WHO ARE WE?

EK Consulting Group is a private sector trade technical consultancy that offers expertise in trade law and policy in the East African region through the provision of research and training services. We have gained an undisputable repute in offering high quality services.

WHAT DO WE DO?

OUR OBJECTS/ THE NATURE OF WORK WE DO/GOALS

WHO HAVE WE WORKED WITH?
We have had the opportunity of working with several Government Ministries and Agencies, various training Institutions, as well as a number of private business owners.

OUR COMMITMENT
Our goal is to bring into place a trade technical consultation centre with a meticulous and uncompromising emphasis on thoroughness, excellence, independence, integrity, and originality. Our commitment therefore is to provide an excellent service to all our clientele with emphasis on time and quality. These principles, as well as a strong commitment to public service shape EK Consulting Group today as we provide first class work with a common sense approach at a fair price and on a timely basis.

A PREVIEW OF SOME OF THE WORK DONE BY EK CONSULTING GROUP
Owing to the private policy we undertake for before we carry out any work, we  cannot divulge the details of more than half of the work we have done and the Clients we have worked with. Herebelow however is a tip of the ice berg.

East African Community Common Market Negotiations
We were contracted by DFID Uganda for 11 months to provide support to the East African Community Common Market Negotiations, by feeding into the research and analysis of the Ugandan negotiators, (The High Level Task Force). In so doing, worked as a Common Market Secretariat in the Ugandan Ministry of East African Community Affairs. Work done principally involved writing issues papers, concept papers, press briefs, information papers, cabinet papers, carrying out research on areas relating to the provisions to be included in the EAC Common Market Protocol, research into existing common markets and other regional integration bodies, brain storming with and informing the negotiators on relevant policies, communication and publicity of the Common Market Proceedings and outcomes to various members of the public, participating in the Common Market negotiation process, organizing preparatory meetings for the negotiators, mobilizing stake holders for preparatory meetings on the common market.

WTO Law Training
Our team members are through out the year involved in training several people in Africa on WTO Law and policy. This is done from various institutions like TRAPCA, (Trade Policy Training Centre in Africa) in Arusha Tanzania, and MUBS (Makerere University Business School) in Kampala Uganda and (UCU) Uganda Christian University in Mukono Uganda.

DFID Support to the East African Integration Strategy for Uganda - Phase 1
EK Consulting was sub contracted by one of the key consultants to work with them in the assessment of the capacity of the Ministry of East African Community (MEACA) of Uganda to carry out its core functions of co-ordinating the EAC Integration process especially in respect to the negotiation of the East African Community Common Market. Principally this involved an analysis of the core functions of MEACA, the technological needs of MEACA in fulfilling its core functions, the capacity needs assessment for full staffing of MEACA and advising MEACA on the optimal co-ordination structures for negotiating the EAC Common Market.

Development of an Instructors' Training Manual on Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)
EK Consulting was contracted by a private developer to create a training manual on Multiple Choice Questions that principally explained MCQs, highlighting the advantages and disadvantages of using MCQs as a mode of examination, proposed solutions to the challenges and ways to manage the use of MCQs, creation of practical instructions on how to develop and design effective MCQs.


OUR PHYSICAL ADDRESS
EK Consulting Group,
28, Agip House,
Plot 9, Kampala Road,
Tel: 256-414-388573
P. O. Box 72712,
Kampala, UGANDA.

Email: info@ekconsultinggroup.com
Website: www.ekconsultinggroup.com