In February this year Sweden re-inforced continued support for the East African Community integration process.
Katarina Rangnitt, the Swedish Ambassador to Tanzania and the EAC, said at the time that cooperation among the five EAC Partner States was crucial to relations between Sweden and East Africa. And the support continues.
Also in the area Customs Capacity Building has Sweden offered strong support for EAC over the last decade. One example is that the EAC AEO programme was introduced with Swedish contributions.