On Tuesday, December 18, 2018, the Institute for Meteorological Training and Research Nairobi, was recognized for its excellent performance in service delivery and was awarded the Citizen Focused Service Delivery Award. This award recognizes individuals or teams that have made a significant impact in service delivery through provision of efficient, effective, ethical and quality service to the citizenry. IMTR/WMO-RTC,Nairobi was recognized for developing competency based curricula and training which has resulted in KMD issuing accurate impact-based forecasts. These forecasts have helped to provide early warning information to the most vulnerable communities in Kenya that are affected by frequent droughts and floods which lead to loss of life and destruction of property and the environment. On behalf of the Director KMD, I am happy to share with you this important milestone for IMTR/WMO-RTC and forward to you some of the pictures of the ceremony for your information.

(The Public Service Excellence Awards were established in the year 2015 to recognize public service employees who have demonstrated excellence in achieving results for Kenyans and who reflect the priorities of the ideal public service, while demonstrating key competencies)