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Parliament of Botswana hosted Members of the Committee on Public Administration and Local Government from Mozambique Parliament. The Committee was on a bench-marking exercise from the 29th April to the 04th May 2019. The Committee Members paid a courtesy call on the Speaker of the National Assembly, Hon. Gladys K. T. Kokorwe. Hon. Kokorwe noted that visit will serve to strengthen the already existing relations & cooperation between the peoples of Botswana and Mozambique. "Your visit to Botswana comes in the aftermath of the cyclone Idai, which has caused devastation to may parts of Mozambique. On behalf of Botswana Parliament, I wish to convey our heartfelt condolences to the families who lost their loved ones and the peoples of Mozambique. There has also been the threat of cyclone Kenneth which we hope will not cause the same damage as was caused by cyclone Idai," she said. 

The Committee Members had an opportunity to be briefed on the following;The Legislative process & Legislative initiative of the MPs, The oversight process over Government, Decentralization model Codifying Electoral Legislation and also meet the Members of Parliament of Botswana Portfolio Committee on Local Governance & Social Welfare.