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President Kenyatta acknowledges Denmarks work in Green Growth in New Years Message

06.01.2016  15:53

President Uhuru Kenyatta acknowledged Denmark’s Green Growth and Employment Programme in his New Year’s Message on December 31st, 2015: http://www.president.go.ke/2015/12/31/new-years-message-by-his-excellency-hon-uhuru-kenyatta-cgh-president-and-commander-in-chief-of-the-defense-forces-of-the-republic-of-kenya-state-house-mombasa-31-december-2015/

"After the successful Climate Change summit in Paris, Kenya received $10 million from the Climate adaptation fund while Denmark committed to supporting Kenya with 7.5 billion shillings for the Green Growth and Employment Project," the President said.

The Green Growth and Employment Programme is part of the new Denmark-Kenya Country Programme 2016-2020, available at: http://kenya.um.dk/en/danida-en/

The Green Growth and Employment Programme was launched by Danish Minister for Foreign Affairs Kristian Jensen and Kenyan Cabinet Secretary for Environment and Natural Resources, Prof. Judi Wakhungu, on December 18, 2015: http://www.environment.go.ke/?p=1722