YUSUF ABDI GEDI

BA Development Studies- Kimmage Development Studies Centre- Dublin Ireland

Yusuf is a veteran development practitioner with over 30 years experience in water management and sanitation, Livelihood and community driven programs in pastoral communities in Kenya and Somalia. He has in-depth knowledge of the challenges facing pastoralist livelihoods.

Before joining the county in 2013, Yussuf worked with Oxfam GB as Public Health engineer, a Water, Sanitation and Hygiene officer for the Norwegian Refugee Council among others.

In the years 2013-2015 Yussuf served as County Executive Committee (CECM) for water, Environment, Energy and Natural resources. Between 2015-2019 he served as CECM for Agriculture, livestock and fisheries. Yussuf is currently the CECM for Trade, ICT and  Cooperatives.

Flagship Investment Opportunities

Livestock Farming

Renewable Energy

Agribusiness

Prospecting Minerals

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