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3-5 February, 2015 | Arusha, Tanzania

Greetings! You are cordially invited to join us for the ECHO East Africa Symposium 2015. We hope that you will make time to gather with us at this very important and effective meeting. It will be a valuable time of learning, information sharing and networking for those working and serving in the East Africa Region. This symposium will be held at the Naura Springs Hotel in Arusha. Those who register before 1 January 2015 receive a $30 discount! Please see more information in the official invitation copied below, and check the registration page for information about additional lodging options in Arusha.

ECHO East Africa Symposium February 3-5, 2015 | Arusha, Tanzania

Symposium Dates:

  • 2 February Check-in and Fellowship
  • 3-5 February Meeting Days
  • 6 February Check-out and Optional Post Symposium Tours


Online Registration Closed

Please contact us if you need information about registering at the conference.


The ECHO Symposium will provide a network and training opportunity for those involved in alleviating hunger and poverty in East Africa. Three mornings of plenary sessions featuring knowledgeable and experienced speakers will be followed by afternoon workshops and discussion groups led by regional agricultural development workers and experts.

Schedule and Presentations

Download the Symposium Schedule

Symposium Fees

The cost of attending the East Africa Symposium is $200 USD per person or Tsh 320,000 if paid by December 31, 2014. The cost after January 1 is $230 USD or Tsh 368,000which covers three mid-day meals, morning and afternoon teas, a banquet on the closing evening, and all materials.. Please note that spouses of a paying delegate will only be charged $100 USD or Tsh 160,000. Payment may be made online in advance, OR at the door on the 2nd February in the afternoon or 3rd February in the morning. If you wish to pay at the door, check the box ‘Bill Me Later’ while registering.

Please do not hesitate to contact me for more information if needed. We look forward to seeing you!

Kind regards,
Erwin Kinsey, Director

Chares Bonaventure, Technical Advisor and
James Lee, Technical Advisor
ECHO East Africa Impact Center
Arusha, Tanzania