Victoria is the founder of Uganda Community Cultural Centre (operating as Speakers Forum) which
promotes reading through community libraries and trains people in debate, public
speaking and advocacy.
She is a former Minister of Agriculture in the Ugandan government, a post she held from 1986 to 1995.
After politics, Victoria became United Nations Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) Sub Regional Representative to Eastern and Southern Africa, based at Harare, Zimbabwe (1995-2004).
She later served as the FAO's representative in Ethiopia to the African Union and to the Economic Community for Africa and in October 2006 she became the FAO's representative in China, Mongolia, and South Korea, a post she maintained until her retirement in 2011.