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Researcher: 
Mitchell
Treaty Name and Text
Agreement Name: 
Treaty Establishing the East African Community
Alternative Treaty Name: 
The Treaty for the Establishment of the Eastern African Community
Possible Sources (additional): 
http://www.iss.co.za/af/RegOrg/unity_to_union/pdfs/eac/EACTreaty.pdf; ECOLEX-3253
Signature/Entry into Force/Termination
Date IEA was signed: 
1999-11-30
Signature Year: 
1999
Place IEA was signed: 
Arusha
Date IEA entered into force: 
2000-07-07
Treaty Type
Membership eligibility (multilateral, bilateral, etc): 
Agreement Type Level 3: 
E (environment) Code (agreement is environmental or not): 
Environmental
Source for E (environmental) code: 
Preamble: DETERMINED to strengthen their economic, social, cultural, political, technological and other ties for their fast balanced and sustainable development by the establishment of an East African Community, with an East African Customs Union and a Common Market as transitional stages to and integral parts thereof, subsequently a Monetary Union and ultimately a Political Federation
Text used for E (environmental) coding: 
Preamble: DETERMINED to strengthen their economic, social, cultural, political, technological and other ties for their fast balanced and sustainable development by the establishment of an East African Community, with an East African Customs Union and a Common Market as transitional stages to and integral parts thereof, subsequently a Monetary Union and ultimately a Political Federation
Specific words used to code agreement as E (environmental): 
cultural/africa/common market/community/sustainable development
Lineage
Lineage: 
East African Community
Sequence in lineage: 
100.000
Secretariat and auspices
Legacy
Hidden fields
Version: 
2007.10
AmendProtToB: 
4245
AmendProtToC: 
4245
AmendProtToType: 
Agreement
Inclusion Auto-Generated: 
MEA - Multilateral Environmental Agreements
Subject: 
Nature/Culture/Organization/Region/Trade
Category: 
ENV
Lang1: 
EN.txt
Deletable
Treaty Text (legacy)
Core Filename: 
1999-EastAfricanCommunity
Date text posted to IEA: 
200601
Member Code: 
KEN,TZA,UGA,
Members: 
Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania
OrigMEAgrees: 
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