Administration Department

Commited to Service Delivery

Mandera County
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http://www.mandera.go.ke

Background

Mandera County is one of the 47 counties in Kenya, located in the North Eastern part of Kenya and borders Ethiopia to the North, Somalia Republic to the East and Wajir County to the South. It is about 1,100km from the capital city of Nairobi by road

Vision & Mission

Vision Statement
Regionally competitive and self- reliant county

Mission Statement
To strategically position ourselves as a county  guided by innovative competitiveness in order to achieve progressive, wealthy, healthy, cohesive and secure county.

Core Values

  • Integrity
  • Innovativeness
  • Professionalism
  • Team work
  • Equity
  • Transparency
  • Accountability
  • Respect for rule of law
  • Core Objectives

    • To position Mandera as the fruit producing county of Kenya
    • To transform the livestock sector from a way of life to competitive economic activity that will transform the lives of our pastoral communities
    • To achieve a good state of water security in Mandera by 2017
    • To ensure  efficient and economical provision  of water and sanitation services, increase environmental conservation, appropriately utilize  natural resources  and improve access to affordable and environmentally friendly sources of energy
    • To achieve fair state of food security in the county.
    • To improve the livelihood of the people of Mandera county by promoting competitive farming practices through appropriate policy framework.
    • To create an enabling environment for agricultural development, increase productivity, promote market access, avail affordable farm inputs, increase value addition and affordable sharia compliant financing.
    • To ensure that all Manderians have access to quality healthcare by 2017
    • To promote and facilitate un restricted inter county movements of goods and services all year round
    • To  put in place  spatial planning  that will carter for the current and future needs of our population and align land use  to modern sustainable utilization
    • To implement a total financial management solutions in all county operations
    • To mobilize resources both internally and externally to make development priorities a reality
    • To promote world class infrastructure in order to achieve socio-economic development in line with Kenya's vision 2030
    • To propel livestock sub sector to the future as thriving, competitive and economically viable activity.
    • To improve livestock production, productivity, health and marketing
    • To enhance access, quality, equity retention, transition and completion levels at the ECD, non formal education, primary, secondary   and tertiary education
    • To establish and transform an efficient and effective workforce  that delivers services to the satisfaction of the citizens
    • To comply with the requirement of the constitution and all the relevant acts and regulations
    • To promote citizens serving citizens by working collaboratively, innovatively, efficiently, effectively while being responsive to our people and  fiscally prudent.
    • To promote Private Sector development through sharia compliant Trade Finance, commercially oriented cooperatives, Enterprise Development.
    • To foster Conducive Linkages, information management and Collaborative Mechanism to enhance Industrial and Tourism infrastructure for economic growth and development.
    • To adapt financial management and reporting as per the International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRs).