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1.14. Lack of coordination between government institutions
Lack of coordination among the numerous institutions involved in testing and clearance of goods at the Borders
- Status note
.The NTBs meeting of Focal Points held on 19- 21 August 2019 was informed that the EAC agreed to harmonise the operations of their institutions. This NTB no longer was resolved in the EAC Time Bound mechanism.
- Progress update note
The Ministers decided that:
(i) collaboration among the regulatory agencies be enhanced;
(ii) agencies operate under one stop post as is currently being done between Kenya and Uganda;
(iii) agencies collaborate at the national borders with a view to fast tracking clearance of goods at border entry points; and
(iv Mutual recognition of certificates issued by agencies is ongoing.
The operationalization of one stop border posts in the Partner States will address the NTB.
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