The East African Community is a regional intergovernmental organization comprising the Republic of Burundi, the Republic of Kenya, the Republic of Rwanda, the United Republic of Tanzania, and the Republic of Uganda with its headquarters in Arusha, Tanzania.
The EAC mission is to widen and deepen economic, political, social and cultural integration to improve the quality of life of the people of East Africa through increased competitiveness, value added production, trade and investments. Effective discharge of functions towards achievement of the EAC mission requires policy research to inform the Community’s decision-making processes.
The overall objective of the EAC Policy Research Unit is to enhance implementation of EAC’s programmes and projects by Partner States. The specific objectives are to:- strengthen research and policy analysis capacities of the EAC Secretariat; and to enhance development and coordination of evidence-based regional policy research in the EAC.
The following candidates have been shorlisted by the EAC Ad Hoc Service Commission for various Professional Staff Positions at the EAc Secretariat: