Author: Willis Osemo

EOI – Multinational – Project Completion Report 50 Million African Women Speak Networking Platform Project (50MAWSP) – COMESA

The Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) is the largest regional economic community (REC) in Africa, with a combined population of more than 560 million people in its 21 Member States, and a combined GDP over USD 600 billion. Although a primarily trade-focused regional bloc, gender equality and economic empowerment of women are…
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COMESA’s New Plan for the Next Five Years

Lusaka, September 17, 2020: The COMESA Secretariat has developed a draft Medium-Term Strategic Plan (MTSP) covering 2021- 2025 which is geared to support structural transformation of the region and boost overall economic development through trade facilitation and investment promotion. To formulate this new MTSP, the Secretariat used a wide consultative approach with key stakeholders both…
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Speech During the Regional Meeting to Finalise the Draft COMESA 2021-2025 Medium Term Strategic Plan (MTSP)

Distinguished Delegates from COMESA Member States; Representatives of COMESA Institutions; Ladies and Gentlemen, Let me start by welcoming you all to this meeting to finalise the COMESA Medium Term Strategic Plan (MTSP) 2021-2025. As you all know, COMESA implements its Treaty through SMART Medium-Term Plans and Annual Work Plans, and this has been the practice…
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CONSULTANCY SERVICE: TO CARRY OUT FEASIBILITY STUDY INCLUDING ENVIRONMENTAL AND SOCIAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT, GEOTECHNICAL SURVEY, TOPOGRAPHICAL SURVEY, SITE SURVEY INCLUDING WATER/SEWER RETICULATION, DRAINAGE, ELECTRICITY – CHIRUNDU ZAMBIAN SIDE.

Introduction The Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) is a regional grouping of 21 African States which have agreed to promote regional integration through trade development and transport facilitation. More information can be obtained from the COMESA website www.comesa.int.  The COMESA received funding from the European Union under the 11th European Development Fund…
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CONSULTANCY SERVICE: TO CARRY OUT FEASIBILITY STUDY INCLUDING ENVIRONMENTAL AND SOCIAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT, GEOTECHNICAL SURVEY, TOPOGRAPHICAL SURVEY, SITE SURVEY INCLUDING WATER/SEWER RETICULATION, DRAINAGE, ELECTRICITY – CHIRUNDU ZIMBABWE SIDE

Introduction The Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) is a regional grouping of 21 African States which have agreed to promote regional integration through trade development and transport facilitation. More information can be obtained from the COMESA website www.comesa.int.  The COMESA received funding from the European Union under the 11th European Development Fund…
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TO CARRY OUT FEASIBILITY STUDY INCLUDING ENVIRONMENTAL AND SOCIAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT, GEOTECHNICAL SURVEY, TOPOGRAPHICAL SURVEY, SITE SURVEY INCLUDING WATER/SEWER RETICULATION, DRAINAGE, ELECTRICITY. EASTERN PROVINCE- CHIPATA.

The Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) is a regional grouping of 21 African States which have agreed to promote regional integration through trade development and transport facilitation. More information can be obtained from the COMESA website www.comesa.int.  The COMESA received funding from the European Union under the 11th European Development Fund for …
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CONSULTANCY: Conduct Assessment of Targeted Value Chains for the “Regional Enterprise Competitiveness and Access to Markets Program (RECAMP)”

The COMESA has received funding from the 11th European Union (EU) Fund (EDF) to assist in implementing the Regional Enterprise Competitiveness and Access to Markets Programme (RECAMP) which aimed at the development of the private sectors through enhancing private sector competitiveness in the COMESA region. This programme is in line with the EU Strategy Documents…
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Awarded Tenders of Contracts of USD$ 50,000 and Above

Contracts USD 50,000 AND ABOVE

Individual Consultancy: To Develop a Standardized Operation Manual for the COMESA Regional Authorized Economic Operator Scheme

The Thirty Seventh Council of Ministers meeting adopted a three- year customs and trade facilitation work program (2018 – 2020) which prioritized the development of harmonised criteria for granting the status of Authorised Economic Operator in line with the Customs Management Regulation (CMR) and WCO SAFE Framework and guidelines. The COMESA Member States have agreed…
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Re-Advertising: Individual Consultancy Services to Undertake National-Level End-Line Evaluation of the Regional Integration Support Mechanism

Overall programme background Regional integration often imposes significant economic costs of adjustment, which can place constraints and challenges on Member States seeking to further their regional integration participation. Against this observation, Articles 60 and 150 of the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) Treaty provide for the establishment of a special Fund for…
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