictures.
   * World Heritage Centre, (UNESCO). For the selected photos of the countries.
   * World History at KMLA, by Alexander Ganse (DE). For historical maps and links by country.
   * World Statesmen, by Ben Cahoon (US). Main source for the historical polities and their rulers.

 Printed References

   * Atlas des empires and other books of Gérard Chaliand, ed. Payot (FR). General historical geopolitic data.
   * Atlas of the World's Languages, ed. Routledge (UK). Most complete world list of languages and dialects.
   * Flags Through the Ages and Accross the World, by Whitney Smith, ed. McGraw (US). Flags of the world.
   * Fragments d'Europe, by Michel Foucher, ed. Fayard (FR). For the post-Soviet Union polities.
   * L'État du Monde, ed. La Découverte (FR). Yearly geopolitic cover of the world.
   * Quid, by Dominique Frémy, ed. Plon (FR). Yearly encyclopedia that was useful for countries data.
   * Statoids printed version, by Gwillim Law (US). For historical administrative subdivisions.
   * The Times Atlas of the World, ed. Times Atlas (UK). Periodical atlas of the world with its supplementary list of administrative subdivisions.
   * World Christian Encyclopedia, by David B. Barrett, ed. Oxford University Press (UK). For world religious groups but also ethnological data. First inspiring source of Ethnia.org website's look.
   * World Paper Money, ed. Krause (US). For historical currencies.

   * others are added according to the consulted entity.

 




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