Amb. Monica Juma (@Diplomacy_Kenya )

Amb. Monica Juma

Bio Official account of the Cabinet Secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Kenya.
Location Nairobi, Kenya
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Android : Delivered a lecture of opportunity at the National Defence College today, titled: Claiming the future. An invaluable strategic engagement and intellectual stimulation at this centre of excellence. Thank you Lt. Gen. Mulata, faculty and course participants - for the great work.

Android : Received Yusuff Haji, Senator of Garissa and chair of the Senator Defence and Foreign Relations Committee in my office this morning. We had a discussion on various issues of national interests.

Android : At the final ministerial briefing on the 74th session of UNGA at MFA boardroom, this afternoon. Thank you CS Kariuki, CS Tobiko for attending. All ready to go!

Android : Received H.E. Paul Kagame, President of the Republic of Rwanda, at the JKIA today. President Kagame is Kenya for a one day official visit at the invitation of his host, H.E. President Uhuru Kenyatta.

Android : Was received by Hon. Gedu Andargachew, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia at his MFA office in Addis Ababa where we held a bilateral meeting.

Android : Discussions centred engagements between our two countries, our commitment to continue working for regional peace and security, and his planned official visit to Nairobi.

Android : 1/2..Also had an opportunity to engage & exchange views with Ambassadors and reps of the 5 Permanent Members of the UNSC during which I shared our UNSC agenda, asked for their vote & support in the campaign, and during our tenure in the UNSC. A great and fruitful engagement.

Android : Held a consultative meeting with Heads of four main policy think tanks on contemporary issues on Africa. We discussed the role of research and analysis in supporting our campaign and tenure at the UNSC.

Android : Handing over campaign materials to Hon. Gedu Andargachew, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ethiopia, Ambassador Kwesi Quartey, Deputy Chairperson of AUC, Dr. Verah Songwe, Executive Director - UNECA and Hon. Hanna Tetteh, Special Representative of the UNSG to the African Union.

Android : 1/4..Launched the Kenya campaign for the non-permanent seat of the UNSC for 2021-2022 yesterday in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Kenya was endorsed as the AU candidate for the election scheduled in June 2020 on 21st August.

Android : 2/4..The launch was attended by among others Hon. Gedu Andargachew, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ethiopia, Ambassador Kwesi Quartey, Deputy Chairperson of AUC, Heads of Missions and PRs to the African Union.

Android : 3/4..Dr. Verah Songwe, Executive Director - UNECA, Hon Hannah Tete Special Representative of the UNSG to the African Union, Represntatives of International Organisations and think tanks based in Addis Ababa.