Horn of Africa Initiative (HOAI)
Election Observer Mission to the SOUTHERN Sudan REFERENDUM
Interim Statement, KHARTOUM 16TH JANUARY 2011
Following the invitation by the Southern Sudan Referendum Commission (SSRC) the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) sent a Referendum Observer Mission (ROM) to observe the Referendum of January 2011. This is the interim Statement of the IGAD mission. The IGAD Observer Mission arrived in Juba starting with the core team on 27th December 2010 and the main team on 2nd January 2011.
24 - 25 August 2009, Nairobi, Kenya
The Greater Horn of Africa (GHA) countries will experience generally above normal transmission of malaria during the September to December 2009 rainfall season. The malaria workshop, which was held in tandem with the Twenty-fourth GHA Climate Outlook Forum (COF24) from 24 - 25 August 2009 at the Hotel Intercontinental, Nairobi, Kenya, anticipates malaria outbreaks in the epidemics prone parts of the region during the season.