Germany Commits 37 Million Euros to Support Regional Integration in East Africa

Germany Commits 37 Million Euros to Support Regional Integration in East Africa

The Federal Republic of Germany and the East African Community (EAC) successfully concluded bilateral negotiations on development cooperation on 30 September 2015 in Arusha. Germany committed a total of 37 million euros in grants to the EAC for 2016-2018, highlighting the strong commitment to support the integration process in East Africa.

Building Economic Partnerships: 1st German-Africa Business Summit in Berlin

Building Economic Partnerships: 1st German-Africa Business Summit in Berlin

The 1st German Africa Business Summit held from Monday 7th – 8th September 2015 brought together over 500 German businesses and Federal Government senior officials that wish to prospect and facilitate acquisition of business opportunities in Africa.

“Achieving gender equality is more than 50:50 representation”

“Achieving gender equality is more than 50:50 representation”

…. “It is also about offering women equal opportunities to participate fully in the socio-economic and political development of their individual countries and communities at large,”

Ousmane Sembène Award / Zanzibar International Film Festival 2015 (ZIFF)

Ousmane Sembène Award / Zanzibar International Film Festival 2015 (ZIFF)

The prestigious Ousmane Sembène was handed over for the 6th time to films which contribute to the development of the African continent and its people. German Development Cooperation (GIZ) is the main sponsor of the prize.

TUJIJENGE – Let’s Do Things Differently!

TUJIJENGE – Let’s Do Things Differently!

ON THE AFTERNOON of June 25, spectators peeping though the fence surrounding the East African Community Headquarters in Arusha could have behold some amazing sights: about 80 grown-up professionals could be seen roaming around the premises, apparently deeply involved in play.