Membership of the Summit
The Summit consists of the Heads of State or Government of the Partner States.
If a member of the Summit is unable to attend a meeting of the Summit and it is not convenient to postpone the meeting, that member may, after consultation with other members of the Summit, appoint a Minister/ Cabinet Secretary of Government to attend the meeting. A Minister/Cabinet Secretary so appointed has, for purposes of that meeting, all the powers, duties and responsibilities of the member of the Summit for whom that person is acting. Read more....
Council of Ministers
Membership of the Council
The Council consists of the Ministers/Cabinet Secretary responsible for regional co-operation of each Partner State and such other Ministers/Cabinet Secretaries of the Partner States as each Partner State may determine. Read more....
Composition of the Co-ordination Committee
The Co-ordination Committee consists of the Permanent/Principal Secretaries responsible for regional co-operation in each Partner State and such other Permanent/Principal Secretaries of the Partner States as each Partner State determine. Read more....
Establishment and Composition of Sectoral Committees
The Co-ordination Committee recommends to the Council the establishment, composition and functions of such Sectoral Committees, as may be necessary for the achievement of the objectives of the Treaty. Read More....
The East African Court of Justice
The Court, is one of the organs of the East African Community established under Article 9 of the Treaty for the Establishment of the East African Community.
The Court’s major responsibility is to ensure the adherence to law in the interpretation and application of and compliance with the EAC Treaty. Read More....
The East African Legislative Assembly (Assembly) is an organ of the East African Community; established under Article 9 of the Treaty for the Establishment of the East African Community. Read More....
The Secretariat is the executive organ of the Community.
These are the offices in the service of the Community:
- Secretary General;
- Deputy Secretaries General;
- Counsel to the Community;
and such other offices as may be deemed necessary by the Council. Read More...