The Dean of Strathmore Business School (SBS), Dr. George Njenga met with the Secretary General of United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), Dr. Mukhisa Kituyi.
Dr. Kituyi from Kenya became Secretary-General of UNCTAD on 1st September, 2013. Immediately prior, Dr. Kituyi was the Chief Executive of the Kenya Institute of Governance in Nairobi and served as Kenya’s Minister of Trade and Industry from 2002 to 2007.
The meeting which took place on 22nd September, 2014, in Genève, Switzerland provided an opportunity for Dr. Njenga to brief the Secretary General on the initiative dubbed Ongoza Africa that he began with the aim of stimulating economic growth through promoting virtuous leadership skills among the youth in Africa.
Dr. Njenga’s initiative is in line with SBS’s core mission of service to the society through developing virtuous leaders by providing world class management education in a local setting.