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Mandera County"I was honored to receive a high ranking delegation at my office in Mandera town this morning. Among the delegates were Alexandera Sheppard (British high commission representative), Micah Powon (Principal Secretary), Ministry of Devolution and Planning, Ralph Heckner (Swiss ambassador to Kenya) Victor Conrad Ronneberg (Norwegian Ambassador to Kenya) Anna jardfelt (Swedish Ambassador to Kenya) Siddharth chatterjee (UN resident coordinator) Deputy head of mission Netherlands, representatives from USAID Kenya and East Africa, UNICEF, FAO, UNOPS and UNFPA among others. The visit of the delegation which was coordinated by the Frontiers Counties Development Council (FCDC), was aimed at bringing together development partners and the member counties in order to discuss development opportunities, challenges and solutions.
The delegates acknowledged that Mandera County posseses tremendous untapped opportunities for economic growth despite the challenges posed by climate change. We highlighted the tremendous developmental achievements by the Mandera County Government in building community resilience and the avenues for cooperation with international development partners. The officials, who represent the key international development partners in Kenya, agreed to work closely with the County government to actualize development goals.
I immensely appreciate the delegates and the FCDC for the important talks and look forward to forging a close partnership in the benefit of our people"

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