Functions of the Unit

The Unit is directly under the office of the Director General charged with managing multilateral and bilateral cooperation for the implementation of the Great Green Wall Program with responsibilities for the following among others:

  • Mobilization of external support, grants in aid and partnership building;
  • Coordination of interventions and collaboration with sub-regional, regional and international organizations and agencies for the effective implementation of the Great Green Wall Program;
  • Liaison with African Union Commission and the Pan African Agency for Great Green Wall;
  • Regional cooperation and experience sharing networks;
  • Coordinate bilateral and multilateral technical cooperation agreements, protocols, conventions and treaties related to the Agency;
  • Relationship with multilateral and bilateral commissions;
  • Coordinating relationship with United Nations Agencies and other development partners;
  • Work closely with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.