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  • NEWLY APPOINTED ENVOYS INDUCTION TRAINING

    NEWLY APPOINTED ENVOYS INDUCTION TRAINING

    Cabinet Secretary Ambassador Monica Juma on Tuesday presided over the official opening of the Induction Course for the newly appointed Kenyan envoys at Safari Park Hotel in Nairobi.  The Ambassadors, High Commissioners and Consuls-General were appointed by His Excellency President Uhuru Kenyatta, on May 3, 2019 to serve in Kenya’s Missions abroad. The Cabinet Secretary […]
  • UNSC URGED TO INCREASE AMISOM FUNDING

    UNSC URGED TO INCREASE AMISOM FUNDING

    On 12th July 2019 Kenya convened the first Political Consultative meeting of Ministers for Foreign Affairs of AMISOM Troop Contributing Countries (TCCs) in Nairobi. AMISOM’s current Troops Contributing Countries (TCCs) are Kenya, Burundi, Ethiopia, Uganda and Djibouti. In her opening remarks, Cabinet Secretary Amb. Monica Juma emphasized the importance of the political dialogue with regional […]
  • AFRICAN REGIONAL HIGH-LEVEL CONFERENCE ON COUNTER TERRORISM

    AFRICAN REGIONAL HIGH-LEVEL CONFERENCE ON COUNTER TERRORISM

    Foreign Affairs Cabinet Secretary Amb. Monica Juma, today held bilateral meetings with several delegates on the sidelines of the ongoing African Regional High-Level Conference on Counter-Terrorism and the Prevention of Violent Extremism Conducive to Terrorism at the United Nations Headquarters in Gigiri. Amb, Juma received Ms. Bineta Diop, the African Union Special Envoy on Women, […]
  • COUNTER-TERRORISM IN AFRICA – INNOVATION, LESSONS LEARNED AND STAYING AHEAD OF THE THREAT

    COUNTER-TERRORISM IN AFRICA – INNOVATION, LESSONS LEARNED AND STAYING AHEAD OF THE THREAT

    10 July 2019, Nairobi – Kenya Jointly with the United Nations Office of Counter- Terrorism organized the African Regional High-Level Conference on Counter-Terrorism and the Prevention of Violent Extremism Conducive to Terrorism, held at the United Nations offices in Nairobi on 10-11 July 2019. The meeting brought together more than 1200 participants from over 100 […]
  • AFRICAN FIRST LADIES MEETING

    AFRICAN FIRST LADIES MEETING

    Niamey 06th July 2019
  • Kenya to lead CGPCS for the Period 2020-2021

    Kenya to lead CGPCS for the Period 2020-2021

    Kenya has been elected the chair of the Contant Group on Piracy off the Coast of Somalia (CGPCS) for a period of two years beginning January 2020. The unanimous decision was made at the 22nd Plenary Session of the group held on 20th June 2019 in Balaclava, Mauritius where the Kenyan Delegation was led by […]
  • NAIROBI -GENEVA DIRECT FLIGHT

    NAIROBI -GENEVA DIRECT FLIGHT

    “I had the pleasure to once again, carry Kenya’s flag aboard this inaugural KQ flight to Geneva. Ambassador of Switzerland to Kenya, Dr. Ralf Heckner, with me as he brings home a Swiss flag too. No doubt we are driving Kenya- Switzerland relations to higher levels!” Cabinet Secretary, Amb. Monica Juma in Geneva, Switzerland.
  • MFA CS HOSTS EU HIGH REPRESENTATIVE FOR  FOREIGN AFFAIRS AND POLICY

    MFA CS HOSTS EU HIGH REPRESENTATIVE FOR FOREIGN AFFAIRS AND POLICY

    Nairobi Kenya, 21st May 2019: Today, Cabinet Secretary for Foreign Affairs Amb. Monica Juma received hosted HE Federica Mogherini the EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, at her office. The talks between the two focused on cooperation between Kenya and the EU on regional peace and security, blue economy, trade and multilateralism. […]
  • KENYA, US SIGN BILATERAL STRATEGIC AGREEMENTS

    KENYA, US SIGN BILATERAL STRATEGIC AGREEMENTS

    Washington DC, 9th May 2019: Foreign Affairs Cabinet Secretary, Amb. Monica Juma wrapped her four day official visit to the United States on a high note, today, after the conclusion of the inaugural Bilateral Strategic Dialogue framework. The BSD discussions centered its four pillars and concluded with detailed work plans that will guide implementation of […]
  • INAUGURAL BILATERAL STRATEGIC DIALOGUE (BSD) IN WASHINGTON

    INAUGURAL BILATERAL STRATEGIC DIALOGUE (BSD) IN WASHINGTON

    Washington DC, 6th May 2019 Amb. Monica Juma, Cabinet Secretary for Foreign Affairs arrived in Washington DC this afternoon, for the inaugural Bilateral Strategic Dialogue between Kenya and the US. The delegation of Kenya includes Dr. Fred Matiangi, the Cabinet Secretary for Interior and Coordination of National Government. Also in the delegation are high level […]