About Us

Map of WCO ESA region membership


The WCO East and Southern Africa Region consist of 24 Member Countries; Angola, Botswana, Burundi, Comoros, Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Lesotho, Madagascar, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Rwanda, Seychelles, Somalia , South Africa, South Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe.


To be globally recognized for providing Capacity Building leadership as well as developing and managing innovations in the WCO East and Southern Africa Region.


To provide leadership in the WCO East and Southern Africa Region in the areas of sustainable customs capacity building and change management.

Philosophy & Core Values

ROCB provides customized services to members through delivery mechanisms that sustain improvement in their operations and adaptability to the changing environment in a timely, sustainable and cost effective manner. These services are founded on the principles of leadership, relevance, responsiveness, effectiveness and resilience.