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Hon. Dr Odette Nyiramilimo presents the Report of the Committee on General Purpose on the Oversight Activity on the Legal Framework and implementation of policies on the Rights of the Child in the EAC Partner States

19 August 2015

The EAC needs as a matter of priority to embrace a regional approach to combat child-related criminal acts, the Assembly has recommended.

Hon. Mukasa Mbidde, Chair of the Committee on Trade and Investments presents the report to the House

18 August 2015

The Assembly wants the region to prioritise harmonisation of investment initiatives and incentives if the bloc is to be promoted as a single investment area.

EAC Secretary-General Amb. Dr Richard Sezibera stresses a point during the meeting with Kansas State Governor Sam Brownback

17 August 2015

The Secretary-General of the East African Community, Amb. Dr Richard Sezibera, concluded a three-day visit to the State of Kansas, United States of America.

Dr Dhirendra Shah, FEAPM Chairman (3rd left), handing over medical supplies to Hon. Jesca Eriyo, EAC Deputy Secretary-General in charge of Productive and Social Sectors. Also present in the ceremonial handing over are Dr Ashvin Pandya, Board Member of FEAPM (2nd left); Hon. Philemon Mateke, Uganda’s Minister of State for Regional Cooperation (grey suit); Hon. Amantus Msole, Deputy Permanent Secretary for MEACA Tanzania (2nd right); Commissioner Rona from MEACA Uganda and EAC senior staff members

14 August 2015

The East African Secretariat has received a donation of various essential medicines and health supplies from the Federation of East African Pharmaceutical Manufacturers (FEAPM) for emergency humanitarian assistance to Burundi refugees’ camps in Kigoma region of Tanzania and Eastern Province of Rw

14 August 2015

The Defence Forces of the EAC Partner States (Burundi, Kenya, Rwanda, Uganda and Tanzania) will hold the 9th Edition of the East African Military Games and Cultural Event from 15 to 26 August 2015 at the Mandela National Stadium in Kampala, Mukono and Jinja in the Republic of Uganda.

Group photo: (L-R) EAC Deputy Secretary-General in charge of Productive and Social Sectors, Hon. Jesca Eriyo; Federal Republic of Germany’s Ambassador to the United Republic of Tanzania and Representative to the EAC, Amb. Egon Kochanke; Director Sub-Saharan Africa, German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development, Mrs Gudrun Grosse Wiesmann; EAC Deputy Secretary-General in charge of Planning and Infrastructure, Dr Enos Bukuku and EAC Deputy Secretary-General in charge of Finance and Admin.

14 August 2015

The Federal Republic of Germany announced today a new commitment to the East African Community (EAC). In total, 30 million euros will be invested in vaccines and health supply chain management.

The EALA Speaker, Rt Hon. Daniel F. Kidega presents EALA Publications to the WFD Regional Director, Africa and Europe, Mr George Kunnath (right) as WFD Senior Program Manager, Ms Majda Elbeid looks on

12 August 2015

EALA Speaker, Rt Hon. Daniel F. Kidega is rooting for enhanced and dynamic modes of communication to strengthen the regional integration process.

12 August 2015

The East African Legislative Assembly (EALA) resumes business next week in Kampala, Uganda. The Plenary which takes place from Monday, 16th August 2015 to Friday, 28th August 2015 is the First Meeting of the Fourth Session of the Third Assembly.

The head of the Rwandan delegation, Mr Nathan Rwakasaija (left), with EAC Deputy Secretaries-General Hon. Jesca Eriyo (Productive and Social Sectors) and Mr Charles Njoroge (Political Federation) during the opening of the Senior Officials session of the 32nd Council of Ministers Meeting at the EAC Secretariat

10 August 2015

The 32nd Meeting of the East African Community Council of Ministers started this morning with the session of Senior Officials at the EAC Headquarters in Arusha, Tanzania.

EAC Secretary-General Amb. Dr Richard Sezibera addresses the Pre-Budget Conference

07 August 2015

The East African Community will in November this year launch a Private Sector Fund with the aim of deepening the participation of the private sector in the EAC integration process.

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