ICGLR-LMRC’s participation in the Resilience / Governance Index Methodology Workshop

Nairobi, Kenya, 7th April 2016: The International Conference on the Great Lakes Region (ICGLR) - Levy Mwanawasa Regional Centre (LMRC), a partner in the Consortium of the Eastern Africa Resilience Innovation Hub (EARH) with the Inter-Governmental Authority on Development (IGAD) based in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia and The Consulting House (TCH) in Nairobi, Kenya, held a two day methodology workshop to develop the “County Governance and Resilience Index (CGI)” that will be piloted in 12 counties in Ken ...

The Permanent Secretary of the Zambian Ministry of Foreign Affairs visited the ICGLR- Levy Mwanawasa Regional Centre for Democracy and Good Governance

Lusaka, 24th March 2016: Amb. Chalwe Lombe, the Permanent Secretary (PS) at the Zambian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, paid a courtesy call to the Executive Director of the Levy Mwanawasa Regional Centre for Democracy and Good Governance (LMRC) of the International Conference on the Great Lakes Region (ICGLR) Dr. Frank Okuthe. The PS was accompanied by an official from the National Coordination Mechanism of the ICGLR in Zambia, and senior officials from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Zambia. ...

ICGLR-LMRC and IDEA Hosted a High Level Panel Dialogue on “Democracy, Respect of Human Rights, Security and Development in Africa”, in Lusaka

Lusaka, 23rdMarch 2016:The International Conference on the Great Lakes Region’s Levy Mwanawasa Regional Centre for Democracy and Good Governance (ICGLR -LMRC) in whittling its mandate of implementing the Pact on Security, Stability and Development in the Great Lakes, organised in partnership with International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance (IDEA), a High Level Panel Discussion on “Democracy, Respect of Human Rights, Security and Development in Africa” at the Southern Sun Ridge ...

Le 6 ème Sommet ordinaire des Chefs d’Etat et de gouvernement de la CIRGL se tient le 12 février 2016 à Luanda en Angola

Le  Sommet dont le thème est “Accélérer la mise en œuvre effective du Pacte et ses Protocoles  pour  une  région  des  Grands  Lacs  plus  démocratique  et  stable"  sera précédé  par  la  réunion  parallèle  des  chefs  des  Forces  de  défense  et  celle  des Coordonnateurs nationaux de la CIRGL les 8 et 9 février 2016 et suivie par la réunion des Ministres de la Défense le 10 février 2016 qui sera suivie par la réunion des ministres de la défense le 10 février 2016 et celle des Ministres des ...

Communiqué on the Consultations with National Investment Promotion Agencies of the Great Lakes Countries on improvement of Investment Climate for regional projects Nairobi, 8 December 2015

1. The consultative meeting with National Investment Promotion Agencies of the Great Lakes Countries on how to improve the investment climate for regional projects in support of the Peace, Security and Cooperation Framework (PSC-F) of the DRC and region was convened by the International Conference on the Great Lakes Region (ICGLR), the Office of the Special Envoy of the Secretary-General for the Great Lakes Region (OSESG-GL), the African Union Commission (AUC), and the Southern African Developme ...

Press Release: The ICGLR ends the Extraordinary Meeting and Peer-Learning on the implementation of Regional Certification Mechanism (RCM)

Press Release: The ICGLR ends the Extraordinary Meeting and Peer-Learning on the implementation of Regional Certification Mechanism (RCM) The objective of the meeting was to finalise the recruitment process of the Independent Mineral Chain Auditor (IMCA), before the forthcoming meeting of the Regional Inter-ministerial Committee (RIMC). The Extraordinary Meeting recommended three candidates to the ICGLR Executive Secretary for final selection of one candidate for the position of the IMCA. The ...