Transnational Threats

Led by the Transnational Threats Project, the International Security Program, Defending Democratic Institutions, and the Arleigh A. Burke Chair in Strategy, CSIS provides strategic thinking on the range of efforts to counter terrorist groups and their methods across the world.

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Photo: GUERCHOM NDEBO/AFP/Getty Images

Photo: GUERCHOM NDEBO/AFP/Getty Images

Expansion versus Cohesion: The East African Community’s Turbulent Journey to Greater Unity

The East African Community (EAC)’s prioritization of trade and expansion at the expense of addressing pressing internal issues and security concerns could undermine its efforts toward regional integration and potentially threaten the stability of the bloc, calling into question its very existence.

Commentary by Mariam Ogboye and Beverly Ochieng — May 7, 2024

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Seth G. Jones
Senior Vice President; Harold Brown Chair; and Director, International Security Program
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Daniel Byman
Senior Fellow, Transnational Threats Project