As a collaborative venture between the IMF, the recipient countries, and bilateral and multilateral donors AFRITAC has the mission to help build local capacities for sound economic and financial management within the Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper (PRSP) framework. The goal is to strengthen the capacity of East African member countries to formulate and implement their own growth-oriented, poverty-reducing policies, including through the Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper (PRSP) and Millennium Development Goals processes. Reports are downloadable. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
The aim of COMESA is promoting regional economic integration through trade and investment. There is also a peace, security and foreign policy dimension of the venture, seen as preconditions for enhanced development in the region. [editors ilissAfrica]
ZEP-RE (PTA Reinsurance Company) is a regional organisation charged with the task of promoting trade, development and integration within the COMESA region through trade of insurance and reinsurance business. [according to site editor's information]
The HBF is close to the german political party Bündnis 90/Die Grünen. The website of the East and Horn of Africa office informs on the work of the foundation in the area and three programmes: gender equity, ecology and sustainable development, and the promotion of peace and dialogue.
Some publications are downloadable. [editors ilissAfrica]