Enhancing Peace and Security in the Eastern Africa Region

Minister Counsellor of Diaspora Affairs at Ethiopian Embassy Calls on EASF Director

The Minister Counsellor of Diaspora Affairs at the Embassy of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia (FDRE) in Nairobi, Ms. Selam Adam Zerihun, paid a courtesy call on the Director of EASF, Brig Gen. Getachew Shiferaw Faysisa, on 24 October 2022 at the EASF Secretariat in Nairobi. The two sides discussed on the various areas where EASF and the Embassy can work together.


EASF holds Meeting with Friends of EASF

The EASF Management led by the Director, Brig Gen. Getachew Shiferaw Fayisa met with the Chair of Friends of EASF, Col. Jens Gynther Lindvig in Nairobi today, 24 October 2022. The EASF Civilian Advisor Mr. Peter Horne Zartsdahl also attended the meeting.


EASF Attends AU Workshop in Benin

The African Union (AU) is conducting a workshop on ‘Enhancing Cooperation and Coordination’ in Cotonou, Benin from 21 to 22 October 2022. Regional Economic Communities (RECs), Regional Mechanisms (RMs) and Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) are in attendance at the workshop.



The Eastern Africa Standby Force wishes a HAPPY MASHUJAA DAY to all Kenyans.

EASF Concludes HANDS Plan Operationalization Workshop

The Humanitarian Action and Disaster Support (HANDS) plan operationalization workshop came to conclusion today, 19 October 2022. The workshop developed a legal roadmap for operationalizing a regional HANDS response plan. The closing ceremony was presided over by the head of the EASF Peace Operations Department, Brig Gen Kabissa Domitien.


EASF HANDS Plan Legal Operationalization Workshop Underway

EASF is conducting a Humanitarian Action and Disaster Support (HANDS) plan legal operationalization workshop at Weston Hotel in Nairobi Kenya. The workshop was opened officially by the EASF Joint Chief of Staff, Maj Gen (PSC) Dr. Osman Mohamed Abbas on 17 October 2022.



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