Day: June 19, 2018

COURT HOLDS THE GOVERNMENT OF BURUNDI LIABLE FOR UNLAWFUL SEIZURE OF GOODS AND AWARDS US$20,000 AS GENERAL DAMAGES

  East African Court of Justice, Arusha, Tanzania, 19th June, 2018: The East African Court of Justice, First Instance Division on 19th June 2018 delivered Judgment in the matter between Grand Lacs Suppliers S.A.R.L & Others versus the Attorney General of the Republic of Burundi (Reference No. 6 of 2016). It was the Applicants’ case that the Respondent

9TH IUCEA ANNUAL MEETING 21st-22nd JUNE 2018, BUJUMBURA, BURUNDI

  Higher Education stakeholders to discuss Transformative Highe​r Education Leadership for Enhanced Linkage between Academia, Public and Private Sectors. Inter-University Council for East Africa (IUCEA), Kampala, Uganda, 19th  May 2018: Higher Education stakeholders will meet to discuss the transformative higher education leadership for enhanced linkage between academia, public and private sector during the 9thIUCEA Annual Meeting that

Joint HoMs Statement – International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict‏

The text of the following statement was issued jointly by the Heads of Mission of Canada, Denmark, Japan, the Netherlands, Norway, Sweden, Switzerland, the United Kingdom, and the United States of America. International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict Today, 19 June, the International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in

Three countries protect half world’s new refugees

Turkey, Bangladesh and Uganda alone received over half of all new refugees last year. Never before has the world registered a larger number of people displaced by war and persecution. “International responsibility-sharing for displaced people has utterly collapsed. Rich countries are building walls against families fleeing war, at the same time as less money is