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IGAD Trains on Integration of Blue Economy into National Development Plans

December 2, 2022
December 1, 2022 (ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia): The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) held a three-day Training on Coordination Mechanisms, Policy…
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IGAD Blue Economy Steering Committee Meets for the First Time

November 10, 2022
Enhancing Blue Economy in the IGAD Member States for Biodiversity Conservations and Livelihood Diversification   November 9, 2022 (JUBA, South…
Agriculture and EnvironmentIGAD Blue Economy

IGAD Strives for a better Coordination of Sustainable Fisheries Initiatives

August 18, 2022
August 18, 2022 (Addis Ababa, Ethiopia) The representatives of 7 IGAD Member States met from 16 to 18 August 2022…
Agriculture and EnvironmentIGAD Blue Economy

IGAD Trains on Development of National Blue economy Strategy

July 31, 2022
July 31, 2022 (MOGADISHU, Somalia): The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) today wrapped-up the IGAD Member States National Blue Economy…
Agriculture and EnvironmentIGAD Blue Economy

IGAD Promotes Sustainable Development in Sudan through Blue Economy

July 7, 2022
July 4, 2022, Sabaloga, River Nile State in Sudan. The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) today launched the National Validation Workshop…
Building Capacity of Fishing Communities In South Sudan
Agriculture and EnvironmentIGAD Blue Economy

Building Capacity of Fishing Communities In South Sudan

June 13, 2022
June 12, 2022 (BOR, South Sudan): As part of the Ecofish Project, the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) held a…
IGAD Brings Together Blue Economy Experts and Officials and Media from Member States
Agriculture and EnvironmentIGAD Blue Economy

IGAD Brings Together Blue Economy Experts and Officials and Media from Member States

May 30, 2022
May 30, 2022 (NAIROBI, Kenya): The intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) in collaboration with ECOFISH Programme convenes a Media Advocacy…
Ministers Endow IGAD With A Blue Economy Strategy
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Ministers Endow IGAD With A Blue Economy Strategy

April 5, 2022
April 5, 2022 (ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia): Ministers from the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) Member States whose dockets include the…
IGAD Experts Meeting On Blue Economy To Prepare For Ministerial Meeting
Agriculture and EnvironmentIGAD Blue Economy

IGAD Experts Meeting On Blue Economy To Prepare For Ministerial Meeting

April 3, 2022
March 31, 2022 (ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia): The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) today concluded a two-day high-level Experts meeting to…
IGAD Supports Fisheries Co-Management Establishment in Lake Turkana
Agriculture and EnvironmentIGAD Blue Economy

IGAD Supports Fisheries Co-Management Establishment in Lake Turkana Fishing Communities

March 23, 2022
March 17, 2022 (LODWAR, Kenya): The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) organised a training workshop entitled" Establishment of Fisheries Co-Management Units…
Kenya and Ethiopia Consult on Coordinated Management of Fisheries Under IGAD Auspices
Agriculture and EnvironmentIGAD Blue Economy

Kenya and Ethiopia Consult on Coordinated Management of Fisheries Under IGAD Auspices

March 8, 2022
  March 8, 2021 (NAIVASHA, Kenya): As part of the IGAD-Ecofish Project, the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) today closed a…
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The Horn Of Africa Wildlife Enforcement Network (HAWEN) An IGAD Regional Initiative For Combating Wildlife Crime

March 7, 2022
“Recovering key species for ecosystem restoration”. Countries in the IGAD region have faced threatening levels of wildlife and forest crime,…
IGAD meeting Uganda
Agriculture and EnvironmentIGAD Blue Economy

Harnessing Ugandan Blue Economy for Sustainable Development

March 7, 2022
February 8, 2022 (Entebbe, Uganda): The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) today inaugurated the Validation of National Baseline Report on the…
IGAD Capacity building
Agriculture and EnvironmentIGAD Blue Economy

IGAD Promotes Bilateral Fisheries Coordination Between Ethiopia and South Sudan

January 9, 2022
20 December 2021 (GAMBELA, Ethiopia): As part of the Ecofish Programme, the Intergovernmental Authority on Development organised a workshop entitled "…
Fisheries Co-Management Units Ethiopia
Agriculture and EnvironmentIGAD Blue Economy

IGAD Promotes Strengthening Fisheries Co-Management Units in Baro-Akobo Fishing Communities

