67 Somali civil servants left the country today for Bujumbura, Burundi. They are part of a group of 120 public servants including secretaries, protocol officers and administrators who are to take part in a series of training workshops for Somalia civil servants as part of ongoing efforts to enhance the capacity of the country’s public service, organized by The Africa Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM).
They were seen off by the Deputy Minister for Social Services and development, Bashir M Jamaa,and the delegation is led by Awesi Haddad, Director General of the ministry of Social services and development.
The workshops, will be conducted in two sessions from 14th – 20th January and from 21st – 25th January 2013 in Bujumbura, Burundi. The ongoing capacity building training of civil servants is in line with the new priorities defined in the six pillars- programme of His Excellency President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud of the Federal Republic of Somalia.