Saturday, May 27, 2017


Nairobi, Kenya, 5 April 2017 – The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) and the African Wildlife Foundation (AWF) have signed a memorandum of understanding signifying an important milestone in recognizing the need for genuine partnerships to ensure that tourism development is in congruence with and compliments conservation of the environment, wildlife and wild lands and the utilization of the natural resources in a modernizing Africa remains sustainable.

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03-08-2016, Djibouti:
A consultation meeting was this morning held at the IGAD Secretariat in Djibouti to discuss the formulation of the IGAD and UNECA meet to consult on the formulation of the Capacity Management Strategy that is to be compiled by a team from United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) after a thorough look into the existing capacities of IGAD and its specialized institutions in the region.

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This week the IGAD Secretariat received the African Development Bank (AfDB) mission which was appraising the objectives and logistics for the development of the IGAD Regional Infrastructure Master Plan (IRIMP) project. The IRIMP is expected to facilitate the implementation of the Horn of Africa Initiative (HOAI) that aims to enhance regional infrastructure development in the sectors of transport, ICT, energy and trans-boundary water resources. The master plan will establish the strategic framework for IGAD regional infrastructure development.

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Latest IGAD Communiqué

Nairobi Declaration on Somali Refugees Nairobi Declaration on Somali Refugees 2017-03-25 - Please find attached  NAIROBI DECLARATION ON DURABLE SOLUTIONS... More detail