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LVBC Prioritizes Media as Accelerators of Climate Change Adaptations



Lake Victoria Basin Commission (LVBC) will train regional media practitioners from five East African Community (EAC) Partner States from 27th-29th June 2022 in Kigali, Rwanda. According to the LVBC Executive Secretary, Dr. Bwire K. Masinde, the regional media training on ...…
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Kenya Hosts Regional Workshop on Water Information System to Support Policy and Investment Decisions



The regional workshop on Water Information System brings together experts from the 5 East African Community (EAC) Partner States will be held in Nairobi, Kenya, 22nd-24th June, 2022. The workshop forms part of the stakeholder engagement process that seeks to ...…
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Rwanda Committed to Success of High Priority Investment Project



The Government of Rwanda will exercise oversight to ensure the successful implementation of the High Priority Investment (HPI), remarked Patrick Karera, Permanent Secretary for the Ministry of Environment (MoE) May, 9th 2022. The Permanent Secretary made assurance during the signing ...…
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The Lake Victoria Basin Integrated Water Resources Management Programme (LVB IWRMP) Marks International Day for Biological Diversity 2022



Lake Victoria basin is used by communities and industries as a source of food, energy, water and transport. At the same time, the Lake is also a sink for human, agricultural and industrial waste. The Lake provides employment for up ...…
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Kenya’s Parliamentary Select Committee and LVBC Discussed Regional Integration.



Kenya’s Parliamentary Select Committee on Regional Integration held discussions with Lake Victoria Basin Commission (LVB) Staff on matters consistent with East African Community Regional Integration Agenda. The visit to LVBC on 13th May, 2022 in Kisumu, Kenya was part of ...…
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21st SECOM Approves LVBC Strategic Plan 2021-2026



The 21st Sectoral Council of Ministers for Lake Victoria Basin (21st SECOM) approved the Strategic Plan 2021-2026 for Lake Victoria Basin Commission (LVBC). The Ministerial Session led by Hon. Keriako Tobiko, Cabinet Secretary Ministry of Environment and Forestry, the Republic ...…
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New Executive Secretary Confident in LVBC’s Delivery



The newly appointed Executive Secretary for the Lake Victoria Basin commission (LVBC) Dr. Masinde Kahitira Bwire has expressed confidence in the delivery of development agenda during the five years of his leadership tenure at the Commission. Speaking during the media ...…
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Senior Officials session of the 21st Sectoral Council of Ministers Meeting Kicks off in Kisumu, Kenya


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The   21st Sectoral Council of Ministers for Lake Victoria Basin (SECOM) kicked off with the session of the Senior Officials on 2nd May 2022 in Kisumu, Republic of Kenya. The technical team comprised of the Directors from the Ministry of ...…
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21st Sectoral Council of Ministers to Take Place from 2nd-6th May, 2022, Kisumu, Kenya.


LVB SECOM 2021-2022
The 21st Meeting of the Sectoral Council of Ministers for Lake Victoria Basin (LVB-SECOM) is set to take place from 2nd – 6th May 2022 at the Imperial Hotel in Kisumu, Republic of Kenya. The meeting is expected to consider ...…
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EAC Council of Ministers Appoints LVBC Executive Secretary



The 47th Extra-ordinary Meeting of the East African Community Council of Ministers (EAC Council) appoints a new Executive Secretary of the Lake Victoria Basin Commission (LVBC) in Arusha, Tanzania, 6th April 2022. The new Executive Secretary, Dr. Kahitira Masinde Bwire ...…
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PROGRAMS & PROJECTS

LVB IWRMP

Lake Victoria Basin Integrated Water Resources Management Programme (LVB IWRMP) Lake Victoria Integrated Water Resources Management Programme (LVB IWRMP) is a regional programme coordinated by Lake Victoria Basin Commission (LVBC) and implemented in the four Partner States of the East ...
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ACC-LVB

Adapting to Climate Change in Lake Victoria Basin Project (ACC-LVB)
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ScaleWays Project

Scaling out resilient Water and Agricultural Systems (ScaleWAYS) is a project implemented under the broader framework of Advancing Water Futures and Scenarios (WFaS East Africa: Accelerating transition towards resilient water and Food Systems). It’s a research project that would be ...
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EPSGG-LVB

Project on engaging private sector for green growth in Lake Victoria Basin (EPSGG-LVB)
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PREPARED

The Planning for Resilience in East Africa through Policy, Adaptation, Research and Economic Development (PREPARED) is a medium-term, multi-organization program partially implemented in the East African Community.
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LVWATSAN II

