Delegation to Kenya
23/11/2015 - Public awareness on child protection systems
The European Union, together with the Government of Kenya and its implementing partners today held a public sensitization workshop in Nairobi. The main objective of the workshop was to raise awareness on gains made in strengthening the child protection systems at local and national level and called on stakeholders to strengthen ongoing child protection interventions countrywide.
19/11/2015 - EU and Partners commit to improve food security
Nairobi, Kenya: November 19, 2015 ─ The European Union, the Government of Kenya, IFAD and other partners have today made a commitment to improve national food security in the country by increasing production of cereal staples and the income of smallholder farmers to allow them graduate into market-oriented commercial farming.
13/11/2015 - Maternal and Child Nutrition, Sharing Experiences, Best Practices and Lessons Learnt [3 MB]
A two day workshop was organized by the European Union (EU) in Naivasha to provide a platform for knowledge and information sharing by maternal and child health projects that are funded by the EU. The workshop was attended by 64 participants including representatives of NGOs and partners implementing EU funded Maternal and Child Health (MCH) and nutrition projects, Ministry of Health (MOH), UNICEF, FAO, UNFPA, DFID, GIZ, WHO and the First Lady’s Beyond Zero Campaign.
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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.
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.............
21/05/2014 - Visit of EU S.R to the Horn of African Region, EEAS M.D for Africa, Deputy D.G Development and Co-operation
Visit of EU Special Representative to the Horn of African Region, EEAS Managing Director for Africa, Deputy Director-General – DG Development and Co-operation and Member of Cabinet of HR Catherine Ashton on 23 July 2013.
- 24/11/15 - Joint Statement ahead of the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, 25 November 2015
- 23/11/15 - New EU funding for Palestine refugees and vulnerable Palestinian families through United Nations Relief and Works Agency
European Commission - Press release Brussels, 23 November 2015 The EU provides additional €10 million in support to UNRWA to keep schools open and to maintain core services for Palestinian refugees. Furthermore, Austria and Portugal provide €1.525 million through PEGASE in support to vulnerable Palestinian families.
- 23/11/15 - The European Commission announces development support for Madagascar
European Commission - Press release Brussels, 23 November 2015 The European Commission today announced it will provide €518 million to Madagascar, as part of its development cooperation programmes to help reduce poverty in the African country covering the period 2014-2020.
- 23/11/15 - EU extends mandate of Special Representative for the South Caucasus and the crisis in Georgia