News

ENVIROMENTAL EXPERTS CALL FOR DEVELOPMENT OF WATER MANAGEMENT POLICIES



Environmental and Water experts within the East African Community want the Partner states to develop National water quality management policies in line with the Regional Water quality Policy.  The experts are also calling for the formulization and harmonization of the ...…
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LVBC MONTHLY REVIEW – ISSUE 4




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LVB: Experts Agree on Sustainable Land and Water Management for Climate Resilient Food Systems.



Environmental experts within the Lake Victoria basin have jointly agreed on the need to enhance the linkage between sustainable land management and resilient food systems.   The experts also want the minimization of land degradation within the basin to enhance ecosystems ...…
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{UPDATED} – TENDER FOR SUPPLY OF A BRAND-NEW MOTOR VEHICLE FOR LAKE VICTORIA BASIN COMMISSION – Reference Number: LVBC/GDS/23-24/04



EAST AFRICAN COMMUNITYLAKE VICTORIA BASIN COMMISSION TENDER FOR SUPPLY OF NEW MOTOR VEHICLE FOR LAKE VICTORIA BASIN COMMISSION: Reference No. LVBC/GDS/23-24/04 Lake Victoria Basin Commission (LVBC) has received financing from GIZ under the strengthening institutional capacity of LVBC Project and ...…
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USD 85,000 SPENT IN RESTORING ECOSYSTEM IN BUSIA AND SIAYA COUNTIES.



Lake Victoria Basin Commission has spent USD 85,000 towards the restoration of ecosystem in Busia and Siaya counties.  The commission through the Adapting to Climate Change project (ACC-LVB) has planted over 90,000 trees in the two counties.    Executive secretary Dr Masinde ...…
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RESTORING OSIPATA GULLEY: 10,000 BAMBOOS PLANTED 



Lake Victoria Basin Commission (LVBC) has spent USD 30,000 in the restoration of Osipata gulley in Teso South Constituency Busia County.  The restoration exercise was under the Adapting to Climate Change in Lake Victoria Basin (ACC-LVB) Project which was funded ...…
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LVBC MONTHLY REVIEW – ISSUE 3




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MODERN AUTOMATIC WEATHER STATIONS SET UP IN BUSIA AND SIAYA COUNTIES.



Busia and Siaya counties in the Republic of Kenya are among the beneficiaries of the set-up of new automated weather stations that will be used to measure and transmit weather parameters for timely and accurate weather forecasting.   The two counties ...…
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FROM RAGS TO RICHES:   THE TALE OF A GROUP IN KENYA WHICH BENEFITED FROM ACC-LVB PROJECT.



Siaya county in the Republic of Kenya is among the regions where the positive impact of ACC- LVB has been greatly felt.  Once sleepy villages in Rarieda constituency a few kilometers from Bondo town are now buzzing with activities courtesy ...…
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NEW MARITIME TRAINING FACILITY AT THE FISHERIES TRAINING INSTITUTE (FTI) – ENTEBBE, A MILESTONE TO EAC. 



An ultra-modern Maritime Training facility at the Fisheries Training Institute (FTI) – Entebbe is under construction in the Republic of Uganda at a cost USD 1.45Million with funds from African Development Bank (AfDB).  The construction of the institute is set ...…
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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




NEWS

LVBC AND KFW DEVELOPMENT BANK AGREE ON THE ROADMAP FOR CONCLUDING GERMAN FINANCIAL COOPERATION COMMITMENTS.

The German Co-operation has made a commitment of EUR 45 million towards the implementation of a new program within the Lake Victoria Basin. This follows a series of negotiation between the East African Community and the Government of the Federal ...
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TENDER FOR SUPPLY AND COMMISSIONING OF A SEARCH AND RESCUE BOAT FOR LAKE VICTORIA BASIN COMMISSION – Procurement REF. NO. LVBC/GDS/23-24/10

EAST AFRICAN COMMUNITY LAKE VICTORIA BASIN COMMISSION REVISED ADVERTISEMENT TENDER FOR SUPPLY AND COMMISSIONING OF A SEARCH AND RESCUE BOAT FOR LAKE VICTORIA BASIN COMMISSION Procurement REF. NO. LVBC/GDS/23-24/10 Lake Victoria Basin Commission (LVBC) is a specialized institution of the ...
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{RE-ADVERTISEMENT} – TENDER FOR SUPPLY OF NEW MOTOR VEHICLES FOR LAKE VICTORIA BASIN COMMISSION – Reference Number: LVBC/GDS/23-24/04

EAST AFRICAN COMMUNITY LAKE VICTORIA BASIN COMMISSION         RE-ADVERTISEMENT TENDER FOR SUPPLY OF NEW MOTOR VEHICLES FOR LAKE VICTORIABASIN COMMISSION : Reference No. LVBC/GDS/23-24/04 EAC Lake Victoria Basin Commission (LVBC) invites eligible bidders for Supply of Motor Vehicles as per below ...
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THE 22ND SECOM APPROVES LAKE VICTORIA DAY CELEBRATIONS.

The 22nd Sectoral council of Ministers for Lake Victoria Basin(SECOM-LVB) has adopted and declared November 29th as a significant date set aside for Lake Victoria Day Celebrations.  The inaugural celebrations will be held in Mwanza, in the United Republic of ...
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THE 22nd SECTORAL COUNCIL OF MINISTER ON LAKE VICTORIA BASIN KICKS OFF IN KISUMU, REPUBLIC OF KENYA.

The 22nd Sectoral council of ministers on Lake Victoria Basin (SECOM-LVB)  meeting has officially kicked off in Kisumu, in the Republic of Kenya. The five day meeting began with sessions of senior officials from all the relevant ministries from the ...
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