Addis Ababa, 02-04-2016: Following the submission of the report of the Special Envoys to the Republic of South Sudan to the Chairperson of the IGAD Assembly of Heads of State and Government, the IGAD Executive Secretary organized an event to recognize the distinguished service rendered by the IGAD Special Envoys and the IGAD partners.
Addis Ababa, 02-03-2016: A cooperation Agreement was signed between the Inter Governmental Authority on Development (IGAD) and the Government of Japan through the Japanese Embassy to Ethiopia, today the 2nd of April 2016 in Addis Ababa. The purpose of the Agreement is to contribute to the fight against violent radicalization in Somalia and countering terrorism.
30th March 2016, Nairobi- The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) Security Sector Program (SSP) in partnership with the Global Center on Cooperative Security kicked off a three days workshop on “Developing Inclusive national Strategies to Prevent and Counter Violent Extremism in the Greater Horn of Africa”.
IGAD ELECTION OBSERVATION MISSION TO THE PRESIDENTIAL AND PARLIAMENTARY ELECTIONS IN UGANDA
19th February 2016
1.This is a Preliminary Report of the IGAD Election Observer Mission to the 2016 Presidential and Parliamentary Elections in Uganda and covers the Mission’s findings from the date of arrival of the advance Observer team up until the closing and counting processes on 18th February, 2016.
22nd February 2016, Nairobi - The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) Security Sector Program (SSP) kicked off a three days training workshop for Magistrates and Judges on Complexity of Terrorism Cases in the Horn and Eastern Africa Region.