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Who We Are

About TMEA

TradeMark East Africa (TMEA) is funded by a range of development agencies to promote prosperity in East Africa through trade. We believe that enhanced trade contributes to economic growth, reduced poverty and increased prosperity.

TMEA works closely with East African Community (EAC) institutions, national governments, the private sector and civil society organisations to increase trade by unlocking economic potential through reducing barriers to trade and increased business competitiveness.

Our Mission

To promote rapid advances in East Africa’s integration, trade and global competitiveness for all East Africans.

Our Vision

A united East Africa with flourishing trade, strong investment and less poverty.

Our Core Values


We are partner centric, flexible and responsive to our stakeholder needs.


We embody diversity, maintain respectful relationships with our employees and partners and promote equal opportunity for all.


We empower our employees and partners to create sustainable solutions.


We are transparent, honest and ethical at all times.


We are enthusiastic in delivering excellence in everything we do.

Results Driven.

We focus on improving the livelihoods of Eastern Africans by implementing effective and efficient interventions.

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