Also present at the Meeting were, representatives of the following co-opted countries:1.H.E. Alberto Ricardo Mondlane, Minister of the Interior of the Republic of Mozambique ;2.H.E. MOSIVIWE Mapisa Ngakula, Minister for Defence of the Republic of SouthAfrica;3.H. E. Madame Evilene Hansen, Acting High Commissioner of the Republic of Namibia ;And other representatives of regional Organisations including M. Sindiso Ngwenya,Secretary General of COMESA, Ambassador. Richard Sezibera, Secretary General of the EAC,M. Herman Tuyaga executive Secretary of CEPGL, Mrs.EmilieMushobekwa, DeptuyExecutive Secretary of SADC as well as representatives of other regional initiatives.The Summit congratulates the Government of Kenya for having organized peaceful, freeand fair general elections in March 2013.The Summit reviewed its decisions made during the Extraordinary Summit held in Kampalaon 24
After evaluating the evolution of the security situation in the East of the DemocraticRepublic of Congo, the Summit decided as follows:
1.Support the Kampala dialogue between the DRC government and M23 and to exhortthe two Parties to conclude them as soon as possible;2.Reaffirm support for the mission of the Intervention Brigade in order to eradicate allthe negative forces in accordance with the resolutions of the ICGLR and Resolution2098 of the united Nations Security Council;3.Encourage Rwanda and DRC to continue with their bilateral discussions inorder to strengthen mutual confidence and cooperation between the twostates, and to encourage the ICGLR to remain informed about the issue.
Regarding the Framework Agreement, the Summit:
1.Looks forward to the organisation, in collaboration with the UN Special Envoyfor the Great Lakes Region, Ms Mary Robinson, and the African DevelopmentBank, of a Partners’ Round Table with a view to mobilising funds to supportdevelopment programmes and projects, as well as peace and securityprogrammes and projects in DRC and within the Region in general;2.Decides that the Region should own the diverse projects and initiativesrelating to the framework Agreement in order to support the ongoing nationaland regional initiatives, projects, programmes and mechanisms. This willcontribute towards the restoration of peace, stability, development and unityin the region;3.Accepts the request of Kenya and Sudan to become integral parties to the UN