The Eastern Africa Statistical Training Centre (EASTC) was established in July 1965 under an agreement between the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the East Africa Common Services Organization (EACSO), the predecessor to the East African Community (EAC) that was established in 1967. It mainly served the three partners; State of Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania. Some English speaking neighbouring countries had informal access to it.
Fundamental Principles of Statistics
EASTC is guided by Ten Fundamental Principles of Official Statistics in training. The Ten Fundamental Principles of Official Statistics according to UNSD are;