Germany commits Euros 35 million to EAC for Immunization Programme

East African Community Secretariat Headquarters, Arusha - Tanzania Aug 13, 2019

The Federal Republic of Germany has committed Euro 35 million to East African Community to be invested in vaccination programmes in the Partner States.

Speaking at the EAC headquarters,  Senior Policy Officer from the German Federal ... Read More

EAC Chiefs of Prisons/Correctional Services meet in Kampala

East African Community Secretariat Headquarters, Arusha - Tanzania Jul 18, 2019

The Chiefs of Prisons/Correctional services of the EAC Partner States held an Extra-Ordinary Meeting in Kampala,Uganda from 11th to 12th July 2019. The meeting was convened to validate and adopt a Capacity Building Training Needs Asse ... Read More

Court grants interim order restraining the Inter-University Council for East Africa from recruiting Chief Research & Innovation Coordination Officer

East African Community Secretariat Headquarters, Arusha - Tanzania Jul 18, 2019

The First Instance Division granted an interim order restraining the Inter-University Council for East Africa (IUCEA) from pursuing the recruitment process in respect of the position of Chief Research and Innovation Coordination Officer, until ... Read More

Thirty Five (35) EAC Priority Infrastructure Projects Completed

East African Community Secretariat Headquarters, Arusha - Tanzania Jul 18, 2019

A total of 35 out of 286 projects identified by the East African Community Heads of State as priority infrastructure  development projects have been completed and are now operational.

The EAC Heads of State Joint Retreat on Infrastru ... Read More

Court dismisses Burundi case challenging the election of the 4th EALA Speaker

East African Community Secretariat Headquarters, Arusha - Tanzania Jul 18, 2019

The First Instance Division dismissed a case filed by the government of Burundi challenging the process of electing the Speaker of the 4th East African Legislative Assembly (EALA), which was carried out on 19th December. 2017 without ... Read More

Assembly Approves EAC Budget Proposals for Financial Year 2019/2020

East African Community Secretariat Headquarters, Arusha - Tanzania Jul 18, 2019

The Assembly has approved the EAC Budget estimates for the Financial Year 2019/20.

The EAC Budget presented to the House last week by the Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs and East African Cooperation, United Republic of Tanzania, Hon D ... Read More

AU Partners with the EAC to promote Kiswahili as a Language of Wider Communication in Africa

East African Community Secretariat Headquarters, Arusha - Tanzania Jul 9, 2019

The African Union has partnered with the EAC to set the pace for the recognition and promotion of Kiswahili as a Language of Wider Communication in the whole of Africa. Under The Dar-es-Salaam Framework of Action adopted by t ... Read More

EAC-IGAD-IOC launch Advanced Training for Police Officers on Criminal Investigations

East African Community Secretariat Headquarters, Arusha - Tanzania Apr 25, 2019

The East African Community, in partnership with the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) and the Indian Ocean Commission have over the last three years been implementing the ESA-IO Maritime Security Strategy with a Euro 37.5 Millio ... Read More

Foreign Direct Investment in East Africa fell in 2018 - UNCTAD

East African Community Secretariat Headquarters, Arusha - Tanzania Apr 12, 2019

Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) inflows to East Africa fell by 14% in 2018, this is according to the UN Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD).

UNCTAD says that the fall in FDI inflows to East Africa was significant, adding that it ... Read More

EALA in attendance at the 140th IPU Assembly in Doha…as Hon Dr Oburu Oginga addresses the gathering

East African Community Secretariat Headquarters, Arusha - Tanzania Apr 10, 2019

The 140th Inter-Parliamentary Union Assembly commenced in Qatar, this week (April 6-10, 2019) with over 1000 MPs from 160 Parliaments globally, in attendance to deliberate on issues under the umbrella theme of “Parliaments a ... Read More