The African Union Heads of State and Government expressed their strong commitment to the implementation of the Sendai Framework as a means of sustaining the momentum generated by the Extended Programme of Action. It is noteworthy that the ARSDRR was developed before the HFA was adopted as the global framework on disaster risk reduction. The Sendai Framework, thus, provides the opportunity to implement the new global framework for Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR in Africa, based on a Programme of Action (PoA) that strengthens efforts to increase resilience which will drive poverty reduction, sustainable development in line with Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), Agenda 2063:
The objective of the “One UN” is to improve the impact, coherence, efficiency, effectiveness and positioning of the UN system in Kenya to enable it better assist the country to meet the MDGs and Vision 2030. This will be achieved through One Programme, One Budgetary Framework, One Office, One Leader and Communicating as One.