Kenya Yearbook, Media Council sign an agreement for collaboration

The CEOs of Kenya Yearbook Editorial Board (KYEB), Ms Lilian Kimeto, and Media Council of Kenya (MCK) David Omwoyo, show the MoU signed on Monday between the two institutions. KYEB and MCK will partner in training, research and strategic communication. 

The Kenya Yearbook Editorial Board (KYEB) has today signed an MoU with the Media Council of Kenya (MCK).

The agreement signed by KYEB CEO Lilian Kimeto and MCK’s CEO David Omwoyo outlines areas for collaboration namely: Training and Capacity Building, Research and Data Sharing, Strategic Communication, Stakeholder Engagement, and Resource Mobilisation.

Mr Omwoyo appreciated the step, noting that the MoU will facilitate joint efforts between the two sister organisations to better serve journalists and citizens.

Media Council of Kenya CEO David Omwoyo (centre left),  and the Kenya Yearbook CEO Lilian Kimeto (centre right), witness the signing of  an MoU between the two agencies at the Media Council Offices
The CEOs of Kenya Yearbook Editorial Board (KYEB), Ms Lilian Kimeto (second right), and Media Council of Kenya (MCK) David Omwoyo (second left), witness the signing of the MoU signed between the two institutions.

On the other hand, Ms Kimeto said that the agreement will enable both organisations to leverage each other’s skills and strengths through knowledge exchange, emphasizing that collaboration fosters growth.

Through the partnership, she noted KYEB and MCK will better communicate government policies, programmes and projects being implemented in line with the Bottom-Up Transformation Economic Agenda (BETA).

KYEB is mandated to document the government’s achievements, projects and initiatives and tell the story about Kenya’s soul through its publications including the “Yearbook”, “AgendaKenya” and “InfoBytes”.

Media Council CEO David Omwoyo (third left) and KYEB CEO Lilian Kimeto (fourth left) with representatives from the two organisations after the MoU signing ceremony.
Share this post

Comment on post

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *