BY D.NJOKA Regional integration is the processes in which states go beyond the removal of obstacles to interactions between their countries and create regional space which is subjected to some distinct common rules. States pursue regional integration for various reasons, [...]

2017-03-23T13:42:17+00:000 Comments

Monetary Union

Speaking at the Konrad Adenauer Foundation/EAC Round Table Discussion themed “Ambition for and Reality of the East African Community in a Globalized World” the Secretary General reiterated the EAC’s resolve to have the Monetary Union Protocol by 2012. “The integration [...]

2017-03-23T13:41:07+00:000 Comments

Common Market

The Protocol on the Establishment of the East African Community (EAC) Common Market entered into force on 1 July 2010, following ratification by all the five Partner States: Burundi, Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania and Uganda. The Protocol was signed by the [...]

2017-03-23T12:09:34+00:000 Comments

Customs Union

Overview The current EAC regional integration initiative has its origin in the Mediation Agreement for Division of Assets and Liabilities of the East African Community which collapsed in 1977. In that Agreement, signed on 14 May 1984, there was a [...]

2017-03-23T13:40:10+00:000 Comments