The 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.
African leaders agreed to President Kenyatta’s request for an APR extraordinary summit together with the strategic partners, in Nairobi before the end of the year, to discuss strategies for rejuvenating the mechanism.
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.
“Kenya’s future is filled with hope. You are poised for a bigger role in the world,” he said.
Obama added the US government is grateful for the role Kenya has played in the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) that is stabilizing the Horn of Africa country.
He said the American government will stand by Kenya in combating the threat posed by terrorists whose main objective is to turn Kenyans against each other.
The United States President, who is in the country for a three-day visit, spent the afternoon at State House, Nairobi, where he held a bilateral meeting with President Kenyatta, Deputy President William Ruto and Cabinet Secretaries.
The two leaders later addressed a press conference within State House where they briefed journalists on the deliberations they had in the bilateral talks and also answered questions from reporters.
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