Enhancement of a people-driven East Africa Community

Contract partner: KCK - Kituo Cha Katiba (East African Centre for Constitutional Development)Country: Subsahara-Afrika, regional/länderübergreifend Funding amount: € 170.642,00Project start: 01.01.2004End: 31.08.2006

Short Description:

Overall goal

This proposal submitted by Kituo Cha Katiba (The East African Centre for Constitutional Development) - KCK - aims at enhancing the participation of the people of East Africa, particularly civil society and the private sector, in influencing the development of the East African Community (EAC). The current mission of KCK is 'to protect and promote constitutionalism, good governance and democratic development in East Africa'The programme intends to fulfil the following objectives:

a) to mobilise civil society and the private sector to participate in making the implementation of the EAC Treaty people driven;

b) to influence the process and progress of the East African Community organs and relevant government institutions in the implementation of the Treaty;

c) to contribute to a positive regional integration that observes the rule of law and human rights.

project number2231-00/2004
source of fundingOEZA
sector Staatsführung & Zivilgesellschaft, allgemein
  • Policy marker: are used to identify, assess and facilitate the monitoring of activities in support of policy objectives concerning gender equality, aid to environment, participatory development/good governance, trade development and reproductive, maternal, newborn and child health. Activities targeting the objectives of the Rio Conventions include the identification of biodiversity, climate change mitigation, climate change adaptation, and desertification.
    • 1= policy is a significant objective of the activity
    • 2= policy is the principal objective of the activity
  • Donor/ source of funding: The ADA is not only implementing projects and programmes of the Austrian Development Cooperation , but also projects funded from other sources and donors such as
    • AKF - Foreign Disaster Fund of the Austrian federal government
    • BMLFUW - Federal Ministry for Agriculture, Forestry, Environment and Water
    • EU - Funds of the European Commission
    • Others - various other donors are listed in ADA’s annual business report.
  • Type of Aid – Aid modalities: classifies transfers from the donor to the first recipient of funds such as budget support, core contributions and pooled programmes and funds to CSOs and multilateral organisations, project-type interventions, experts and other technical assistance, scholarships and student costs in donor countries, debt relief, administrative costs and other in-donor expenditures.
  • Purpose/ sector code: classifies the specific area of the recipient’s economic or social structure, funded by a bilateral contribution.
  • Tied/Untied: Untied aid is defined as loans and grants whose proceeds are fully and freely available to finance procurement from all OECD countries and substantially all developing countries. Transactions are considered tied unless the donor has, at the time of the aid offer, clearly specified a range of countries eligible for procurement which meets the tests for “untied” aid.