News

States Urged to Upscale Utilization of COMESA Free Trade Preferences

Lusaka, Friday, October 7, 2022: Countries that are members of the COMESA Free Trade Area have been urged to upscale utilization of the preferences provided under the free trade area (FTA) regime. Currently, it is estimated that the intra-regional utilization rate of the FTA preferences, by COMESA Member States averages 48.4 percent relative to 77…
Read more

TENDER FOR THE SUPPLY, DELIVERY AND INSTALLATION OF EQUIPMENT FOR MINI LABORATORY AND RAPID TESTING MINI LABORATORY EQUIPMENT FOR SANITARY AND PHYTOSANITARY (SPS) AND TECHNICAL BARRIERS TO TRADE (TBT) AT MCHINJI BORDER AND TRAIN USERS

The Ministry of Trade and Industry, with financial assistance from COMESA EDF 11 Trade Facilitation Programme would like to invite bids for the SUPPLY, DELIVERY AND INSTALLATION OF EQUIPMENT FOR MINI LABORATORY AND RAPID TESTING MINI LABORATORY EQUIPMENT FOR SANITARY AND PHYTOSANITARY (SPS) AND TECHNICAL BARRIERS TO TRADE (TBT) AT MCHINJI BORDER AND TRAIN USERS…
Read more

TENDER FOR THE SUPPLY, DELIVERY AND INSTALLATION OF SMART GATE AND TRUCK PARKING SYSTEM EQUIPMENT AT MCHINJI BORDER AND TRAIN USERS

The Ministry of Trade and Industry, with financial assistance from COMESA EDF 11 Trade Facilitation Programme would like to invite bids for the SUPPLY, DELIVERY AND INSTALLATION OF SMART GATE AND TRUCK PARKING SYSTEM EQUIPMENT AT MCHINJI BORDER AND TRAIN USERS The Tender Dossier is available from the following websites:  COMESA Secretariat website : www.comesa.int…
Read more

Strengthening the Capacity of National Youth Councils on Peace and Security

Alebtong, Uganda, Tuesday, September  27, 2022: COMESA through the African Peace and Security Architecture (APSA) working jointly with Save the Children and the Horn of Africa Initiative, are hosting a regional capacity building Forum in Alebtong 386 kilometers north of Kampala in Uganda. The forum has attracted over 70 young leaders drawn from Djibouti, Ethiopia,…
Read more

Data on Women and Girls Takes Centre Stage as Representatives from 40 African Countries Convene in Nairobi for the Joint Africa Gender Statistics Conference

Nairobi, 26 September 2022—More than 150 public and civil society actors from 40 African countries have convened in Nairobi, Kenya for the Joint Africa Gender Statistics Conference taking place from 26 -30 September 2022. Held under the theme ‘Gender Statistics Imperatives for Africa’, the Conference will interrogate gender statistics through the lens of Agenda 2063—the…
Read more

Data on Women and Girls Takes Centre Stage as Representatives from 40 African Countries Convene in Nairobi for the Joint Africa Gender Statistics Conference

Nairobi, 26 September 2022—Today, more than 150 public and civil society actors from 40 African countries convened in Nairobi, Kenya for the Joint Africa Gender Statistics Conference taking place from 26 -30 September 2022. Held under the theme ‘Gender Statistics Imperatives for Africa’, the Conference will interrogate gender statistics through the lens of Agenda 2063—the…
Read more

Regional Monetary Institute Director Bids Farewell

COMESA Monetary Institute (CMI) Director Mr Ibrahim Zeidy has bid farewell to the financial institution after having joined in 2011 when it was established. He was the first to be appointed Director of CMI and has over the years enhanced the implementation of the COMESA monetary integration agenda. During his tenure, Mr Zeidy achieved several…
Read more

Central Banks Trained on Basel III and Macro-Prudential Surveillance

Forty-Five banking supervisors and financial stability analysts from ten Central Banks from the region have been trained on Basel III and Macro-Prudential Surveillance which aims at strengthening the resilience of the banking system, improve market confidence in regulatory ratios and promote a level playing field. Speaking on behalf of the organisers, Outgoing COMESA Monetary Institute…
Read more

SHORT TERM CONSULTANCY CONTRACT TO DEVELOP A COMESA STRATEGY FOR THE PREVENTION OF TRANSNATIONAL ORGANIZED CRIMES

The COMESA Secretariat is inviting Individual Consultants to submit their CV and Financial Proposal for the following services: SHORT TERM CONSULTANCY CONTRACT TO DEVELOP A COMESA STRATEGY FOR THE PREVENTION OF TRANSNATIONAL ORGANIZED CRIMES The Terms of Reference defining the minimum technical requirements for these services are attached as Annex 1 to this Request for…
Read more

Legal Officer – P2

The COMESA Competition Commission (“the Commission”) is a regional body corporate established under Article 6 of the COMESA Competition Regulations (“the Regulations”) promulgated under Article 55 of the COMESA Treaty. The Commission is responsible for promoting competition and enhancing the welfare of consumers in the Common Market. The main functions of the Commission are to…
Read more