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Recently, the FCDC livestock sector team visited Garissa County, one of our member counties, to assess the impacts of COVID-19 on the livestock sector. At the time of the visit, only 25 COVID-19 cases had been recorded in Garissa. As of 11th August 2020, there were 168 confirmed cases in the County. The team found […]

The 7th Sector Forum for Agriculture and Livestock meeting was held on 10th – 12th October in Garissa, bringing together 8 of the 10 CECs and one Director and the Secretariat team. The CECs reviewed the activities conducted by SFAL since its inception in April 2017, with specific strategic recommendations provided for consideration. Bills and […]

On 7 August 2018, FCDC in collaboration with Global Health Strategies (GHS) brought together leaders from the 10 FCDC member counties, representatives from the Ministry of Health, UN agencies and the private sector to discuss the state of health in the Frontier Counties and deliberate the merit of establishing a regional Sector Forum for Health. […]

5th SFAL meeting on 19th and 20th of March 2018. The meeting was attended by seven out of eight CECs. Important deliberations were made including; sharing best practices and harmonizing priorities between the counties, local and international partners.

The European Union (EU) has pledged four million euros to support Isiolo County’s drought mitigation efforts. The announcement was made by EU head of development cooperation Hubert Perr in Isiolo during a visit to Frontier Counties Development Council (FCDC) member counties. SUPPORT Envoys and representatives from Sweden, Norway, the Netherlands, Switzerland, UN, EU, and the […]

Eight counties in the arid and semi-arid areas will benefit from a joint donor kitty towards infrastructure and universal health services. Under the umbrella of the Frontier Counties Development Council (FCDC), a consortium of UN agencies, the World Bank and the national government will support key infrastructure projects including road network, health, and energy. This […]