Ministerial Conference on South-South and Triangular Cooperation (SSTC) on Population and Family Planning

NCPD attends the Partners in Population and Development (PPD)  Ministerial Conference on South-South  and Triangular Cooperation (SSTC) on Population and Family Planning: Emerging Population issues influencing the 2030 Agenda, Karikata Discovery Hotel, Bali, Indonesia, from [...]

Kenya Vision 2030 Delivery Secretariat convenes a Round Table Forum for Government Communication Officers

The Kenya Vision 2030 Delivery Secretariat convened a Round Table Forum for Government Communication Officers on 17th September, 2018 at the Radisson Blu Hotel, Upper Hill, Nairobi. The purpose of the forum was to seek [...]

NCPD Convenes Donors Round Table Meeting on FP Commodity and Financing Status

On 5th September, 2018, at the Fair View Hotel, Nairobi the National Council for Population and development (NCPD) in collaboration with Ministry of Health – Reproductive Health Maternal Unit Services (RHMSU) held a high level [...]

NCCK AGM at Coast

The Director General (DG) of NCPD, Dr. Josephine Kibaru-Mbae OGW; on 30th August, 2018 attends the 63rd General Assembly at Coast.   The DG NCPD advocating for Population Programme support to the delegates DG Addressing [...]

NCPD TAKES PART IN THE MINIMUM INITIAL SERVICE PACKAGE (MISP) READINESS ASSESSMENT WORKSHOP

The MISP assessment tool workshop was held at the Silver Spring Hotel Nairobi from 29th to 30th August 2018. The workshop was organized by UNFPA, it was attended by various stakeholders from both governmental and [...]

NCPD TAKES PART IN PUBLICITY FOR 2018 POPULATION AND HOUSING PILOT CENSUS

NCPD TAKES PART IN PUBLICITY FOR 2018 POPULATION AND HOUSING PILOT CENSUS The next population and housing census in Kenya is due in August 2019. As part of preparation for the activity, a pilot census [...]

Kenya Study tour REPORT 210818

MINISTRY OF NATIONAL DEVELOPMENT PLANNING POPULATION AND DEVELOPMENT DEPARTMENT KENYA STUDY TOUR

County Population Coordinators (CPCs) Internal Review Meeting 2018

CPCs internal review meeting was held on 8th August, 2018 in the NCPD Boardroom.  The objective of the meeting was to prepare County Annual Work Plans and to take stock of 2017/2018 Annual Work Plan.  [...]

CHIEF ADMINISTRATIVE SECRETARY PAYS COURTESY CALL TO NCPD

NCPD on Thursday, August 16th 2018 hosted Hon. Nelson Gaichuhie; Chief Administrative Secretary(CAS), National Treasury and Planning.  He was familiarizing himself with the mandate of the Council.     Meeting with the Deputy Director- Communication, [...]

Policy Steering Committee Meeting for the Implementation of Population Policy for National Development (Sessional Paper Number 3 of 2012) held at Treasury Building, 10th Floor Boardroom on 23rd July 2018

NCPD organized the 3rd inter-ministerial Policy Steering Committee for implementation of Population Policy for National Development, chaired by Dr. Julius Muia, EBS, and Principle Secretary (PS) - State Department of Planning. In attendance were Principle [...]

USING EVIDENCE TO IMPROVE POLICY IMPLEMENTATION INTERNATIONAL WORKSHOP – WINDSOR HOTEL, 23RD TO 25TH JULY 2018

NCPD participated in a Peer Learning Workshop for Government Policy Makers to share experiences on the different systems and processes employed to advance use of evidence to design smart policies that better serve the needs [...]

ZAMBIAN DELEGATES VISITS KENYA TO BENCHMARK POPULATION PROGRAMS

Zambian delegation was in the country since 17th July 2018. The delegation visited the country to learn more on how Kenya co-ordinates, advocates and implements Population and Development activities in the country. The delegation was [...]

Pomp and Colour at World Population Day Event in Mombasa

The National Council for Population and Development in collaboration with the Department of Health and Partners organized a colourful event to mark this year’s World Population Day in Mombasa County. The event was held at [...]

Parliamentary Network On Population and Development Chair makes Courtesy call on NCPD

Hon. Eng. Mark O. Nyamita, MP Uriri Constituency and Vice Chair of the Parliamentary Network on Population and Development (PNPD) pays a Courtesy call at the NCPD offices at Chancery Building on 17th July, 2018 [...]

REGIONAL WORKSHOP ON HARMONIZATION OF PHE INDICATORS

The National Council for Population and Development (NCPD) is this week participating in a Regional Workshop on Harmonization of PHE Indicators at the Hilton Hotel from 17th to 19th July 2018. It is represented by [...]

2018 Kenya SDI HFA Survey Field Work Draws to a Close

The field data collection for the 2018 Kenya Service Delivery Indicators & Health Facility Assessment survey will be concluded in July 2018 after three and a half months of data collection from 3,280 health facilities. [...]

The National Council for Population and Development engages the Parliamentary Network on Population and Development

The National Council for Population and Development (NCPD) in collaboration with Partners in Population and Development (PPD) – Africa Region Office in Kampala Uganda held a meeting on Tuesday, 26th June, 2018 at Intercontinental Hotel, [...]

