REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS

RFP NO. RFP-EAGC-2018-014 Issue Date: Wednesday, October 24, 2018 1. Background The Eastern Africa Grain Council (EAGC) is a membership not-for-profit organization whose mandate is to develop and promote structured grain trading systems that stimulates backward and forward linkages between the various levels of value chain actors resulting in increased … Read more

Pan-African MPs pledge to support AfCFTA ratification

Members of the Pan-African Parliament (PAP) have backed President Paul Kagame’s call for the August House to throw their weight behind the speedy ratification of the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA). Opening the two-week session of the legislative body of the AU in Kigali on Monday, the Chairperson of … Read more

COMMUNIQUE -REGIONAL STANDARDS MEETING – ZANZIBAR

The East African Community (EAC) in partnership with the Eastern Africa Grain Council (EAGC) hosted the Regional Meeting to Harmonise Standards for Cereals and Pulses from 9th to 12th October 2018 at the Zanzibar Beach Resort in Zanzibar, Tanzania. The Regional Meeting was hosted with the support of the USAID … Read more

Strategy needed for the country to achieve zero hunger by 2030

  Even as the world strives to achieve zero hunger by 2030, food insecurity, under-nutrition and income inequality remain high in Kenya. Statistics show that 26 per cent of children under five years suffer from stunted growth and 11 per cent underweight. The statistics contained in the recent report by … Read more