ICGLR LMRC Participates in the Master’s programme in Management of Development

Turin, 2018 – 2019: The International Conference on the Great Lakes Region (ICGLR)’s Levy Mwanawasa Regional Centre (LMRC), Programme Assistant for Operational Research and Partnerships Ms. Cheelo Kopakopa, participated in the Master’s programme in Management of Development offered by the International Training Centre (ITC) of the International Labour Organisation (ILO) in partnership with the University of Turin, in Turin, Italy. The programme offered an applied learning opportunity to explore ...

The ICGLR Regional Inter-Ministerial Committee (RIMC) convenes in the quest for finding lasting solutions to peace and security challenges in the region

Brazzaville, 15th October 2019: The International Conference on the Great Lakes Region (ICGLR) Regional Inter-Ministerial convened on 15th October 2019 in Brazzaville, Republic of Congo. The Meeting comprised of Ministers of Foreign Affairs or their representatives from ICGLR Member States. Other participants included Special Envoy of the United Nations Secretary General to the Great Lakes Region, the ICGLR Executive Secretary and other ICGLR Secretariat Senior Officers. The Executive Director D ...

Meeting to enhance coordination, coherence, and complementarity of mediation efforts between the AU and RECs/RMs

Addis Ababa, 18th – 20th September 2019: The International Conference on the Great Lake Region (ICGLR)’s Levy Mwanawasa Regional Centre for Democracy and Good Governance (LMRC) participated in the meeting of the African Union (AU), Economic Communities (RECs) and Regional Mechanisms (RMs) in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia from 18th – 20th September 2019. The objective of the meeting was to formally introduce the RECs/RMs to the African Union Mediation Support Unit (AU- MSU) within the broader context of ...

Press Release: Colloquium on Assessing the Implementation of the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) in the ICGLR Member States

Lusaka, 25th July 2019: The Levy Mwanawasa Regional Centre for Democracy and Good Governance of the International Conference on the Great Lakes Region, in partnership with the Southern Africa Resource Watch (SARW) is organising a Colloquium on 25th July 2019 in Lusaka, Zambia. The Colloquium themed “Assessing the Implementation of the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) in the ICGLR Member States” will focus on the Republic of Zambia, which is one of the ICGLR Member States imp ...