Press release

Steve Lalande appointed to Eastern African Standby Force Secretariat

July 21, 2016

Mr Steve Lalande has been appointed to the post of “Head Of Civilian Component “ in the Eastern African Standby Force Secretariat (EASFSEC) representing ten countries. 

This vacancy was offered to the Government of Seychelles , whereby Mr Steve Lalande was successful through the selection process due to his vast experience working with Inter-Governmental Organisations (IGOs) and Civil Society.

He has wide knowledge in Peace Support Operations and holds Master Degrees in Peace & Security Studies and Business Administration. He will formally take his post at the EASF Headquarters, Nairobi, Kenya by the end of August 2016, where he will be based for a period of three years.