US to support Kenya in the fight against Fall Army worm, water projects

Cabinet Secretary Mwangi Kiunjuri with US Ambassador to Kenya Robert Godec when the envoy paid him a courtesy call in his office

The US ambassador to Kenya Robert Godec on May 2, 2018, promised his country’s continued support to Kenya’s agricultural sector especially on national Food and Nutrition Security which forms the core component of Kenya’s Big 4 Development Agenda.
The envoy said the US support to Kenya will focus rural-based agricultural activities which occupy most Kenyans and which promote their incomes,health and security.

He had made a courtesy call on Agriculture and Irrigation Cabinet Secretary Mwangi Kiunjuri in his office to discuss areas of cooperation between US and Kenya. The parties discussed cooperation around the Fall Army worm which has devastated crops in many parts of Kenya, Agriculture Data, the newly launched Feed the Future project and water for agriculture.