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CONSULTANCY SERVICE TO DEVELOP AND IMPLEMENT A REGIONAL VOLUNTARY CAPACITY BUILDING SCHEME BASED ON THE GLOBAL MARKETS PROGRAMME (GMaP) OF THE GLOBAL FOOD SAFETY INITIATIVE (GFSI)

International trade has long been recognized as Africa’s answer to overcome the disadvantages of the continent’s relatively small economies, the fluctuating and mostly negative trends in international terms of trade, and the legacy of colonialism as well as policy shortcomings, which have prevented the continent from assuming a global market share befitting its significant market…
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ASSISTANT SECRETARY GENERAL (PROGRAMMES)

The Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) is a regional integration grouping of twenty-one (21) Member States who agreed to strengthen and converge their economies through the attainment of full market integration. COMESA’s main objective is to create a common market and eventually to become a part of the African Economic Community. More…
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Framework for Strengthening Conflict Prevention Developed

COMESA Secretariat working with the African Union Political Affairs, Peace and Security Department (COMESA-AU) has developed a framework for sharing early warning tools on conflict prevention and management with Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) from Southern Africa. The framework will enable the parties to analyse data and information for conflict prevention, peace building and conflict management…
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EDF PROCUREMENT EXPERT – P2

The Procurement Expert will be recruited to ensure that all procurement activities under the European Development Funded (EDF) regional programmes with COMESA are carried out in a timely, efficient and cost-effective manner. Click on the link below for more details.  

Joint AU-COMESA-EAC High-Level Pre-Election Assessment Mission to Kenya

COMESA recently participated in a Joint Pre-Election Assessment Mission to Kenya ahead of the August 9, 2022 General elections. The high-level mission was headed by H.E. Domitien Ndayizeye former President of Burundi and current Chairperson of the African Union Panel of the Wise. The purpose of the Mission was to assess the state of preparedness…
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PRESS RELEASE: Joint AU-COMESA-EAC High-Level Pre-election Assessment Mission to Kenya

Following the invitation by the Government of Kenya to observe the 9 August 2022 General Elections, the African Union (AU), the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) and the East African Community (EAC) deployed a high-level pre-election assessment mission from 14 to 21 May 2022, as part of their joint efforts to promote…
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PROCUREMENT AWARD NOTICES 2022

Click on the link below to view/download the Procurement Award Notices 2022

e-COMESA Newsletter 693

e-COMESA Newsletter 693

e-COMESA Newsletter 693

e-COMESA Newsletter 693

Burundi Reaffirms Support to COMESA

President Evariste Ndaishimiye of Burundi has reaffirmed his government’s commitment and support to COMESA’s regional integration agenda and called for deeper trade within the 21 Member States. He has urged the region to focus on implementing programmes that benefit the people by encouraging the growth of businesses and interaction. He said this during a meeting…
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