A.M.A AND THE CITY OF PAYNESIVILLE SIGN MOU

Source: A.M.A PR UNIT  |  Date Published: 21 Jul, 2016 09:36:41

  • A.M.A AND THE CITY OF PAYNESIVILLE SIGN MOU
  • A.M.A AND THE CITY OF PAYNESIVILLE SIGN MOU
  • A.M.A AND THE CITY OF PAYNESIVILLE SIGN MOU
  • A.M.A AND THE CITY OF PAYNESIVILLE SIGN MOU
  • A.M.A AND THE CITY OF PAYNESIVILLE SIGN MOU
  • A.M.A AND THE CITY OF PAYNESIVILLE SIGN MOU
The Accra Metropolitan Assembly(AMA) has signed a memorandum of understanding(MOU) with the city of Paynesiville in Liberia to share resilience innovations and best practices in city management. The Mayor of Accra Dr. Alfred Okoe Vanderpuijie signed on behalf of Accra, while the Mayor of Paynesville ,Miss Cyvette M. Gibson signed on her city’s behalf. Signing the Agreement ,Mayor Vanderpuije said, the two- year agreement was subject to renewal after a resolution had been reached by the leaders of the two cities. He added that Accra and Paynesville would facilitate on the basis of equality, mutual benefit and goodwill information sharing to enhance the Resilience Strategy Development and implementation process. “The leaders and top-level department administrators of both cities would maintain and facilitate open channels of communication to expedite consultation, exchange and cooperation on questions of issues and common concern,” he said. Madam Cyvette M. Gibson, Mayor of the City of Paynesville, expressed gratitude to the Rockefeller Foundation and the 100 Resilience Cities Project to named her city as part of the final cohort of 37 cities in the world to join the global network. She said 20 years after the civil crisis the city of Paynesville experienced serious destructions, hence the need to join Accra to share the best practices on sanitation, health, unemployment and other economic challenges of the two cities. Miss Cyvette Gibson was accompanied by her mother, Madam Yvette Chesson-Wuteh and the Associate director of the 100 resilient cities New York,Liz Agbor-Tabi to pay courtesy call on the Mayor of Accra.

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