The global trade in food products has tripled in the last decade with enormous impact on both the health of populations and the economies of nations. In these long, complex supply chains, it is vital that food is of good quality and is kept safe for consumption when it reaches the consumer. This is where MARKUP comes in.
On 17 May 2021, H.E. the Ambassador of Germany, Regine Hess, and the Hon. Secretary General of the EAC, Dr Peter Mathuki, signed the Government Agreement for the project dSkills@EA. It further strengthens advanced digital skills and innovation capacities of young women and men from all EAC Partner States.
“As young digital innovators in the EAC, it’s time we stop competing and start exploring the blue ocean of collaboration.”
German Ambassador and EAC SG sign two government agreements paving the way for implementation of projects of a total volume of USD 65 million in the areas of health, digital skills and water resource management
“I’ve come away with so much to think about, lots of connections with financers and capital investors that I hadn’t heard of until now.”
“This will unlock the potential of SMEs to participate effectively in harmonisation and setting standards.”
“This Master’s programme will enable me to develop computer-based solutions to societal challenges.”
“The Private sector is ready, but there is an information gap that quality of locally produced medicines has improved."
Value Addition for Increased Market Access in the Moringa Sector project launched to offer increased market access in the agro-processing sector
Posted in Agriculture & Food Security, Customs & Trade, Education, Science & Technology, Gender, Community Development & Civil Society, Health, Industrialisation & SME Development, Investment Promotion & Private Sector Development, Tourism & Wildlife Management on Nov 26, 2020.
Germany committs up to 42.9 Million Euros for the next two years in Government negotiations with EAC