UN-Habitat, local leaders to address youth’s problems in Kenya’s Marsabit County

Nairobi, 3 April 2018—UN-Habitat last week hosted a high level ministerial team from the Marsabit County Government, Kenya to discuss how to improve the livelihoods of youth in that region. The meeting identified key areas that UN-Habitat and the County Government could partner to tackle challenges affecting young people in the area. The meeting was … Continue reading UN-Habitat, local leaders to address youth’s problems in Kenya’s Marsabit County

UN-Habitat to promote youth development in Kenya’s Meru County

Nairobi, 14 March 2018— UN-Habitat has signed an agreement with the County Government of Meru, Kenya to empower youth in that area. Under this landmark agreement, UN-Habitat has committed itself to support youth, local development and municipal finance in Meru County. Meru County Governor Kiraitu Murungi and UN-Habitat Executive Director Maimunah Mohd Sharif signed the … Continue reading UN-Habitat to promote youth development in Kenya’s Meru County

UN-Habitat International Peace Day Event

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  Thursday September 21, 2017 United Nations Human and Settlement Programme (UN-Habitat) —and its partners will celebrate the annual International Day of Peace with an event held on Thursday, September 21, 2017 from 10:30 am to 12:30 pm; at United Nations Grounds, Nairobi office. The focus of the event will be celebrating the … Continue reading UN-Habitat International Peace Day Event