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PRESS RELEASE: Regional conference on Strategies for Implementation of the ICGLR instruments on Sexual and Gender Based Violence (SGBV) in the Great Lakes Region, Commonwealth Resort Munyonyo, Kampala, Uganda 1st-3rd December 2017.

Kampala-Uganda, 29th October 2017: The International Conference on the Great Lakes Region (ICGLR) – Regional Training Facility (RTF) on Prevention and Suppression of Sexual and Gender Based Violence (SGBV) will hold a Regional conference on Strategies for Implementation of the ICGLR instruments on Sexual and Gender Based Violence (SGBV) in the Great Lakes Region at the Commonwealth Resort Munyonyo, Kampala, Uganda from December 1-3, 2017. This Great Lakes High Level conference will be held under the theme “Strategies for Implementation [...]

7th Ordinary Summit of ICGLR Heads of State and Government. Brazzavile, Republic of Congo.

The Heads of State and Government of the International Conference on the Great Lakes Region (ICGLR), meeting in Brazzaville, Republic of Congo, on 19th October, 2017 under the theme “Fast-Tracking Implementation of the Pact to Facilitate Stability and Development in the Great Lakes Region” to review the political and security situation in the region at the invitation of H.E. João Manuel Gonçalves Lourenço, President of the Republic of Angola and outgoing Chairman of the ICGLR Summit; His Excellency Denis Sassou Nguesso, Incoming Chairperson and host of the 7th Summit [...]

Meeting of Ministers of Defence of the ICGLR Member States, Brazzaville, Republic of Congo

Brazzaville, Republic of Congo, 11th October, 2011: Ministers of Defence of the International Conference on the Great Lakes Region ICGLR met in Brazzaville, Republic of Congo on 11th October, 2017 under the chairmainship of H.E. Charles Richard Mondjo, the Minister of Defence on security situation in the Great Lakes Region. The meeting of the Committee of Ministers precedes the Summit of the ICGLR Heads of States and Government to take place on 19th October, themed “Fast-Tracking the implementation of the Pact to Ensure Stability [...]

Meeting of Chiefs of Defence Forces/Staff of the ICGLR Member States Brazzaville, Republic of Congo

Brazzaville, Republic of Congo, 10th October, 2017: The Chiefs of Defence Forces/Staff of the International Conference on the Great Lakes Region ICGLR met today 9th October, 2017 in Brazzaville, Republic of Congo under the chairmanship of General Guy Blanchard Okoi, the Chief of General Staff of the Republic of Congo Defence Forces, to consider and adopt the report of the Expanded Joint Verification Mechanism EJVM on security situation in the Great Lakes Region. The meeting precedes the meeting of the Committee of Ministers [...]