Thursday, Apr 18, 2019

Mr. Lissane YohannessIGAD Executive Secretary, Eng. Mahboub Maalim, received Ethiopia’s appointed special envoy to the Sudan peace process, Mr. Lissane Yohanness. The Executive Secretary discussed with Mr. Yohanness about his appointment and facilitations needed to carry on his duties. In a decision of the 12th Ordinary Summit of Heads of States and Government of IGAD Member Countries, in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia and Kenya, were to appoint Special Envoys to represent the region in the Assessment and Evaluation Commission (AEC) of the CPA implementation.

Ugandan Flag(Kampala, 16 September 2008) Eng. Mahboub Maalim, the Executive Secretary today held talks with the Hon. Minister Syda Bumba, Minister of Gender, Labor  and Social Development at her office. Eng. Mahboub thanked the Uganda government for agreeing to receive his delegation, and also for having supported his candidature for the Executive Secretary post. He briefed the minister on the revitalization of IGAD, the drawing up of a minimum integration plan that are underway at the Secretariat. He assured the Minister that gender programmes are fully integrated in the IGAD development strategy.

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