Recently, His worship the Mayor , Cllr Mzi Zuma met the Consul General of the US , Anne Linne . UMDM delegation had an EXCO Member responsible for Community Services , Cllr S Zungu , Municipal Manager , Dr Ngcobo, Mr SD Mkhize and Mr Leslie Sakuneka also in attendance.The objective of the meeting was to rekindle the strong working relations between uMgungundlovu District Municipality and US Embassy on programmatic projects aimed at enhancing and protecting livelihoods of the citizens of UMgungundlovu District . The Mayor applauded the US Embassy which through PEPFAR Emergency Fund is funding NGOs which are working in our District to alleviate the spread of HIV . He pleaded for continued support to be provided to NGOs which are complementing the work of government in the fight against HIV & AIDS as well as Gender based violence. He further pleaded for support on Economic Recovery Programme as this will link uMgungundlovu residents with economic activities and job opportunities.