The CEO of the NEPAD Agency, Dr Ibrahim Mayaki, attended a breakfast event on March 29 hosted by the Executive Director of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), Mr Achim Steiner at the Sheraton Hotel in Addis Ababa.
NEPAD Agency CEO Dr Ibrahim Mayaki yesterday met with Dr Carlos Lopes, Executive Secretary of the ECA ahead of the 8th AU ECA Conference of African Ministers of Finance, Planning and Economic Development in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
NEPDA and the FAO launched a 4-year project that aims to create decent employment opportunities for young women and men in rural areas, through the development of rural enterprises in sustainable agriculture and agribusiness along strategic value chains.
NEPAD Agency Chief Executive Officer Dr Ibrahim Mayaki has thanked the Government of Spain for its long standing partnership and support towards the achievement of the African Union/NEPAD goals for gender equality and the empowerment of African Women.
Kenya has become the second African country to make a concrete commitment towards achieving global renewable energy goals by launching its Action Agenda and Investment Prospectus at a high-level gathering in Nairobi today.