Planning Workshop for Peace and Security Programme

Bujumbura, 29th – 31st January, 2019: The International Conference on the Great Lakes Region (ICGLR), in partnership with the European Union (EU), the Federal Republic of Germany and the Office of the United Nations Special Envoy of the Secretary General for the Great Lakes (O/SESG-GL) facilitated a 2-day Planning Workshop for Peace and Security Programme from 29th – 31st January, 2019 in Bujumbura, Burundi. The workshop brought together all the relevant stakeholders involved in the implementati ...

Workshop on Government, Institutional and Governance arrangements for development responses/solutions to forced displacement

Dar es Salaam, 29th - 31st January 2019: The Displaced Persons and Border Communities project team comprising of the International Conference on the Great Lakes Region (ICGLR) Conference Secretariat, its scientific and technical organ, Levy Mwanawasa Regional Centre (LMRC) and the World Bank facilitated a 2-day workshop on Government, Institutional and Governance arrangements for development responses/solutions to forced displacement, from 29th - 31st January 2019, in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. Th ...

ICGLR-Levy Mwanawasa Regional Centre contributes to the High level Meeting for Ministers of Gender on Implementation and Monitoring of Women, Peace and Security Commitments in the Great Lakes Region

Entebbe, Uganda 21-23 November 2018: In an effort to address challenges of women political participation and economic empowerment, a meeting of Gender Ministers in the Great Lakes Region was convened in Uganda from 21 to 23 November 2018. The three-day meeting was co-organized by the Executive Secretariat of the International Conference on the Great Lakes Region (ICGLR), and the Office of the United Nations Special Envoy of the Secretary General for the Great Lakes Region (O/SESG-GL) in collabor ...

ICGLR Regional Learning and Research on Development Responses to Displacement in the Great Lakes Region

Overview Project Great Lakes Region Displaced Persons and Border Communities Project Funded by The World Bank Implemented by The International Conference on the Great Lakes Region (ICGLR) Objective To support regional learning on development responses to forced displacement Timing 2018 - 2021 Status Project has kick-started the implementation Components  (1) Regional Learning, (2) Regional Research, (3) Management & Institutional Capacity Building Background Disp ...

ICGLR’s Regional Centre holds staff seminar on resource mobilization

Lusaka, 9 November 2018: The Levy Mwanawasa Regional Centre for Democracy and Good Governance (LMRC) held a Staff Capacity Building Seminar on Resource Mobilization on 9th November, 2018 in its Conference Room. The main objective was to build capacity of LMRC Staff in resource mobilization to effectively contribute to achieving the mandate of the organization, that of being the Technical and Scientific Organ of the International Conference on the Great Lakes Region. The meeting was graced by the ...

Assessment and Planning of the “Displaced Persons and Border Communities project”

Bujumbura, 11th October 2018: The Displaced Persons and Border Communities project team comprising of the International Conference on the Great Lakes Region (ICGLR) Conference Secretariat, its scientific and technical organ, Levy Mwanawasa Regional Centre (LMRC) and the World Bank held an assessment and planning meeting on 11th October 2018 in Bujumbura, Burundi. The main objective of the “Displaced Persons and Border Communities Project” is to support regional learning on development responses ...