The Inter-University Council for East Africa (IUCEA) is an institution of the East African Community responsible for coordinating the development of higher education and research. The objective of ACE II is to support selected higher education institutions in eight Governments in Eastern and Southern Africa to deliver quality post-graduate education and build collaborative research capacity in the regional priority areas.
The higher order objective of the project is to meet the demand for skills required for Africa’s development while strengthening best African universities in education and training in agriculture, industry, health, applied statistics, and education. Eight countries in the region – Ethiopia, Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda and Zambia are participating in the ACE II project.
As part of capacity building support to ACEs to effectively communicate project results, IUCEA contracted Capital One Group to conduct a communication training for ACE Communication Officers from 18th to 22nd March in Nairobi, Kenya at the Hilton Hotel, Nairobi – Kenya.