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– Commonwealth Members States have expressed confidence in President Uhuru Kenyatta and his Deputy, William Ruto, over their efforts to help women and youth.
Speaking when he paid President Uhuru Kenyatta a courtesy call at State House, Commonwealth Secretary General, Kamalesh Sharma, lauded Uhuru/ Ruto and commended them for incorporating youth and women in their development agenda.
He said the 30% procurement allocation to the youths, women and people with disability together with Uwezo Fund will go a long way in helping the targeted population to better their lives.
“The allocation of 30% of all Government procurement to the youth, women and people with disability will go a long way in boosting that critical segment of the population. The Youth and Uwezo Funds are also unique initiatives that will benefit women and youth,” said Sharma.
Sharma said the Commonwealth will partner with Uhuru/ Ruto to ensure the youth and women programmes are implemented and becomes self sustaining.
“We are focused on partnering with Kenya in improving the lives of people. Through cooperation, the country’s potential can fully be realized,” added.
Commonwealth comprises of 53 countries drawn from Africa, Asia, the Americas, Europe and Pacific.