Media Note
Office of the Spokesman
Washington, DC
March 8, 2010

U.S. Special Envoy to Sudan Scott Gration will travel to Nairobi, Kenya, and Doha, Qatar, from March 8 to March 15, 2010.

Special Envoy Gration will travel to Nairobi, Kenya, to participate in the Inter Governmental Authority on Development (IGAD) Summit on Sudan, which will focus on issues related to implementation of the Comprehensive Peace Agreement (CPA) and on how the international community can coordinate to further its implementation.

Special Envoy Gration will then travel to Doha, Qatar, where he will resume his active engagement with the Darfuri armed movements and officials from the Government of Sudan to push the Darfur peace process forward and to provide his support to ensuring that the peace process is inclusive and comprehensive.

PRN: 2010/271