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Measures in Member States in Response to COVID-19

Measures in COMESA MS in Response to Covid Vol 22

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Tripartite Sectoral Ministerial Committee on Legal Affairs Endorses Legal Instruments for Tripartite Transport and Transit Facilitation Press Statement – Tripartite Ministers Endorse Legal Instruments on Transport

Tripartite Ministers Endorse Legal Instruments for Transport Facilitation

PRESS STATEMENT “Cross border road transport laws, regulations, standards and systems harmonized from Cape to Cairo”. Following the consideration and adoption of the COMESA-EAC-SADC Vehicle Load Management Agreement (VLMA), the COMESA-EAC-SADC Multilateral Cross-Border Road Transport Agreement (MCBRTA)  and five Road Transport Model Laws and Principles by the 2nd Meeting of the Tripartite Sectoral Ministerial Committee…
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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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Trade Experts Discuss Trade Negotiation Modalities in Time of COVID-19

Lusaka, September 16, 2020: Trade experts from the 21 COMESA Member States met today to review progress on trade negotiations between them and review progress towards concluding Trade in Services negotiations. The virtual meeting, which was the 8th for the COMESA Technical Working Group on Trade in Services, considered the complexities prevailing during this COVID…
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COVID-19 in COMESA_Situational Update #30

COVID-19 in COMESA_Situational Update #30

Press Release – Energy Infrastructure Devpt will Unlock the Region’s Potential

Press Release – Energy Infrastructure Devpt will Unlock the Region’s Potential

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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