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Bilingual Secretary (French) – GS8

Applications are invited from suitably qualified citizens of COMESA Member States residing in Zambia to fill the position of Bilingual Secretary (Frenchc) – GS8. Purpose of the job  To carry out administrative and secretarial tasks to support the mandate of the Division/ Unit using one or more COMESA working languages. Tasks  Support the Director of…
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Bilingual Secretary (Arabic) – GS8

Applications are invited from suitably qualified citizens of COMESA Member States residing in Zambia to fill the position of Bilingual Secretary (Arabic) – GS8. Purpose of the job  To carry out administrative and secretarial tasks to support the mandate of the Division/ Unit using one or more COMESA working languages. Tasks  Support the Director of…
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Burundi Set to Establish Financial Intelligence Unit

Burundi is set to join the global agenda cracking-down financial crimes including money laundering by creating its Financial Intelligence Unit (FIU). Towards this goal, COMESA is supporting the country to conform to the international standards set by the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) in line with Burundian needs. Recently, Burundi FIU Board officials comprising of…
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Plans to Develop a Regional Agricultural Commodity Exchange Centre

Plans are underway to establish a regional Agricultural Commodity Exchange Centre as part of the implementation of the 2021-2031 strategy for the Alliance for Commodity Trade in East and Southern Africa (ACTESA). The centre shall link small-scale farmers to national, regional and international markets within the Common Marker for Eastern Africa (COMESA) the East African…
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REQUEST FOR SERVICES TITLE: TWO (ONE FRANCOPHONE & THE OTHER ANGLOPHONE) INDIVIDUAL CONSULTANCY FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF CIVIL REGISTRATION AND VITAL STATISTICS (CRVS) STRATEGIC PLANS

Kindly note that the deadline for submission of applications has been extended from 27 APRIL 2022 AT 16:00 HOURS to 13 MAY 2022 AT 16:00 HOURS. Click on the link below for more details The Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) has received financing from the African Development Fund in the form of…
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Joint Approach to Underpin Regional Industrialization

Monday, April 11, 2022: Industry experts from COMESA region are meeting this week to consider a concept paper on strengthening industrial integration in the region. This initiative aims at attaining comprehensive industrial integration taking into account continental programmes such as the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) and ‘Made in Africa’ initiative by the government…
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ECA Reports Shared with Stakeholders in the COMESA University Programme

April 07, 2022: The Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) and COMESA hosted a virtual workshop with students, staff of two universities that have rolled out the COMESA Masters Programme in Regional Integration to disseminate two ECA reports namely: “Assessing Regional Integration in Africa (ARIA X) focusing on the theme of Services Trade Liberalization and integration…
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e-COMESA Newsletter 688

e-COMESA Newsletter 688

Labour Migration Statistics Report Developed

The first COMESA labour migration statistics report is set to be published after undergoing review by stakeholders in March 2022. The report, which is yet to be validated, is aimed at facilitating trade and investment by harnessing the potential of effective migration management in the region. It is a product of collaboration between COMESA, the…
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