Former Cabinet Secretary for Devolution and Planning Ms. Anne Waiguru meets the planning team , in preparation of The 2nd Global Partnership High Level Meeting (HLM) to be hosted by H.E President Uhuru Kenyatta in Nairobi, Kenya in 2016.
President Uhuru Kenyatta, has been elected the Chair of the African Peer Review (APR) Forum.
President Kenyatta takes over from President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf of Liberia at a time when the APR Mechanism calls for revitalization to effectively execute its mandate as a tool for governance transformation in the continent.
The African Kick off team led by the NEPAD Agency- Kenya CEO Lillian Mbogo today paid a courtesy call to Eng. Peter Mangiti, PS Devolution and planning on 17th April 2015. The African kick of workshop runs from the 20th - 21st of April, 2015. This is a 2-year pilot programme aimed at reconciling the international agreement of using partner Country Results Frameworks as the basis for development programming with the need from Development Partners to acquire their own result information.
He said multilateral agencies including the United Nation organizations have to work with national governments and local civil societies for them to get solutions to challenges facing the continent.
The President, who spoke during the second day of the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), said this as he called for a reformed United Nations to make it more effective.
President Kenyatta signed the Supplementary Appropriation (No. 2) Act, 2016, which authorizes the issue of certain sums of money out of the Consolidated Fund to pay for specific public services and purposes in the year ending 30 June 2016.
The President then signed the Appropriations Act 2016, that allows the National Treasury to issue out of the Consolidated Fund to spend in the year ending 30 June 2017. This Act essentially paves the way for government spending for the next financial year and is effective 1 July 2017.
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