Kenya has been elected as a Member of the 2017/18 Commonwealth Secretariat Executive Committee

On Thursday 1st June 2017 during the Commonwealth Secretariat Annual Meeting of the Board of Governors held at Malborough House in London, Kenya was elected as a Member of the Commonwealth Executive Committee (Exco). The Committee consists of 18 members comprising of the eight largest contributors across all of the Secretariat’s funds, eight regional members, and the Board Chair and CHOGM Chair-in-Office as ex-officio members.

Four regional members are replaced each year. In 2017 the following Members were elected from the four regions: St Vincent and the Grenadines (Caribbean-Canada), Cyprus (Asia- Europe), Kenya (Africa) and Samoa (Pacific).