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Kenya Revenue Authority has come up with guidelines to be met by returning residents from countries that operate left hand vehicles from another country other than their country of residence.

ENewsletter VOL 1/ ISSUE 3/ 2014

This e-newsletter contains the key engagements that the mission had between January and March 2014

ENewsletter VOL 1/ ISSUE 1/ 2013

This e-newsletter contains only the key engagements that the mission had between January and March 2013

ENewsletter VOL 1/ ISSUE 1/ 2013: Opening Remarks by H.E. Mr. Macharia Kamau

The last two and a half years at the Kenya mission to the United Nations have been exceptional exciting and highly rewarding. The nature of the work at the Kenya mission to the United Nations is not only highly varied and fast moving but exceptionally important. These remarks from the Permanent Representative outlines several critical and internationally important areas of action that the Kenya mission to the United Nations has engaged in over the past 24 to 32 months.

ENewsletter VOL 1/ ISSUE 3/ 2013 : Opening Remarks by H.E. Ambassador Koki Muli Grignon

The United Nations Headquarters in New York is the busiest and the most exciting environment I have worked in yet. There are 193 countries and over thirty (30) Missions with observer status represented here. It is truly a beehive of activity. The Kenya mission to the United Nations is rated as one of the key and significant missions represented here.

Kenya Plays Pivotal Role in Passage of Arms Trade Treaty

The Arms Trade Treaty (ATT) finally saw the light of day after seven years of long-drawn negotiations when the UN General Assembly passed it by a 154 majority vote on 2nd April 2013.

UNEP Upgraded After Concerted Efforts by Kenya at Rio+20 Conference

The 67th Session of the United Nations General Assembly, second committee agenda focused on the follow up processes of the outcomes of the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil which included negotiations on the strengthening and upgrading UNEP in Nairobi

Kenya Leads the United Nations in the Formulation of Global Sustainable Development Goals

The United Nations General Assembly unanimously elected Kenya to co-chair an inter-governmental Open Working Group (OWG) tasked with the formulation of the Global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

H.E. Amb Macharia Kamau Chairs Session of the Open Working Group

The development of the inter-governmental working group was one of the key outcomes of the Rio+20 Conference held June 2012 in Brazil. As a follow up of the decisions contained in the Rio +20 outcome document “the future we want”, the President of the General assembly appointed Ambassador Macharia Kamau and Ambassador Csaba Korosi Permanent Representatives to Kenya and Hungary to the United Nations as co-facilitators of the intergovernmental consultative process that developed the methods of work, the agenda of the Open Working Group and facilitated the convening of the inaugural meeting of the OWG on SDGs.