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CONSULTANCY SERVICE TO DEVELOP A MODEL PRIVATE PUBLIC PARTNERSHIP(PPP) FRAMEWORK AND PROVIDE TECHNICAL SUPPORT IN THE COMESA REGION

1.0 INTRODUCTION The Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) received a grant from the World Bank towards the implementation of the Regional Infrastructure Finance Facility project and intends to apply a portion of the proceeds of this grant to eligible payments under the contract toto develop a model PPP framework and provide technical…
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Supply and Installation of Containerized Data Centre At the Common Market for East and Southern Africa (COMESA) Secretariat

Addendum 1 Closing Date Extension – DATA CENTRE All  PROSPECTIVE  BIDDERS  are hereby requested to take note that; Closing date for submission of Proposals has  been extended to WEDNESDAY  16TH  FEBRUARY 2022, 10:00hours Zambian time. Please  take this as an official notification. All other terms and conditions remain the same.  Email: tenders@comesa.int  copy  jmutale@comesa.int ——————————————————————————————————————————————- INTRODUCTION…
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Zim Trade Receives €98, 000 Worth of Equipment and Technical Support

COMESA has supported the Zimbabwe National Trade Development and Promotion Organization (ZimTrade) with over Euro 98,000 worth of equipment, trainings and technical interventions. The equipment which includes laptops, Tablets, servers and other accessories were handed over to ZimTrade Director of Operations Similo Nkala by the project Manager Mr.  Fambaoga Myambo at the COMESA Clearing House offices in…
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Civil Society Trained on Conflict Early Warning Tools

COMESA Secretariat working with the African Union Commission (AUC), the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and Regional Economic Communities have conducted a four-day training of trainers’ workshop for 12 countries on conflict prevention and peace building in the continent. The workshop was conducted on 7 – 10 December in Nairobi, Kenya and focused on the…
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50MAWSP national focal points meet to review progress

The 50 Million African Women Speak Project (50MAWSP) national focal points (NFPs) met Monday 6 December to review progress on the implementation of the initiative in the COMESA Member States. NFPs from 13 Member States attended the meeting, out of the 16 Member States where COMESA has launched the initiative. The one-day meeting provided the…
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Mainstreaming Gender in COMESA

Twenty-eight staff from COMESA Secretariat and its institutions have been trained on gender mainstreaming techniques to enhance application in the implementation of regional integration programmes. The training is also expected to strengthen institutionalisation and accountability mechanism for gender mainstreaming practice in COMESA. Director of Gender and Social Affairs at COMESA, Mrs Beatrice Hamusonde, who organized…
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BORDER MARKET INFRASTRUCTURE – CONSULTANCY CONTRACT TO CARRY OUT FEASIBILITY STUDY FOR ETHIOPIA MOYALE BORDER

The COMESA Secretariat is inviting Individual Consultants to submit their CV and Financial Proposal for the following services: BORDER MARKET INFRASTRUCTURE – CONSULTANCY CONTRACT TO CARRY OUT FEASIBILITY STUDY FOR ETHIOPIA MOYALE BORDER Detailed description of the assignment including the Terms of Reference defining the minimum technical requirements for these services are provided in the…
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AMDA and COMESA join hands to enhance modern and sustainable energy access in COMESA states  

The Africa Minigrid Developers Association (AMDA), represented by Chief Executive Officer, Jessica Stephens, and the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) represented by the Secretary General, Ms Chileshe Mpundu Kapwepwe, signed a Memorandum of Understanding between the two organizations. The signing of the MOU underscores the two parties’ shared efforts to promote sustainable…
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COMESA Member States Meet to Validate Regional Resilience Framework

Lusaka, Wednesday, December 8, 2021: COMESA Secretariat has convened a regional meeting to validate the climate change Regional Resilience Framework (RRF) implementation plan and Resource Mobilization Strategy The meeting takes place on 8 – 9 December 2021 and provides a platform for Member States and key stakeholders to review the current draft RRF implementation plan…
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