The Speaker of the Burundi National Assembly, Pascal Nyabenda has received Tuesday, November 6, 2018, in Bujumbura, the president of the Burundi-Configuration of the Peacebuilding Commission of the United Nations, Mr. Jürg Lauber.
Mr. Jürg Lauber told the press that he and his delegation had come to see the President of the National Assembly of Burundi to discuss how the Configuration for the consolidation of peace can further improve and develop cooperation with Burundi.
On the political side, Mr. Jürg Lauber added, there is already the preparation of 2020 elections. The configuration is very available to contribute as a partner for these elections can unfold in a free, inclusive and peaceful manner, he said.
The UN Burundi peacebuilding in full progress.
On the socio-economic aspect, M. Lauber pointed out that the Burundi-Configuration continues to work with Burundi to ensure the development of society, prosperity and peace.
2 #Burundi A la sortie de l’audience Monsieur Jurg a révélé qu’il était venu pour discuter avec le Président @nshingamateka ce qce est en rapport avec la configuration de la paix et l'amélioration de la coopération avec le Burundi.Ils ont aussi parlé du processus électoral20202 pic.twitter.com/j4qUnzFwIh
— Inama Nshingamateka (@nshingamateka) November 6, 2018
It should be noted that this United Nations body was established in 2005, the spokesperson for the National Assembly, Mr. Alexis Badian Ndayihimbaze, said while adding that this is the 7th visit that the
President Lauber performs in Burundi since 2015.
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