Decentralized cooperation: Abomey-Calavi Municipal delegation Council trip continuessmoothly in China
As part of the study tour and exchange of experiences organized for four personalities of the Abomey-Calavi Communal Council, the Chinese representatives have put together a well-attended program to offer to Mayor Georges Bada, Godomey's district Chief, Germain Cadja-Dodo and the Chairmen of the Commissions, FĂ©lix Dossa Dansou and Patrice Hounyewa a pleasant and productive stay.
The aim of this trip from the local level is to warm the secular ties of North-South Cooperation between Benin and China over several decades level through the strengthening of decentralized cooperation between Abomey-Calavi Municipality and the local governments of China; all have been made by the Chinese local authority for Abomey-Calavi Municipality to take advantage of it.
So, after the city of Guangdong this Sunday, the municipal delegation had the privilege, on Monday, November 07, 2016, to go to Shenzhen. In the afternoon of the same day, Mayor Bada and his suite were given a guided tour at Huawei Company, the headquarters of telephony and MTIC, in the process of achieving 5G. The tour continues on Tuesday, November 08, 2016 on DJI-Innovations Company's large textile company for the quality of its innovations and on the Shenzhen Municipal Museum, where the delegation spent the nights from Monday to Wednesday.
After a friendly lunch with the municipal government of Shenzhen City, the delegation led by Mayor Georges Bada was led to a guided tour of the BGI Company. Here the members of the Abomey-Calavi Communal Council in China have been seduced by the scientific potential and technological advantages developed by this Society in the field of agricultural and genetic transformations for phytosanitary needs.
delegation can draw many experiences from the BGI Society in the fields of agriculture, medicine, management of micro-organisms, etc.
As part of the same approach, the 4 Ambassadors of Abomey-Calavi Municipality in China visited AVIC International Holding Corporation, a major company for the GLO DJIGBE international airport and many other commercial and Ways in Abomey Calavi.
It should be remembered that in September 2016, the President of the Republic of Benin, His Excellency Patrice Guillaume Athanase Talon, has made the same visit as well as the one made by Mayor Georges Bada and his three collaborators. After a dinner offered by AVIC International Holding Corporation as a sign of hospitality to the Municipal delegation, the trip of the Benin hosts China will lead them on Wednesday, November 9, 2016 in the city of Ningbo, a port city known for its rich experiences in healthiness and solid household waste management.
This means that, far from being a pleasure trip, the officials and authorities of the cities and societies visited by the Abomey-Calavi municipality Ambassadors in China have capitalized rich experiences and knowledge for building a modern city, in terms of development. These experiences and knowledges would definitely constitute inescapable references to the Mayor Georges Bada in the implementation of his municipal vision.
Mayor Bada announces great mobilization for the cleanliness of the Commune of Abomey
''We may be poor, but clean. The healthiness of the Commune of Abomey is and remains the concern of all. This is the new commitment that I invite every citizen to be part of.
The resurgence of a monthly healthiness campaign that will take place in all our districts, every last Saturday of the month by the initiative of the Municipal Council which I lead, lies in our vision of having a clean and organized city ... ''.
It is by these words that addressed this Saturday, October 29, 2016 to the public, the first authority of the town of Abomey-Calavi. Georges Bada, had just give the go-ahead of a vast operation in order to restore the healthiness of the city of which he is responsible.
In front of the municipal and local officials, the second Deputy Mayor Julien Honfo, the Heads of districts Bernard Hounsou, Apollinaire HOUNGUE, Cadja Germain-Dodo, the municipal administration staff, women and people in lawn mobilized for the occasion the Mayor appealed to a common start around this public health issue which is the cleanliness of the living conditions of its citizens.
The approach of the Authority is to instill in the people manners of Abomey, citizens behaviors whose purpose is the maintenance and preservation of the environment, just to ensure to all a sound health in order to face many development challenges that await this dormitory town with an exponential population growth.
For the blitz against insalubrity in the town of Abomey-Calavi launched this Saturday, two districts were treated by those who have made the trip: central Calavi district and Godomey district
At the first site, the paths and streets located in the distance from the war memorial at Kpota well as the area around the residence of the Mayor, suffered brushes stroke.
In the district of Godomey is the systematic cleaning in the exchanger (sweeping, weeding), which was the task assigned to those who are called to this place to give the click for a new departure for salubrity in the town of Abomey. For the Mayor Bada, maintaining cleanliness is a daily duty that everyone is subject in his home, in their neighborhood or in their village.
Monthly salubrity campaign comes from an exhortation to pay attention on public spaces, on public places.