The inaugural NEPAD Focal Points Platform meeting on 26th & 27th May, 2014 that served as a collective stock-taking and consultative engagement forum to deliberate on policy and operational improvement methods in further enhancing NEPAD coordination.
The NEPAD Nigeria is scheduled to visit the NEPAD Kenya Secretariat to learn, benchmark, and identify areas for future collaboration. Their itenarnry will include a tour of the various NEPAD projects that are been implemented at the national level along side other blue print projects of Kenya's vison 2030.
Some of the institutions they are to visit include: Agricultural Sector Coordination Unit, The International Livestock Research Institute, The Lamu Port Southern Sudan-Ethiopia Transport , Geothermal Development Company, MENEGAI High School amongst other institutions.
President Kenyatta said Africans themselves should develop imaginative and innovative homegrown solutions to address the myriad challenges facing the fastest growing continent.
And for the continent to achieve its transformative agenda, said the president, Africans must change the way of doing things.
He said time has now come for Africans to rise above mere slogans and actively engage all stakeholders for the continent to realize its development goals and aspirations.
The World Bank will finance Kenyan volunteers going to West Africa to help combat Ebola.
World Bank President Dr. Jim Yong Kim said Ebola is not an African problem but a global challenge.
He criticized governments which closed their borders instead of giving the required support to contain the outbreak.
NEPAD KENYA CEO ON AGRICULTURE
NPCA CEO ON Africa Leadership