FP- ICGLR 12TH ORDINARY SESSION OF THE PLENARY ASSEMBLY BEING HELD IN NAIROBI FROM 2ND-6TH APRIL 2022
The Twelfth Ordinary Session of the Plenary Assembly of the Forum of Parliaments of the Member-States of the International Conference on the Great Lakes Region (FP-ICGLR) taking place in Nairobi from 2nd to 6th April, 2022, commenced on a high note on Saturday 2nd April 2022, with the joint meetings of the Statutory Committees on Humanitarian and Social Issues & Gender, Children and Vulnerable Persons.
Kenya was represented by Sen. (Arch.) Sylvia Kasanga, MP, who is a member of the Committee on Gender, Children and Vulnerable Persons. The Committees deliberated on the resolutions of their meetings held in 2019, 2020 & 2021, with a view to follow up on action by member states.
Deliberations centered on; the issue of Internally Displaced Persons, Refugees and Returning Persons and their Property Rights upon Return; Prevention and Suppression of Sexual Gender Based Violence Against Women and Children in the Member States, SDG 3 on Health and Wellbeing, SDG 5 on Gender Parity and the Social Impact of COVID 19 on Member States.