The East African Communications Organization (EACO) is a regional organization that brings together
national ICT regulators, operators, services providers (in the telecommunication, broadcasting and
postal sub-sectors) ICT training institutions and other stakeholders in the communication sector within
Burundi, Kenya, Rwanda, South Sudan, Tanzania and Uganda. The broad objective of EACO which was
established in 2000 is to strengthen and promote cooperation among the six EAC Countries in the
development and provision of postal, telecommunication and broadcasting services in East Africa and
Headquartered in Kigali, Rwanda.