The IGAD Executive Secretary Amb.(Eng.) Mahboub Maalim and GIZ’s advisor for IGAD Mr. Alberto Vega today signed in Addis Ababa, a framework agreement for a renewed partnership between the two organisations on regional peace and security programmes.
The Executive Secretary of IGAD Ambassador Mahboub Maalim received at his office Mr. Robert D. Watkins, the UN Resident Coordinator and UNDP Resident Representative. The officials talked at great length the cooperation between the IGAD and the UN.
The UN is partner of IGAD in different regional programs. Mr. Robert D. Watkins replaces Ms. Hodan A. Haji-Mohamud
IGAD condemns in the strongest terms the terrorist attacks carried out in the coastal town of Mpeketoni in Kenya on June 15, 2014, that deliberately and savagely targeted civilians in a horrific mass killing that claimed the lives of around 50 innocent people and wanton destruction of property.
Djibouti, 03-06-2014: The Executive Secretary of IGAD, Ambassador (Engineer) Mahboub Maalim, this morning received the Administrator of USAID, Dr. Rajiv Shah, along with the U.S. Ambassador to Djibouti, Ms. Geeta Pasi, and USAID Regional Mission Director, Ms. Susan Fritz, in his office.