Combined Joint Task Force - Horn of Africa (CJTF-HOA), completed its sixth military-to-military training Uganda Counter Terrorism Course as 134 Uganda People's Defense Force (UPDF) soldiers graduated during a ceremony at Kasenyi training school on June 16, 2009.
Leaders from both CJTF-HOA and UPDF spoke during the ceremony and congratulating the soldiers on completing the course and challenging them to share what they learned with others.
"This training is an excellent example
Hundreds of students, parents, teachers, and local residents from Ziwani Village in Tanzania attended a dedication ceremony June 10, 2009 to celebrate the re-opening of the Ziwani Primary School following renovations to seven primary school classrooms and a nursery school classroom.
The $178,000 renovation project, funded by Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa (CJTF-HOA), in coordination with the Tanzanian government and the U.S. Embassy in Tanzania, also included rehabilitation o
Residents of Tanga, Tanzania, gathered with U.S. service members assigned to Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa (CJTF-HOA), June 11, 2009 to dedicate the newly-renovated Mafurko Clinic.
The $59,000 renovation project was funded by CJTF-HOA. It included the rehabilitation of seven existing rooms in the clinic, and construction of a two-room addition. The project also included the rehabilitation of an existing latrine, the installation of a medical incinerator and the construction o
U.S. Africa Command and the U.S. Embassy in Mauritius, supported by the Combined Joint Task Force - Horn of Africa conducted an East Africa Region Spill Preparedness and Response workshop June 1-3, 2009 in Balaclava, Mauritius.
More than 35 stakeholders from the islands of Mauritius and Seychelles participated in the workshop. The participants included representative from the Department of Risk and Disaster Management, Ministry of Environment, Mauritius ports authority, Mauritius police