The President of the State of Birland has appointed Amb Joseph Legend Mfon as the Minister of Environment.
The recent announcement from the State of Birland has unveiled an exciting development in the country’s governance. HRM Dr. Emir Haiyawi, the esteemed President of the State of Birland, has chosen a distinguished Nigerian diplomat, Amb. Prof. Joseph Legend Mfon, FIMC, CMC, FIOGR, to serve as the Minister of Environment. This significant appointment, officially decreed on June 13, 2023, alongside the endorsement of Prime Minister H.R.M Prof. Queen Eden Soriano Trinidad, marks a pivotal moment for the State of Birland.
Sitting as Africa’s newest nation and positioned as the 55th country on the continent, the State of Birland boasts a strategic geographical location between Sudan and Egypt, encompassing a vast landmass of 2,060 hectares. This burgeoning nation has garnered widespread recognition and support from numerous countries, highlighting its humanitarian values and commitment to progress.
In his new role, Joseph Legend Mfon will spearhead efforts to represent and safeguard the interests of the State of Birland and its citizens. His responsibilities encompass initiating and facilitating strategic agreements, treaties, and conventions that foster information exchange, trade, commerce, technology, and amicable bilateral relations with other nations. With his extensive experience and expertise, Amb. Prof. Mfon aims to bolster the State of Birland’s standing on the global stage while promoting sustainable environmental practices.
Underscoring the significance of this appointment, the President of the State of Birland emphasizes the establishment of a comprehensive policy framework for humanitarian diplomacy. This framework aims to empower National Societies and the International Federation, providing them with heightened visibility and influence to advance their core objectives. Crucially, this overarching policy, distinct from others, works in tandem with existing policies, programs, and strategies of the International Federation, amplifying their impact without altering their essence.
This landmark appointment of Prof Joseph Legend Mfon paves the way for the State of Birland to forge new bilateral ties with nations across the globe. With the Secretary of Diplomacy’s qualities, attitude, and integrity, the state anticipates an array of fruitful partnerships on the horizon. The Government of the State of Birland takes immense pride in having a highly capable and skilled Nigerian ambassador assume such a vital role, further cementing the bond between the two nations.
As the State of Birland embarks on this new chapter with Amb. Prof. Joseph Legend Mfon at the helm of environmental affairs, signifies a bold stride towards sustainable development, collaborative diplomacy, and the shared pursuit of a greener future. Through his stewardship, the State of Birland aims to demonstrate its commitment to environmental protection while fostering mutually beneficial relationships with nations around the world.
As Amb Prof Joseph Legend Mfon assumes this critical position, we eagerly await the positive impact his leadership will have on the State of Birland’s environmental landscape and its global engagement.