December 23, 2021
December 23, 2021 (GAMBELA, Ethiopia): As part of the Ecofish Programme, the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) organized a workshop entitled" Establishment…
IGAD blue economy for Ethiopia
Agriculture and EnvironmentIGAD Blue Economy

Harnessing Inland Water Resources Through Blue Economy

December 9, 2021
November 16, 2021 (BAHIR DAR, Ethiopia): The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) today inaugurated the National Validation Workshop on the Baseline…
IGAD-Sustainable Development Through Blue Economy
Agriculture and EnvironmentIGAD Blue Economy

IGAD-Sustainable Development Through Blue Economy

December 9, 2021
November 10, 2021 (MOGADISHU, Somalia): The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) today inaugurated the National Validation Workshop on the Baseline…
IGAD-Sustainable Development Through Blue Economy
Agriculture and EnvironmentIGAD Blue Economy

IGAD-Sustainable Development Through Blue Economy

December 9, 2021
November 3, 2021 (MOMBASA, Kenya): The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) today inaugurated the National Validation Workshop on the Baseline Assessment…
Harnessing South Sudan Water Resources Through Blue Economy
Agriculture and EnvironmentIGAD Blue Economy

Harnessing South Sudan Water Resources Through Blue Economy

November 24, 2021
November 24, 2021 (JUBA, South Sudan): The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) today inaugurated the National Validation Workshop on the…
IGAD-Sustainable Development Through Blue Economy
Agriculture and EnvironmentIGAD Blue Economy

IGAD-Sustainable Development Through Blue Economy

November 15, 2021
October 24, 2021 (ARTA, Djibouti): The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) has started the validation process for the national Blue Economy…
IGAD Promotes Adoption of Fisheries Management in Omo Turkana Basin
Agriculture and EnvironmentIGAD Blue Economy

IGAD Promotes Adoption of Fisheries Management in Omo Turkana Basin

November 15, 2021
10 June, 2021: (NAIVASHA, Kenya): As part of the Ecofish Programme, the Intergovernmental Authority on Development yesterday concluded a workshop entitled…
IGAD HAWEN Executive Committee Meeting
Agriculture and EnvironmentIGAD Blue Economy

IGAD Horn Of Africa Wildlife Enforcement Network Held Its 4th Executive Committee Meeting

November 2, 2021
October 29, 2021 (ADDIS ABABA): The Horn of Africa Wildlife Enforcement Network (HAWEN) of the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD)…
IGAD Inaugurates Blue Economy Project with Support from Sweden
Agriculture and EnvironmentIGAD Blue Economy

IGAD Inaugurates Blue Economy Project with Support from Sweden

October 18, 2021
October 11, 2021 (DJIBOUTI, Djibouti): The Director of the Agriculture and Environment Division, Mohamed Moussa, representing the Executive Secretary of…
IGAD - €COFISH Workshop On Marine Fisheries Coordination Platform
Agriculture and EnvironmentIGAD Blue Economy

IGAD – €COFISH Workshop On Marine Fisheries Coordination Platform

September 15, 2021
September 6, 2021 (ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia): In conformity with the mandated objectives and guidelines of the E€OFISH programme, IGAD in partnership…
IGAD Executive Secretary Signs Grant From Sweden
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IGAD Executive Secretary Signs Grant From Sweden For Blue Economy

July 15, 2021
IGAD Executive Secretary Signs Grant from Sweden for Blue Economy July 16, 2021 (MOMBASA, Kenya): The Executive Secretary of the…
IGAD Sets Up The Adoption Of The Baro-Akobo-Sobat Basin IFMP Project
Agriculture and EnvironmentIGAD Blue Economy

IGAD Sets Up The Adoption Of The Baro-Akobo-Sobat (Ethiopia-South Sudan) Basin Integrated Fisheries Management Plan (IFMP) Project

July 8, 2021
July 6, 2021 (Lobonok, South Sudan): Following the implementation of the Ecosfish project financed by the 11th EDF Cross-Regional Initiative, IGAD…
IGAD Launches Trans-boundary Fisheries Co-management Plans
Agriculture and EnvironmentIGAD Blue Economy

IGAD Launches Implementation of Trans-boundary Fisheries Co-management Plans

February 3, 2021
3 February 2021 (JINKA, Ethiopia) : The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) in collaboration with the Fisheries Directorate of the Ministry of…