The following partners are providing the ICGLR with technical, diplomatic and financial support and/or are working in cooperation with the ICGLR in the framework of its activities. They include:

  • The Group of Friends and Special Envoys (27 States and the EU) : Austria, Belgium, Canada, China, Denmark, the European Commission, Finland, France, Gabon, Germany, Greece, Holy Seat, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Kuwait, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Nigeria, Norway, Portugal, Russia, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, the Special Envoy of the Chairman of the African Union Commission for the Great Lakes Region, the United Kingdom, the United States of America .
  • Co-opted members: Botswana, Egypt, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Somalia, Zimbabwe
  • On behalf of the German Federal  Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ), the GIZ is providing technical advice and support for the International Conference on the Great Lakes Region since 2004”.
  • The Government of China
  • The Government of China