DLCO-EA holds its 67th Regular Session of the Executive Committee, in Kampala, Uganda

25th October 2022

The DLCO-EA 67th Executive Committee Session has commenced in Kampala, Uganda, in preparation for the Council of Ministers Session due from 27th-28th October 2022. We appreciate Uganda for hosting the event. #DLCO_EA@60 #foodsecurity

Hon Minister (MAAIF) Mr. Stephen Byantware, also the 1st Vice Chairman of the DLCO-EA Governing Council of Ministers at the media centre informing the nation about the 67th Regular Session and the 60th anniversary celebrations.


The Ag Director, Crop Resources and Commissioner Crop Protection @MAAIF_Uganda Mr Stephen Byantware updated the nation on the current situation of the emerging pests in the country. DLCO-EA will continue supporting member countries in these areas.

The Chairperson DLCO-EA Executive Committee, Mr Marangu Collins was also present to talk about DLCO-EA’s achievements and relevancy to the regional efforts towards food security in the member countries.

Director DLCO-EA Moses Rwaheru (right) with Hon. Kyakulaga Fred Bwino (left) the Minister of State for Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries (Agriculture) at the Uganda Media Centre in Kampala


Maj. Gen. David Kasura-Kyomukama the Permanent Secretary – Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries welcomes representatives of the Desert Locust Control Organization for Eastern Africa (DLCO-EA) to Uganda ahead of the 67th Session of the Organisation’s Council of Ministers.