The United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UN DESA), in collaboration with the Government of the Republic of Kenya, will be co-organizing the Symposium on “Strengthening Capacities of Public Institutions for Transformation, Innovation and Ethical Leadership to Realize the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and Agenda 2063 in East Africa”, to be held from 16 to 18 October 2019 in Nairobi, Kenya at the Kenya School of Government.
The main objective of the Symposium is to strengthen the capacities of government officials in East Africa to transform their own public institutions and accelerate achievement of the 2030 Agenda and Agenda 2063.
The Symposium will bring together participants from 15 countries in the East Africa region including Kenya—the host country. Representatives will be composed of senior government officials from the ministries as SDG focal points, public administration and local development, and schools of public administration or institutes of public management.
List of Participants
Bios of Participants and Organizers
Division for Public Institutions and Digital Government (DPIDG)
UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UN DESA)
Chief, Public Service Innovation Branch
Chief, Capacity Development Unit
Senior Governance and Public Administration Expert
Sustainable Development Officer
Associate Capacity Development Expert