The East African Communications Organization (EACO) is a regional organization that brings together national ICT regulators, operators, services providers (in the telecommunication, broadcasting and postal sub-sectors) ICT training institutions and other stakeholders in the communication sector within Burundi, Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania and Uganda.   

The broad objective of EACO which was established in 2000 is to strengthen and promote cooperation among the five EAC Countries in the development and provision of postal, telecommunication and broadcasting services in East Africa and Headquartered in Kigali, Rwanda.

 

Upcoming Events

EACO Working Groups/Committee Meetings

 

Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee                                                                                                               Closed

Date: 13th – 14th April 2017

Venue: Arusha, Tanzania

                 

 

   

Human Resource Committee Meeting                                                                                                                         Closed       

Date: 10th – 12th April 2017

Venue: ARUSHA, Tanzania

                                                                                                                                        

 

 

Joint Meeting of Human Resource & Legal and  Constitutional Affairs Committees                                             Closed            

Date: 12th  April 2017

Venue: ARUSHA, Tanzania

 

 

 

WG 07: Resource Planning, Allocations and IP Addresses                                                                                         Closed

Date: 1st - 4th March 2017

Venue: DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania

                                                                                                                     

 

                                                                                                                                                               

 WG 03: ICT Services Transaction & e-Applications                                                                                                      Closed

Date: 6th - 8th March 2017

Venue: KAMPALA, Uganda

                                                                                                                                                                           

WG 08: Communications Service Pricing and Industry Analysis                                                                                 Closed

Date: 8th - 10th March  2017

Venue: KAMPALA, Uganda

                                                                                                                                                                            

WG 11: Spectrum Management & WRC 19 Preparations                                                                                              Closed

Date: 6th – 10th  March 2017

Venue: KAMPALA, Uganda

                                                                                                                                                                    

WG 02: Infrastructure Development, Connectivity and Digital inclusion

Date: 20th – 22nd March 2017

Venue: DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania

                                                                                                                                 Closed

 

 

WG 09: Consumer  Affairs and QoS

Date: 3rd – 6th April 2017

Venue: DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania

                                                                                                                         Closed

 

 

WG 10: Environment and e-Waste Management

Date: 27th  – 29th  March 2017

Venue: KAMPALA, Uganda

                                                                                                                                   Closed

 

 

 E- waste Regional Steering Committee

Date: 20th  – 21st  March 2017

Venue: KAMPALA, Uganda

                                                                                                                                  Closed

 

 

WG 01: Policy and Regulatory Harmonization

Date: 24th – 28th  April  2017

Venue: ARUSHA, Tanzania

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WG 06: Broadcasting Development and Regulation

Date: 5th – 7th April 2017

Venue: NAIROBI, Kenya

                                                                                                                                     Closed

 

 

WG 04: Postal Services Development and Regulation

Date: 25th – 28th April 2017

Venue: KAMPALA, Uganda

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WG 05: IP Networks, Standards,  and Cyber security

Date: 15th – 19th May  2017

Venue: NAIROBI, Kenya

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 4th round of EACO Working Groups/ Committees Meetings in the 2nd cycle schedule (March – May 2017)  More Events...

                                                                                            ANNOUNCEMENTS

 

     Job Advert for the recruitment of the new Executive Secretary of EACO                                               

 

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                                               Announcement on

EAST AFRICA PEERING AND INTERCONNECTION FORUM 2017

[EAPIF – 2017]

                                                                              JULY 2017 – KAMPALA UGANDA

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netLabs!UG runs Green ICT programme for East African Communications Organisation (EACO)

 

netLabs!UG are running a Green ICT training programme for the East African Communications Organisation (EACO). This programme for Working Group 10 within EACO explores the global ecological footprint, the impacts both positive and negative that ICT is having. The training looks at policies around e-waste, smart technologies and the steps to implement smarter, sustainable ICT.

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Regional Regulatory Matters

Harmonization of Regional Regulatory Framework.

Regional ICT Development

Harmonization of Regional ICT projects and services

Regional Postal Services

Harmonization of Regional Postal Services.

Regional Broadcasting

Harmonization of Regional Broadcasting services.