On March 4, 2012, three munitions depots exploded in Brazzaville killing 220 people, wounding 2,300, and leaving 14,000 homeless. The disaster revealed governance and resource management difficulties in the country. It sped up the establishment of the national development plan adopted at the end of the year, in which civil society actors were little involved. The economic situation in Congo remained stable compared to 2011, with growth attaining 8%. The year 2012 marked the end of projects financed by the 10th EDF and the launch of the 11th.
In 2012, GRET ended its support to the CCOD and launched phase two of the Community and Associative Microprojects in Brazzaville project (MICAB II). GRET’s branch office in Brazzaville grew with new local staff and two expatriates.
Congo | 15/02/2009 - 31/12/2009
In 2009, GRET was selected by pS-Eau and the Partenariat pour le Développement Municipal (PDM) to help the city of Dolisie establish its joint municipal strategy on access to water and sanitation. This consisted of running, for the ...
Etude sur les métiers porteurs : dynamiques entrepreneuriales, insertion et formation professionnelle (en)
Congo, Madagascar, Senegal | 01/01/2009 - 31/12/2010
Congo | 01/11/2008 - 30/06/2012
The CCOD is the main Congolese network of development NGOs in a post-conflict context where civil society is still relatively weak. The goal of the project is to build the capacities of the CCOD and its members (among ...
Congo | 01/04/2008 - 31/12/2011
The MICAB project (community and associative micro-projects in Brazzaville) is active in two arrondissements of the Congolese capital, Brazzaville. It aims to improve the population’s access to essential services while improving the contracting authority capabilities of city halls ...
Impact assessment of the European Union’s agriculture EPAs with countries in the CEMAC/São Tomé e Principe Region
Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon | 01/01/2005 - 31/12/2005
The Cotonou Agreement, signed in June 2000 between the ACP (Africa Caribbean Pacific) countries and the European Union, profoundly modified trade relations between the two regions. The Central African Economic and Monetary Community (CEMAC), with São Tomé ...
Congo | 01/01/2004 - 31/12/2007
In the national strategic framework for AIDS prevention (2003-2007), the Congolese Conseil National de Lutte contre le Sida (CNLS, national AIDS prevention council) is developing a multi-sector action plan to fight HIV/AIDS. One of its components focuses ...
Congo | 01/01/2002 - 31/12/2006
The objective of this programme in Brazzaville is to strengthen civil society and contribute to economic and social development via 150 microprojects. It contains several components: (1) Setting up a local development approach in 20 pilot neighbourhoods ...
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- Institutions publiques et collectivités locales : Communes de Brazzaville et de Dolisie.
- ONG : Association d’appui aux initiatives de santé communautaire (AAISC), Conseil de concertation des ONG de développement (CCOD).
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