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We are the first generation which can end extreme poverty in our lifetime. But we cannot get there without parliamentarians.- Dr. Jim Yong Kim

AWEPA and EALA meet donors in Nairobi

28 February 2014

Nairobi

Nairobi

Nairobi, Kenya – A meeting took place on 28 February to discuss the EALA Capacity Development Programme.  Attendees  included: representatives of the Embassy of Sweden and the Embassy of Norway; Hon. Margaret Zziwa, Speaker of the East African Legislative Assembly (EALA); and Dr. Jeff Balch, Director of Research and Evaluation, AWEPA. During this meeting, the progress and results of the Programme in 2013 were reviewed and the work plan for its implementation in 2014 was presented and discussed.

EALA Speaker, Hon. Margaret Zziwa, presented the AWEPA delegation with the newly produced Strategic Plan for 2013-2018, which AWEPA’s programme will contribute to implement.

Later in the afternoon, a separate meeting gathered representatives of the Embassy of Sweden and AWEPA to discuss the progress and planning of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) programme.