Civil Society Statement on the current state of play of the EPAs after the European Commission´s latest ultimatum

On 8th September 2016, the 17th Extra-Ordinary Meeting of the Summit of the EAC Heads of State is taking place in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. The 17th Extra-Ordinary Summit will be considering; The EAC Council of Ministers Report on EU-EAC Economic Partnership Agreement;  His Excellency President Mkapa’s Report on the Inter-Burundi Dialogue;  Council Report on matters relating to the Republic of South Sudan;  Swearing in of the new Deputy Secretary General from the Republic of Rwanda.   In regards to the  above, kindly find attached:Civil Society Statement on the current…

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EALA AGREES TO COLLABORATE WITH EACSOF

PRESS RELEASE  4th September 2016 The East African Civil Society Organization’s Forum (EACSOF) Secretariat led by the Secretary General on 30th August 2016 met the General Purpose Committee of the East African Legislative Assembly (EALA). The EALA legislators most of whom before the meeting did not know much about EACSOF appreciated the gesture, saying that the meeting made them to understand more the about aims of EACSOF and the strategic positioning of EACSOF in ensuring a people centered EAC regional cooperation and Integration process. Among the key agreement was that…

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