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Lake Victoria Fisheries Organization

Assets Disposal

INVITATION TO BID TO PURCHASE USED OFFICE FURNITURE, USED COMPUTER EQUIPMENT, OFFICE EQUIPMENT AND USED ELECTRICAL DEVICES AMONG OTHERS

The EAC - Lake Victoria Fisheries Organization (LVFO) intends to dispose of used office furniture, used computer equipment, used office equipment and used electrical devices among others, on “as is, where is” basis; and the LVFO shall have no further liability after sale.

DOWNLOAD THE STANDARD BIDDING DOCUMENT FOR DISPOSAL OF EAC-LVFO ASSETS 

Please note the schedule has been revised and now the bid closing date is Thursday, 13th June 2024 at 12:00 p.m. local time. Download the and updated ADENDUM 4 below for more details on scheduled dates:
 

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Welcome to Lake Victoria Fisheries Organization

The Lake Victoria Fisheries Organization (LVFO) is a specialized institution of the East African Community (EAC) whose mandate is to coordinate the management and development of fisheries and aquaculture resources in the EAC region.

A Conference of Plenipotentiaries on the Establishment of the Lake Victoria Fisheries Organization, which was held in Kisumu, Kenya, on 30 June 1994, adopted the Convention for the Establishment of the Lake Victoria Fisheries Organization (LVFO). The Convention was registered with the Secretariat of the United Nations on 30 July 1996 under registration number 32987.

At its 9th Session held in Nairobi, Kenya, on 29 January 2016, the Council of Ministers of the LVFO adopted amendments to the Convention with a view to, inter alia, opening membership to all Partner States of the East African Community, and extending the competence of the LVFO to the fisheries and aquaculture resources of the East African Community water bodies.  The amendments entered into force thirty days after their adoption, that is, on 28 February 2016 and the Republic of Burundi officially  acceded to the convention on 4th October 2017.

Vision

“A Competitive and Sustainable Fisheries and Aquaculture Industry in the East African Community”.

Mission

Its Mission is “To promote Sustainable Management and Development of Fisheries and aquaculture in the East African Community for Food Security and Wealth creation”.

Objective

The Objectives of LVFO is to foster co-operation among the Partner States, harmonise national measures for the sustainable utilisation of the fisheries and aquaculture resources of the East African Community water bodies, and to develop and adopt conservation and management measures.