Commemorating 20 years of cooperation between the EAC and Germany
The GIZ-EAC Programme is looking back at 20 years of shared history. 20 Years – 20 Faces – 20 Results is a picture exhibition at the headquarters of the EAC showcasing and illustrating the cooperation between the East African Community and Germany and the progress it brought for East African citizens.
From Sunday 2nd to Friday 7th of September, GIZ’s “Support to the EAC Integration Process” Programme conducted an expert exchange on “Fiscal Policy in a Monetary Union” for delegates from the Ministries of Finance and Revenue Authorities of the Member States of the East African Community (EAC) as well as the EAC Secretariat.
On 18 September 2018, the East African Community Secretariat launched its Gender Policy. The Policy seeks an inclusive Community which guarantees equal rights and opportunities for women and men, boys and girls. The policy was approved by the Council of Ministers and will now be the guideline to follow in all gender-related matters at the EAC.
To better cope with ongoing industrial transformation processes and a further increase of global business, international strategic partnerships have to be strengthened. This is the intention of “Creating Perspectives: Business for Development (East Africa)”. The initiative is calling for East African SMEs for trainings and partnerships with the German Industry. Apply now!
The 6th Annual SG’s Forum, held in Nairobi, Kenya from 23 to 24 July 2018 under the theme ‘Strategizing for impact: people-centred and market-driven integration’ gives a voice to civil society and private sector organizations and to the citizens of the EAC
Speak out and be heard is the theme of this year’s festival. The GIZ-EAC programme provides a stage for voices telling their personal story of regional integration.