16-08-2016, Nairobi, Kenya – A two day validation workshop for Terms of Reference (TORS) for the development of IGAD Infrastructure Master Plan (IRIMP) began on 15th August 2016 at Hilton Hotel, Nairobi, Kenya.
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.
Djibouti 3-05-2016 - IGAD senior management are holding a 5 day workshop with United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UN -ECA) and African Union (AU) to engage in a dialogue with renowned experts from the renowned organizations on regional economic integration and cooperation in the IGAD region from May 2-5, 2016 in Djibouti.
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.
Khartoum, Sudan 26-4-2016: The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) together with Member States and partners are meeting for the 2nd Member States Regulatory Authorities Conference in Khartoum, Sudan from April 26-27, 2016 to have regional medicine regulatory collaboration and harmonization for improved health care services in the IGAD region.