Lake Victoria Water Supply and Sanitation (LVWATSAN II) is the programme of the East African Community (EAC), coordinated by Lake Victoria Basin Commission (LVBC) implemented in 15 towns of the 5 Partner States of the Community. The African Development Bank ...
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EVENTS

9TH MARA DAY CELEBRATIONS

Dates: 14th - 15th September, 2020
Venue: Virtual Online Event
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 and Irrigation, ...
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The 19th SECOM Kicks off in Entebbe, Uganda – ENDED

Dates: 18th - 22nd June, 2018
Venue: Protea Hotel, Entebbe, Republic of Uganda
The 19th Meeting of the Sectoral Council of Ministers for the Lake Victoria Basin (LVB) currently being held from 18th to 22nd June 2018 at Protea Hotel, ...
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Regional Population, Health & Environment Symposium 2017 – ENDED

Dates: 27th - 28th September, 2017
Venue: Imperial Golf View Hotel, Station Road Entebbe, Central Region, Uganda
EAC - LVBC in partnership with K4Health project and PRB will host a two-day regional Population, Health, and Environment (PHE) Symposium in Entebbe, ...
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LVBCON 2017

Date: 15th – 16th February 2017
Venue: Mwanza, Tanzania
The conference will bring together institutions and individuals who have useful information to share. The theme of the conference is “Harnessing Science and Research for Improved collaborative management ...
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Regional Population, Health & Environment Symposium 2017

The Lake Victoria Basin Commission (LVBC) in partnership with Knowledge 4 Health (K4Health) project and Population Reference Bureau (PRB) will held a two-day regional Population, Health, and Environment (PHE) Symposium in Entebbe, Uganda
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LVWATSAN PROJECT LAUNCH | 12/5/2017

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: Unplanned, spontaneous and unsustainable growth Run-down ...
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NEWS

MWAUWASA of Tanzania Signs Project and Financing Agreement with LVBC

The Mwanza Urban Water Supply and Sanitation Authority (MWAUWASA) of the United Republic of Tanzania (URT) signed the Project and Financing Agreement (PFA) with Lake Victoria Basin Commission (LVBC) in Mwanza City, URT, 23rd November 2022. MWAUWASA’s Managing Director, Eng. ...
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REQUEST FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST – INDIVIDUAL ASSIGNMENT – LVBC/AFDB/IA/01/2022 – DRIVER

EAST AFRICAN COMMUNITYLAKE VICTORIA BASIN COMMISSION REQUEST FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST INDIVIDUAL ASSIGNMENT – LVBC/AFDB/IA/01/2022 DRIVER MULTINATIONAL LAKE VICTORIA MARITIME COMMUNICATIONS AND TRANSPORT PROJECT Sector: Telecommunications Financing Agreement Reference: 2100150036245 (Tanzania), 2100150036246 (Uganda) Project ID No: P-Z1-GB0-021 (Tanzania), P-Z1-GB0-030 (Uganda) ...
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Towards Climate Adaptations in Rwanda: Beneficiaries Testify Felt Changes

Beneficiaries of the Regional Project – Adapting to Climate Change Adaptation in Lake Victoria Basin (ACC-LV) Project – coordinated by Lake Victoria Basin Commission (LVBC) in Rwanda shared their stories of change on November,3rd 2022 during the Project Monitoring visit ...
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Localizing Interventions in EAC Partner States for Maximal Impacts

The Lake Victoria Basin Commission (LVBC) and the County Government of Kisumu’s leadership discuss benefits of localizing programmatic interventions for maximal impacts in East African Partner States starting with Kisumu as LVBC’s host county. The foregoing was revealed on 27th ...
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DISPOSAL NOTICE (RE-ADVERTISEMENT): LVBC/DISP/2022/01, LVBC/DISP/2022/02, LVBC/DISP/2022/03 & LVBC/DISP/2022/04

EAST AFRICAN COMMUNITYLAKE VICTORIA BASIN COMMISSION DISPOSAL NOTICE (RE-ADVERTISEMENT) The Lake Victoria Basin Commission intends to dispose used Motor Vehicles and a Generator on “as is, where is” basis. LVBC now invites sealed bids for the purchase of the listed ...
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Kenya and Tanzania Urged to Formulate Policies to Conserve Mara River Basin

Stakeholders and communities livening in the two Partner States of the East African Community –Republic of Kenya and United Republic of Tanzania were urged to work collaboratively toward sustainable conservation and management of the Mara ecosystem. These were the collective ...
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