Trade Policy at Work

Taking Stock of INDCs: Potential Trade Impacts for East Africa

This note examines the potential or likely trade impacts from implementing East African Community (EAC) Intended Nationally Determined Contributions (INDCs) on the economies of the EAC partner states. It begins with general background information on INDCs followed by an overview of EAC INDCs. Thereafter it looks at the potential positive and negative impacts of EAC INDCs on trade and concludes with recommendations on way forward.