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LVBC plays Special Role to the economies of EAC, Kenya’s Representative to JPRSC Meeting

Submitted by webmaster on Tue, 02/18/2020 - 12:40
The Joint Regional Policy Steering Committee (JPSC) attended by delegates from the six EAC Partner States emphasized programmatic and strategic contributions of the Lake Victoria Basin Commission (LVBC) to the economies of the EAC Partner States. “LVBC plays a special role to the economies and livelihood of the people of the EAC despite many challenges the Lake Victoria Basin faces,” Dr. Chris Kiptoo, Principal Secretary, Ministry of Environment, Republic of Kenya.

Climate-induced Floods Featured in Regional Policy Meeting

Submitted by webmaster on Wed, 02/12/2020 - 10:37

 

Climate-induced floods feature prominently in the 9th Joint Regional Policy Steering Committee (JRPSC) Meeting taking place from 10th-14th February 2020 in Kisumu, Kenya.

 

Agnes Yobterik, from the Republic of Kenya referred to the floods as an emerging threat to economic activities in Kenya and her neighboring countries. She attributed such foods to climate change.

LVBC Celebrates 20th EAC Integration

Submitted by webmaster on Fri, 11/22/2019 - 11:46

Lake Victoria Basin Commission (LVBC) joins other EAC Organs, Institutions and Apex Organizations in celebrating the 20th Anniversary Observance of EAC Regional Integration starting from 22nd-23rd November 2019 at the Commission’s Nyanza Regional Headquarters, Kisumu, Kenya.

 

LVBC and UNEP Team Discussed Adapting to Climate Project Implementation

Submitted by webmaster on Mon, 10/28/2019 - 10:18
The team from the United Environment Programme (UNEP) and Lake Victoria Basin Commission (LVBC) held discussions centered on progress of implementation for Adapting to Climate Change in Lake Victoria Basin (ACC-LVB) Project coordinated in 5 East African Community (EAC) Partner States.

German MPs Commended Cooperation with EAC/LVBC

Submitted by webmaster on Wed, 10/09/2019 - 11:37
The delegation of Germany Members of Parliament (MPs) has commended the East Africa Community (EAC) and LVBC in particular for translating the German-EAC Cooperation into meaningful and impactful environmental results.


programs

  • Adaptation to Climate Change in the Lake Victoria Basin

    ACC-LVB

    Adaptation to Climate Change in the Lake Victoria Basin   The Lake Victoria Basin (LVB) is located in the upper reaches of the Nile River basin and comprises one of the world’s greatest complexes of…
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    EPSGG-LVB

    Engaging Private Sector for Green Growth in Lake Victoria Basin (EPSGG-LVB) Project is a regional project of LVBC implemented by the commission through the National Cleaner Production Centres of Kenya…
  • Youth Celebrating the 3rd Mara Day in Narok County, Kenya

    PREPARED

    Youth Celebrating the 3rd Mara Day in Narok County, Kenya   The Planning for Resilience in East Africa through Policy, Adaptation, Research and Economic Development (PREPARED) is a medium-term, mu…
  • Water intake for Sengerema Town Water Treatment Plant, the United Republic of Tanzania

    LVWATSAN II

    Youth Celebrating the 3rd Mara Day in Narok County, Kenya   Lake Victoria Water Supply and Sanitation (LVWATSAN II) is the programme of the East African Community (EAC), coordinated by Lake Victor…
  • WIMA Memebers of Women In Modern Agriculture at a farm in Rarieda Sub-county, Siaya County Kenya

    LVEMP II

    WIMA Members of Women In Modern Agriculture at a farm in Rarieda Sub-county, Siaya County Kenya    Lake Victoria Management Project (LVEMP II) is an East African Community (EAC) Project, coordinat…
  • Educating on better farming approaches

    PHE

      Population, Health and Environment (PHE) is an approach to development that integrates health and environmental conservation initiatives in order to seek synergistic successes for greater conservat…

Events

  • 9TH MARA DAY CELEBRATIONS Banner

    9TH MARA DAY CELEBRATIONS

      The Lake Victoria Basin Commission (LVBC) in partnership with the Ministry of East African Community Affairs, Republic of Kenya, Ministry of Environment & Natural Resources, Ministry of Water a…
  • Senior Officials Session of SECOM Kicks off in Entebbe, Uganda

    The 19th SECOM Kicks off in En…

        The 19th SECOM Kicks off in Entebbe, Republic of Uganda The Senior Officials Session of the Sectoral Council of Ministers for Lake Victoria Basin (SECOM) kicked off, 18th June 2018 at Protea H…
  • Regional Population, Health & Environment Symposium 2017

    Regional Population, Health…

    Regional Population, Health & Environment Symposium 2017 - ENDED Dates  : 27th - 28th September, 2017 Venue : Imperial Golf View Hotel, Station Road Entebbe, Central Region, Entebbe, Uganda The …
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    LVBCON 2017

    Introduction   EAC Partner States through the Lake Victoria Basin Commission (LVBC) plan to hold a research/scientific conference that will be held in Mwanza, Tanzania on the 15th – 16th February,…
  • Regional Population, Health & Environment Symposium 2017

    Regional Population, Health…

    Regional Population, Health & Environment Symposium 2017 Dates  : 27th - 28th September, 2017 [ENDED] Venue : Imperial Golf View Hotel, Station Road Entebbe, Central Region, Entebbe, Uganda Th…
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    LVWATSAN PROJECT LAUNCH | 12/5…

    Lake Victoria Basin covers an area of 250,000 km2 with the lake taking 68,000  km2. The basin has a population of 35 - 40 million people, with rapidly growing secondary towns, which has resulted in:  …

news

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      THE UNITED REPUBLIC OF TANZANIA MINISTRY OF WORKS AND TRANSPORT TANZANIA SHIPPING AGENCIES CORPORATION (TASAC)                               INVITATION FOR TENDER   BID NO: AE/095/2020-2…
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  • NBI - LVBC COOPERATION : NILE…

      In line with existing cooperation between the Nile Basin Initiative (NBI) and the Lake Victoria Basin Commission (LVBC), the documents below are for disclosure:   This disclosure is in accordanc…
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  • NBI-LVBC Technical Team meeting November, 17th 2020 Entebbe, Uganda

    LVBC and NBI Technical Team Di…

    NBI-LVBC Technical Team meeting November, 17th 2020 Entebbe, Uganda   For two days experts of the Nile Basin Initiative (NBI) and Lake Victoria Basin Commission (LVBC) met on 17th November 2020 at t…
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  • LVBC and NBI Discuss Cooperati…

      The Executive Secretary of Lake Victoria Basin Commission (LVBC) Dr. Ally Said Matano, and the Executive Director of the Nile Basin Initiative (NBI), Professor Seifeldin Hamad Adballa, held bilater…
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  • BEST EVALUATED BIDDER NOTICE -…

    EAST AFRICAN COMMUNITY LAKE VICTORIA BASIN COMMISSION     BEST EVALUATED BIDDER NOTICE   The bidder named below has been evaluated as the best evaluated bidder for the procurement as below. It i…
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  • Narok County Commissioner Evans Achoki planting trees during 9th Mara Day Celebrations, hosted by the Republic of Kenya, 15th September 2020

    9th Mara Day Celebrations: Pre…

    Narok County Commissioner Evans Achoki planting trees during 9th Mara Day Celebrations, hosted by the Republic of Kenya, 15th September 2020    Papers presented on 14th September 2020 as an integral…
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Kisumu, Kenya
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