The EACCR3 project was launched on 10 November 2021 by the Rt. Hon. Minister of East African Affairs Rebecca Kadaga. EACCR3 is an Eastern African-led network established in 2009 and comprises of 23 regional partners from Ethiopia, Kenya, Rwanda, Sudan, Tanzania and Uganda, and 5 Northern partners from Belgium, Netherlands, Norway, Sweden, and the United Kingdom. EDCTP project officer Ms. Michelle Nderu participated in the meeting and encouraged the project to take on the recommendations in the Independent mid-term evaluation report to ensure efficiency and effectiveness when implementing activities.