Delegation to Kenya



22/01/2016 - Local EU Statement on Al Shabaab attack on Kenyan Defence Forces as part of AMISOM

The European Union Delegation issues the following statement in agreement with the EU Heads of Mission in Kenya

Following the lethal attack by the terrorist group Al-Shabaab against a Kenya Defence Force AMISOM location in Somalia, the European Union Heads of Mission in Nairobi expressed their condolences to the families and relatives of the victims of this terrible incident.

In order to show solidarity with Kenya, the European Union attended a special function today organized by the Government of Kenya at the Kenya Defence Force Hospital.  The European Union stands alongside Kenya and the victims of terrorism in these difficult times.

Acts like these will not deter our efforts, and the EU will continue to work with the Kenyan authorities in our common fight against terrorism.

21/01/2016 - EU announces €77 million in humanitarian aid for the Horn of Africa for 2016

With the Horn of Africa continuing to face a multitude of crises from recurrent cycles of conflict to natural disasters, affecting millions of people, the EU has announced €77 million in humanitarian aid for the region in 2016. EU Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management, Christos Stylianides, made the announcement during his visit to Kenya today, where he visited the Dadaab refugee camp, the largest in the world, hosting over 350 000 people.

20/01/2016 - Architect - Infrastructure coordinator

Infrastructure Coordinator - for the construction of and move to a Compound for  the EU Delegation to Somalia (12 months contract with possibility of renewal)

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In focus/Events

Girls voices, Luvono's experience

31/12/2015 - Girls voices, Luvono's experience

Luvono, a child rights advocate, shares her experience on the takeover of the European Commission Social Media during the European Week of Action and child protection advocacy efforts

How I got my selfie with Ban Ki-moon

04/08/2015 - How I got my selfie with Ban Ki-moon

by Ivy Cherop Langat, from NairobiIn July there was a big meeting in Addis Ababa about how to finance development in the future. This is an issue that concerns me. I have seen how development can work for the good in Kenya and sometimes how it falls short of expectations.

Improving mother and child health in North Eastern Kenya

03/03/2015 - Improving mother and child health in North Eastern Kenya

It is 2pm on a bright Saturday afternoon in September in Mandera County in the North Eastern Province of Kenya. The medical team has just concluded a monitoring visit, in partnership with Ministry of Health staff, to supervise and mentor Community Health Workers (CHWs). The visit took place as part of a Reproductive, Maternal and Child Health (RMNCH) project implemented by Save the Children, and funded by the European Union.............


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05/02/16 - Joint Statement on the International Day against Female Genital Mutilation

European Commission - Statement Brussels, 5 February 2016 High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini and Commissioners Vĕra Jourova and Neven Mimica call for zero tolerance against Female Genital Mutilation. Ahead of the International Day of Zero Tolerance against Female Genital Mutilation (6 February 2016) High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs...

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