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  • A REFORMED, EFFICIENT AUC KEY FOR DRIVING AGENDA 2063

    A REFORMED, EFFICIENT AUC KEY FOR DRIVING AGENDA 2063

    ADDIS ABABA Ethiopia, 15th November 2018……It was a full day for Foreign Affairs Cabinet Secretary Amb Monica Juma on her second day in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia where she is attending the 20th Extra Ordinary session of the African Union Executive Council. The session is focused on the reform of the African Union Commission; and is […]
  • KENYATTA FOR A PEACEFUL, SECURE AND UNITED REGION

    KENYATTA FOR A PEACEFUL, SECURE AND UNITED REGION

    JUBA South Sudan,On 12th November 2018, as President Uhuru Kenyatta was in flight from a peace forum in Paris where he pitches for stronger multilateralism as the tool of choice in addressing the myriad challenges afflicting the world including insecurity and climate change, his Cabinet Secretary for foreign affairs, Dr Monica Juma landed in Juba […]
  • BALANCED TRADE KEY FOR SHARED PROSPERITY, CS JUMA

    BALANCED TRADE KEY FOR SHARED PROSPERITY, CS JUMA

    SHANGHAI China, 4th November 2018……..Kenya and China have agreed to increase their collaboration in trade, movement of persons and multilateral engagements. Foreign Affairs Cabinet Secretary Amb. Monica Juma today met and held a bilateral meeting with her Chinese counterpart H.E. Mr. Wang Yi, Counselor and Minister for Foreign Affairs of the People’s Republic of China […]
  • IORA COUNCIL MEETING KICK OFF IN DURBAN SOUTH AFRICA

    IORA COUNCIL MEETING KICK OFF IN DURBAN SOUTH AFRICA

    Durban South Africa 1st November 2018 -Foreign Affairs CAS Hon. Ababu Namwamba arrived in Durban South Africa where he is leading the Kenyan delegation at the 18th meeting of the Indian Ocean Rim Association (IORA) Council of Ministers meeting. This is preceded by Committee of Senior Officials (CSO). The India Ocean RIM Association (IORA) was formed in 1997 with an aim of […]
  • CELEBRATIONS OF THE FOUNDING  OF CZECHOSLOVAKIA

    CELEBRATIONS OF THE FOUNDING OF CZECHOSLOVAKIA

    Chief Administrative Secretary, Hon. Ababu Namwamba joined H.E. Mr. Pavel Řezáč, Ambassador of the Czech Republic to Kenya, and H.E Mr. František Dlhopolček, Ambassador of the Slovak Republic to Kenya on the centenary celebrations of the founding of Czechoslovakia. The event offered a great opportunity to reflect on the strong bonds of friendship that have […]
  • DONATION FROM QATAR GOVERNMENT TO THE BLUE ECONOMY CONFERENCE

    DONATION FROM QATAR GOVERNMENT TO THE BLUE ECONOMY CONFERENCE

    Principal Secretary Amb. Macharia Kamau today received a donation of Ksh. 50 million from the State Government of Qatar, towards the hosting of the High Level Conference on Blue Economy to be held on 26th to 28th November 2018, in Nairobi-Kenya. The global conference is co-hosted by the Canadian Government and has attracted support from […]
  • CAS ABABU URGES FAO TO SUPPORT COUNTIES IN FOOD SECURITY DRIVE

    CAS ABABU URGES FAO TO SUPPORT COUNTIES IN FOOD SECURITY DRIVE

    Foreign Affairs CAS Hon Ababu Namwamba today paid a courtesy visit to Mr. Daniel Gustafson, Deputy Director General of Programs at the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) Headquarters in Rome, Italy. Hon Ababu thanked FAO for their work in Kenya and their global contribution towards eradication of hunger, food insecurity and malnutrition. He assured the […]
  • CAS ABABU URGES SHARED PROSPERITY IN ITALY-AFRICA TIES

    CAS ABABU URGES SHARED PROSPERITY IN ITALY-AFRICA TIES

    Foreign Affairs CAS Hon Ababu Namwamba, EGH has urged development partners to re-align their partnership model with the African Union Agenda 2063. He said Africa is in the process of implementing the Global Agenda 2030 and the AU Agenda 2063, both of which are geared towards inclusive and sustainable development of the continent. He was […]
  • CS statement

    CS statement

    We, at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs take this early opportunity to welcome the appointment of, and congratulate, the former Prime Minister Rt Hon. Raila Odinga, as the African Union’s High Representative of Infrastructure Development in Africa, by HE Moussa Faki Mahamat, the Chairperson of the African Union Commission, on 20th October 2018. This appointment […]
  • KENYA- NAMIBIA JOINT COMMISSION FOR COOPERATION INAUGURAL MEETING.

    KENYA- NAMIBIA JOINT COMMISSION FOR COOPERATION INAUGURAL MEETING.

    THE Inaugural Session of the Kenya-Namibia Joint Commission for Cooperation (JCC) opened in Nairobi on 15th October, 2018. The first day segment was for Senior Officials Meeting (SOM), and was inaugurated by the Foreign Affairs Principal Secretary, Amb.Macharia Kamau,and co-chaired by the Namibian Permanent Secretary, Ministry of International Relations and Cooperation,Amb.Selma Ashipala-Musavyi. Cabinet Secretary Amb. Monica […]