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EAC and Germany sign additional $11.5 Million to support the Lake Victoria Basin Commission

East African Community Headquarters, Arusha, Tanzania, 17th November, 2021: The East African Community (EAC) and the Federal Republic of Germany have today firmed up their longstanding cooperation by signing an additional US$11.5 million financing agreement to support water resource management at the Lake Victoria Basin Commission (LVBC).

Germany further committed an additional US$12.6 million to support the digitalization of trade and integration in the bloc, EAC pandemic preparedness and in integrating the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA).

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EAC and the Federal Republic of Germany sign USD35 MIllion Agreement set to boost livelihoods

East African Community Headquarters, Arusha, Tanzania, 8th November, 2021: The East African Community (EAC) and Germany sign Agreements on technical and financial cooperation worth up to USD 35 million in the areas of integrated water resource management, economic integration and pandemic preparedness

H.E. the Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany to Tanzania, Regine Hess and the Secretary General of the East African Community (EAC) Hon. (Dr.) Peter Mathuki have today signed technical and financial cooperation worth up to USD 35 million between the Government of the Federal Republic of Germany and the East African Community (EAC).

These agreements pave the way for the implementation of three new joint development projects.

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Germany commits to deepening collaboration with EAC

East African Community Headquarters, Arusha, Tanzania, 6th September 2021: The Federal Republic of Germany has committed to continue collaborating with the East African Community by supporting regional development programmes and strengthening the integration process.

This follows a virtual joint steering committee meeting by the EAC- German Development Cooperation meeting held today.

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(L-R) KfW Country Director for the United Republic of Tanzania, Mrs. Annika Calov, EAC Secretary General, Hon. Peter Mathuki and  incoming KfW Country Director for the United Republic of Tanzania, Mrs. Jennifer Woerl in a group photo shortly after the meeting

KfW Country Director to Tanzania bids farewell to the EAC Secretary General

East African Community Headquarters, Arusha, Tanzania, 14th July, 2021: The outgoing German Development Bank (KfW) Country Director for the United Republic of Tanzania, Mrs. Annika Calov, on Wednesday 14th July, 2021, bid farewell to EAC Secretary General, Hon. (Dr.) Peter Mathuki, at the EAC Headquarters in Arusha, Tanzania.  

Mrs. Calov, who was accompanied by her successor, Mrs. Jennifer Woerl, told the Secretary General that she was proud of the positive developments taking place in regional integration in East Africa.  

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EAC Secretary General urges EU to lift sanctions on Burundi

As Secretariat seeks strengthen cooperation with EU

East African Community Headquarters, Arusha, Tanzania, 9th June, 2021: The Secretary General of the East African Community (EAC), Hon. Dr. Peter Mathuki has appealed to the European Union (EU) member states to lift sanctions against the Republic of Burundi, noting that the country had opened a new page and was ready to move forward.

Dr. Mathuki said that the EU sanctions on the East African were hurting not only Burundians but the people of the entire region.

“I appeal to the EU that we work together and open a new page for the betterment of the people of the Republic of Burundi,” said Dr. Mathuki.

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