The 2nd ESA Regional Research Conference

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Date(s) - 23/11/17 - 24/11/17
All Day



The 2nd ESA Regional Research Conference is scheduled to take place on 23rdย -24thย November 2017 at the Kenya School of Monetary Studies in Nairobi, and will be hosted by the WCO/ROCB and RTC KENYA. In light of the WTO Trade Facilitation Agreement and its entering into force, and the WCO support for its implementation, the conference will focus on Trade Facilitation, with the aim of progressing trade facilitation agenda with the framework conference aiming to progress the trade facilitation (TF) agenda, within the framework of the WCO Mercator Programme.

The theme of the conference isย โ€˜Impacts and Implication of the Trade Facilitation Agreement and the WCO Mercator Programme to the ESA regionโ€™ย and will cover the following:


  1. Impacts of the WTO Trade Facilitation Agreement in East and Southern Africa
  2. Data Analysis for Effective Border Management in East and Southern Africa
  3. Best Practices in Digital Customs in East and Southern Africa
  4. E-commerce as a driver for Economic Growth in East and Southern Africa
  5. Securing and facilitating trade in East and Southern Africa
  6. Regional Integration: Addressing levels of intraregional trade in East and Southern Africa

This conference will bring together member administrations, tax and customs agents, universities, researchers, auditors, trade facilitation experts, procurement heads/officers, chief finance officers, senior executives (public and private sectors) and other stakeholders.

Click on this link for more information and history on the Regional Research Conference


For member administrations and special invitees:ย Register on the form below.


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    Primrose on +254 709 011 616

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    Payment Options

    Through our partnerships the conference charges have been discounted toย Kshs. 9500inclusive of taxes per participant on a โ€˜first come first served basisโ€™.

    This fee is exclusive of accommodation.

    In favour of the

    Kenya School of Revenue Administration

    Accountย  No: 01023015000900

    Branch: Times Tower Branch

    Account Name: Kenya school of Revenue Administration


    NB:ย Indicate the name of the organisation and the course on the deposit slips.


    Lipa na Mpesa

    Paybill No:ย 833613

    Account Name:ย 2NDย ESA- ID/PASSPORT NO

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    Caroline /Melvin onย +254 709 752 727 / 715 877 539 / 715 877 535

    Email (ยย kesratraining@kra.go.keย .

    Deadline for registration and payment is 17thย November, 2017.