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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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. [...]

NHIF SENSITIZES NCPD STAFF ON COMPREHENSIVE MEDICAL COVER SCHEME

The National Council for Population and Development staff (NCPD) have been sensitized on the comprehensive medical cover by National Hospital Insurance Fund (NHIF). Addressing the staff at the Council’s headquarters office at chancery house early [...]

Director General Cautions against Census Recruitment fraudsters.

The National Council for Population and Development (NCPD) is distancing itself from information circulating on social networks purporting that it was seeking to employ staff for the upcoming National census. The Director General Dr. Josephine [...]

KNBS, NCPD collaboration

The National Council for Population and Development (NCPD) today 8/2/2019 held high level consultative meeting with the Kenya National Bureau of statistics (KNBS) at the NCPD boardroom that would see the organizations effectively manage the [...]

Track 20 and DHIS 2 training

The National Council for Population and Development Technical Staff were on 31st January 2019 sensitized on  Track20 project and use of District Health Information system (DHIS 2) tool by Monitoring and Evaluation specialist Ms. Priya [...]

NCPD HOLDS ITS FIRST ICPD+25 SUMMIT ORGANIZING COMMITTEE MEETING

The National Council for Population and Development (NCPD) has kicked off preparatory meetings that will see the country host the International Council for Population and Development (ICPD+ 25) summit, that will be held in Nairobi [...]

ICT Strategy Development Retreat

NCPD convenes a team of representatives from various functional units and departments to develop an ICT Strategy document at Morendat Institute of Oil and Gas in Naivasha.  This exercise took place from Monday 14th January, [...]

NAIROBI COUNTY HEALTH SERVICES LAUNCHES FAMILY PLANNING COSTED IMPLEMENTATION PLAN 2018-2021

The Nairobi County City County Launched its Family Planning Costed Implementation Plan (CIP) 2018-2021 on 9th January, 2019 at a function held at the Swiss Lenana Mount Hotel in Nairobi. The Plan lays the framework upon [...]

The National Council for Population and Development (NCPD) Launches the State of World Population Report 2018, and the State of Kenya Population Report 2017

The National Council for Population and Development launched the State of the World Population (SWOP) Report 2018 and the State of Kenya Population Report 2017, at the Laico Regency Hotel, Nairobi City County. The launch [...]

NCPD Participated in a Forum on Demographic Dividend

NCPD participated in a forum on demographic dividend hosted by the British High Commissioner to Kenya Mr. Nic Hailey. The forum of the focus was youth inclusion in development. Discussions highlighted issues that need to [...]

NCPD HOLDS A TWO-DAY PLANNING RETREAT WITH MEMBERS OF THE PARLIAMENTARY NETWORK ON POPULATION AND DEVELOPMENT

The National Council for Population and Development (NCPD) held a planning retreat with members of the Parliamentary Network on Population and Development (PNPD) at Enashapai Resort & Spa in Naivasha, Nakuru County from 30th November [...]

KHFA Report Writing Workshop Held at Lake Naivasha Sawela Lodges

The National Council for Population and Development (NCPD) under the National Treasury and Planning is currently spearheading a multi-sectoral team in Data Analyses and Report writing of the 2018 Service Delivery Point and Kenya Health [...]

HIGH LEVEL DATA PRODUCERS TRAINING WORKSHOP BRIEF

NCPD is this week participating in a High Level Data Producers Training Workshop organised be UN Women and coordinated by KNBS at the Great Rift Valley Lodge in Naivasha from Tuesday 27th to Thursday 29th [...]

2017 – 2018 PC Evidence Vetting Exercise

NCPD PC evidence for the year 2017 - 2018 was vetted on 27th Tuesday, 2018.  The evaluation team was from the Public Service and in attendance were all the unit and departmental heads.  NCPD DG, [...]

LAUNCHING THE THIRD MEDIUM TERM PLAN 2018 – 2022 DOCUMENT

On Friday 23rd November, 2018, NCPD attends the Third Medium Term Plan 2018-2022 document in which H. E. Deputy President William Roto officially launched the document at KICC. NCPD Choir graced the occasion by performing a [...]

NCPD Hosts the Kigali International Conference on Family Planning (ICFP) Dlegation

On Thursday, 8th November, 2018 the Director General of the NCPD Dr. Josephine Kibaru-Mbae hosted a planning meeting for the delegates attending the ICFP conference in Kigali, Rwanda from 12th to 16th November, 2018. The [...]

NCPD Keeping Abreast with Global Technological Advancement

The National Council for Population and Development Staff members at the headquarters office attended an overview training for Navision ERP.  The training was held on Wednesday 7th November, 2018 at the board room.  The objective [...]

The Burden of Teenage Pregnancies and motherhood in Kenya

Teenage Pregnancy Rates Per County

Fertility in Kenya

Fertility in Kenya

Population and Housing Pilot Census

Population and Housing Pilot Census

INTERNATIONAL DAY OF THE GIRL CHILD 19TH OCTOBER, 2018

The UNFPA in partnership with Polycom Development Project Kibera organise a commemorative event at Springs of Life Lutheran Church, Kibera today Friday 19th October 2018. This day is to advocate for issues of the girl [...]

SPSS Version 25 Demonstration to NCPD Staff

NCPD staff were taken through Predictive Data Analytics by  Predictive Analytical Resources Limited (PARL). The firm demonstrated the new features of Statistical Package for the Social Sciences(SPSS) using version 25 of the software. The demonstration [...]

Kenya Conference of Catholic Bishops (KCCB) makes a courtesy call to the National Council of Population and Development (NCPD)

The NCPD management on Tuesday, 9th October, 2018 hosted a team from KCCB. The team was led by Chairperson of KCCB - Bishop Alfred Rotich. The Director General (DG) – NCPD Dr. Josephine Kibaru-Mbae briefed [...]

MCAs ROUND TABLE MEETING BRIEF FOR THE COUNCIL

Key actions points from the meeting included Meeting with the CEC Health for updates on signing of the FAA for TCI, and FP-CIP for Uasin Gishu County and also on MOH Plans (AWP, Strategic Plan) [...]

Second Meeting of the African Population Experts Committee (APEC) and the Meeting of the Ministers in charge Population

Second Meeting of the African Population Experts Committee (APEC) and the Meeting of the Ministers in charge Population as a Working Group of the Second Specialized Technical Committee on Health, Population and Drug Control (STC-HPDC-2) [...]

AGPO sensitization workshop at Sentrim 680 hotel, Nairobi

As one of the requirements of the Government’s service delivery program, NCPD undertook to build the capacity of Women, Youth and PWDs through sensitization training on Access to Government Procurement Opportunities.  The undertaking was climaxed [...]

CPC North Rift Region Engages Stakeholders on Kalya Radio Talk Show

County Population Coordinator (CPC) North Rift region, Moses Ouma visited Kalya FM station. The Radio talk was after attaining the following goals within the Kalya Radio catchment areas of Turkana, West Pokot, parts of Trans Nzoia, [...]

Meru County Health Strategic Documents Launch and Celebration of the World Contraceptive Day – 26th September, 2018 

On the 26th September 2018, the Meru Health sector launched the Meru Health Sector Strategic and Investment Plan, the Meru County costed Implementation plan for family planning, and the Meru County HIV/TB/SRH Strategic Plan. The [...]

Nandi County Official launch during Customized Big Four Agenda

The National Council for Population and Development (NCPD) North Rift Regional Office participated in the customization and launch of the big four agenda of Nandi County which was aligned into the County Integrated Development Plan [...]

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