NCPD’S NEW BOARD CHAIRPERSON VISITS THE COUNCIL

The newly appointed Chairperson of the board of National council for population and development (NCPD) Sam Kona paid a courtesy call to the head office of the council at Chancery building spelling out his hope and optimism that he, with the other board members and entire staff of the council will realize the mission and [...]

By | May 15th, 2019|News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on NCPD’S NEW BOARD CHAIRPERSON VISITS THE COUNCIL

KENYA IMPLEMENTS ROBUST POPULATION POLICY REVIEWS

Kenya has rolled out robust policy reviews and developed programme designs geared towards accelerating the International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD) Programme of Action (PoA) arrived at in Cairo in 1994. Speaking in New York during the 52nd CPD ON , the National Council for Population and Development (NCPD) Director General Dr. Josephine Kibaru- [...]

By | April 12th, 2019|News|Comments Off on KENYA IMPLEMENTS ROBUST POPULATION POLICY REVIEWS

NCPD to hold Members of county Assembly (MCAs) engagement forums

The National Council for Population and Development is planning to hold six forums with Members of the County Assembly. During the forums, the MCAs will be sensitized on Kenya’s Population Policy for National Development and the Demographic Dividend. The meetings are intended to also seek support for the prioritization of population issues into development planning and [...]

By | April 5th, 2019|News|Comments Off on NCPD to hold Members of county Assembly (MCAs) engagement forums

LAUNCH OF THE STATE OF WORLD POPULATION REPORT 2019

Kenya will be launching the State of World Population 2019, in April 2019. This year’s report, entitled, "Unfinished business: the pursuit of rights and choices for all" will show the challenges women have faced in exercising their reproductive rights since 1969 and highlight how the international community has helped overcome social, economic and other obstacles. The [...]

By | April 5th, 2019|News|Comments Off on LAUNCH OF THE STATE OF WORLD POPULATION REPORT 2019

REMARKS BY DG DURING CPD25 – Kenya Denmark side event 25 March 2019.pdf

REMARKS BY DG DURING CPD25 - Kenya Denmark side event 25 March 2019

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NCPD FORMS AN INTER-MINISTERIAL TECHNICAL WORKING GROUP ON ADOLESCENT HEALTH

The National Council for Population (NCPD) held the first Inter-Ministerial Technical Working Group on Adolescent Health on 20th March, 2019. The team was constituted to address the growing concerns on adolescent health and teenage pregnancy in Kenya and advise policy makers in the Ministries of Education, Health, Planning, Youth and Gender on strategic policy action [...]

By | March 21st, 2019|News|Comments Off on NCPD FORMS AN INTER-MINISTERIAL TECHNICAL WORKING GROUP ON ADOLESCENT HEALTH

NCPD STAFF SENSITIZED ON HIV/ AIDS

The National Council for Population and Development (NCPD) staff have been sensitized on HIV/ AIDS at the workplace. Dr. Theresa Omwoyo of the National Aids Control Council (NACC) reiterated that though new infections had stabilized at 44,800 among adults and 800 children dropping from 100,00 annually, more effort was still required to further drop new [...]

By | March 20th, 2019|News|Comments Off on NCPD STAFF SENSITIZED ON HIV/ AIDS

NCPD TRAINS COUNTIES ON PADIS

The National Council for Population and Development held a two-day training on population projections using PADIS software. The training took place at Kenya School of Government in Embu on 5th and 6th March 2019 and involved 18 participants from the six (6) counties from Central region. The participants were drawn from the County Planning and [...]

By | March 9th, 2019|News|Comments Off on NCPD TRAINS COUNTIES ON PADIS

Medium Term Plan III Dissemination – The Mandera Experience

The National Treasury and Planning disseminated the Third Medium Term Plan (MTP III) from 25th February to 5th March 2019. The exercise, conducted in the 47 counties, was spearheaded by the State Department for Planning and all its Semi- Autonomous Government Agencies (SAGAs). The National Council for Population and Development (NCPD) was part of the [...]

By | March 6th, 2019|News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Medium Term Plan III Dissemination – The Mandera Experience

Disseminating MTP III in the Home of Champions – Elgeyo Marakwet County

  The National Treasury and Planning organized a nationwide dissemination of the Third Medium Term Plan (MTP III) from 25th February to 5th March, 2019. The dissemination exercise was conducted in all the 47 Counties. The State Department for Planning called on all its Semi- Autonomous Government Agencies (SAGAs) to join the technical team mandated [...]

By | March 6th, 2019|News|Comments Off on Disseminating MTP III in the Home of Champions – Elgeyo Marakwet County
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