Tag Archives: EAC

The East African Community Celebrates International Women’s Day #beboldforchange

The East African Community (EAC), in cooperation with GIZ, set out to bring International Women’s Day to Arusha. With this year’s theme being “Women in the Changing World of Work: Planet 50-50 by 2030”, the events of 8th March, 2017 sought to encourage working women to be bold for change in order to reach the…
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Behind the Scenes of the IIDEA Selection Committee

A second call for applications from innovative organisations who are passionate about contributing to East African integration was sent out at the end of last year, this time for Rwanda and Burundi. Eight out of the twenty applications we received were eligible to be reviewed by the IIDEA Selection Committee on 2nd March, 2017. The…
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Tour d’EAC 2016: On the Road to Integration

As EAC integration advances, the inclusion of citizens from all levels of society remains one of the biggest challenges. Despite the strides made towards uniting this community of nations, many people are unaware of the rights and freedoms granted to them by achievements such as the Common Market Protocol. On the other hand, EAC policymakers…
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