UN Assistant Secretary-General, Assistant Administrator who is the UNDP Regional Director for Arab States, Mr. Mourad Wahba met the Minister of Planning, Investment and Economic Development H.E Jamal Hassan at his office to discuss the implementation of the NDP.

Mr. Wahba reaffirmed the commitment of the UN to the economic development and state-building in Somalia. Mr. Wahba said, “we are ready to assist Somalia with its economic and state-building strategies”

The Minister addressed that Federal Government of Somalia is ready to start the implementation of the National development Plan. The minister said “The FGS renews its commitment to peacebuilding and statebuilding goals and will engage in long-term development planning that reflects Somali priorities.”