Bulletin April2007

East African Watchdog Project Steering Committee (PSC) meeting held in Dar es Salaam The second PSC meeting of the East African Civil Society Watchdog Project for Sustainable development in the Lake Victoria basin took place in Dar es Salaam, April 12 – 13, 2007. It reviewed progress and made major decisions on the implementation of activities in the period April – May / June; June – December 2007. These include the finalization of the upgrade and update of UCSD website to reflect the project activities and outputs; design and dissemination of a poster; documentation of community initiatives, meetings with the EAC and other Lake Victoria basin development actors, Mentoring and Coaching programme; Production of issue # No. 1 of the East African SusWatchdog Newsletter; and final consultations on an upcoming discussion paper on ‘Barriers to promotion of sustainable development in the Lake Victoria basin’. Work is to be shared amongst the 3 networks (UCSD, KOEE / Kenya SusWatch Network and TCSD) and their secretariats.