Published On: Mon, Oct 3rd, 2016

Kenya Ranked Top African Country Contributing the Most to the United Nations

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Kenya is ranked number ten of the top countries contributing to the United Nations in the World and is number one in Africa.

World countries contribute to the United Nations to finance their operations, projects and programmes every year.

According to recently released report for total procurement of goods and services for operational activities of the United Nations system reached $17.6 billion in 2015.

This figure considerably increased as compared to $13.8 billion back in 2009.

United State according to the reports is the largest UN contributor last (2015) accounting 9.37 percent of UN’s procurement volume. U.S. contributed over $1.6 billion. India which has remained among top ten UN contributors since 2010 took the second spot with contribution of $1.28 billion.

The United Arab Emirates came third with $805 million, ahead of Switzerland and Belgium with Kenya notably at number ten with 445 million dollars contribution.

Source: Forbes

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