NCPD holds Conference with the NCCK Upper Eastern Region Leaders

Mr. Charles Oisebe, Deputy Director, and John Anampiu, Assistant Director, engages with the NCCK General Secretary during the Upper Eastern Region Leaders Conference on 21st June 2018 at Gitoro Conference center, Meru County. The General [...]

Parliamentary Network on Population and Development Established

The National Council for Population and development (NCPD) held a meeting on Thursday, 14th June, 2018 at Intercontinental Hotel, Nairobi. The meeting objective was to establish the Parliamentary Network on Population and Development. The Members [...]

NCPD BOARD HOLDS WORKSHOP ON RISK MANAGEMENT

The National Council for Population and Development is holding a training workshop between the 5th and 7th June 2018 at Sawela Lodges, Naivasha. The workshop aims at training the Board on matters of Risk Management.

NCPD ENGAGES KEY CHURCH LEADERS FROM SOUTH RIFT REGION ON VARIOUS POPULATION ISSUES.

The National Council for Population and Development (NCPD) engaged the Church Leaders during the NCCK’s 12th South Rift Regional Conference held on 23rd -25th May 2018 at Jumuia Guest House Nakuru. The NCPD team led [...]

NCPD and MOH commence SDI/KHFA Survey

  The National Council for Population and Development (NCPD) and the Ministry of Health has lauched the Service Delivery Indicator/Kenya Health Facility Assessment Survey. The survey will cover all the 47 counties in the country [...]

Attaining Sustainable Financing for Family Planning in Sub-Saharan Africa

Attaining Sustainable Financing for Family Planning in Sub-Saharan Africa January 15-19th 2018 - Movenpick Hotel, Accra Ghana The regional meeting hosted by USAID was well attended by 60 delegates from 15 countries; Ghana, Mali, Malawi, [...]

GOK/UNFPA 9TH COUNTRY PROGRAMME (2018-2022) WORKSHOP

The 9th new Country programme will be grounded in human rights, gender equality and resilience and focused on the promise to reduce inequalities and leave no one behind. The programme was formulated in a participatory [...]

Kenya Demographic RoadMap

Kenya Demographic Dividend Roadmap

THE NAIROBI OUTCOME HIGHLIGHTS FIRST AFRICA-CHINA CONFERENCE ON POPULATION AND DEVELOPMENT Theme “Harnessing the Demographic Dividend in Africa” 18-19TH APRIL 2017 NAIROBI, KENYA

Preamble 1. The First Africa-China Conference on Population and Development organized by the National Council for Population and Development, Kenya (NCPD) and China Population and Development Research Center (CPDRC) with support from United Nations Population [...]

NCPD DIRECTOR GENERAL CALLS FOR ADDITIONAL FUNDING FOR DEVOLVED HEALTH CARE SERVICES

Health services in Kenya have improved remarkably following devolution to the counties. This was the unanimous conclusion of the 4th. Devolution Conference held in Naivasha from 7-9 March, 2017. Despite initial challenges, achievements far outweigh [...]

Migori TCI Programme Takes Off

The National Council for Population and Development (NCPD) has signed an agreement with Jhpiego to carry out advocacy activities in the self-selected Counties of Migori, Kilifi, Kericho, Uasin Gishu, Nairobi and Mombasa by providing technical [...]

Muslim Leaders and Scholars Meet to Discuss Family Planning

Family planning is at the center of development. The effect of FP programmes are felt in health, education, wealth creation and security. Prof. El Busaidy, Head of Supkem made this observation during a stakeholder meeting [...]

Summary of The Challenge Initiative – Tupange Pamoja Launch

Last week on 14th March, 2017 JHPIEGO launched a project called “The Challenge Initiative – Tupange Pamoja”, at Villa Rosa Kempinski – Nairobi. Among those present as distinguished guests included: Planning PS Saitoti Torome, Ministry [...]

2017 Kenya Health Facility Assessment Pre-Test

Training session in progress The National Council for Population and Development (NCPD) and Ministry of Health (MoH), with support from JICA, are conducting the pre-test for the 2017 Kenya Health Facility Assessment (KHFA). [...]

Personality of the Year Award

Sheikh Adan Wachu, Board Member of the National Council for Population and Development (NCPD) received the UN Person of the Year award as one of the runners up. The award is in recognition for spearheading [...]

Nakuru ASK Show

The Nakuru County Governor Hon Kinuthia Mbugua and his deputy Hon Joseph Rutto visited the NCPD Desk at ASK Nakuru Show held on the 5th to 9th July 2016. The Governor expressed satisfaction with population [...]

World Population Day 2016 Celebrations Held in Njoro, Nakuru County

The MP for Njoro Constituency Hon. Joseph Kiuna Ng’ang’a has raised concern over the practice of transporting girls from Njoro to Narok for circumcision. Speaking at this year’s World population Day celebration held at the [...]

BRIEF ON WORLD POPULATION DAY CELEBRATIONS 2016

Celebration to mark the first World Population Day were held on 11 July 1987 when the world population reached Five Billion. Under the auspices of the United Nations–UN, the event is organized as a means [...]

WORLD POPULATION DAY CELEBRATED IN NYERI

Kenya Vision 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development is an unprecedented opportunity for teenage girls to claim their rights, realize their aspirations and transform our Country. Nyeri County Commissioner Mr. Onesmus Kyatha said this during the [...]