Capacity Strengthening for Partner Country Coordinators (PCCs) Focal Persons for South-South Cooperation held in Taicang, China

Capacity Strengthening workshop for Partner Country Coordinators (PCCs) Focal Persons for South-South Cooperation aimed at enhancing knowledge on the modalities of South-South Cooperation (SSC) and South-South Triangular Cooperation and structural process of partnerships (bi-lateral, multi-lateral, [...]

WORLD POPULATION DAY 2019

Celebrating the World Population Day 2019 and Launch of National Council for Population and Development (NCPD) Strategic Plan 2018-2022 at Kibwezi World Population Day on July 11, 2019 in Eldoret Town Why city population summit [...]

MYWO lauds Population policy 2012.

 Maendeleo ya Wanawake Kisumu county chairperson Karen Oloo addressing the MYWO caucus in Ahero, Kisumu county The Maendeleo Ya wanawake, Kisumu chapter has lauded the current National Council for Population and Development (NCPD) developed population [...]

Engaging Women Leaders in Population and Development

“Development Policies cannot be implemented successfully in any part of the world if women are not fully involved.” These were the sentiments of Mr Denis Ogola, the Deputy County Commissioner of Kakamega Central Sub County. [...]

e-Idadi Monthly – May 2019

E-Idadi Monthly - May 2019

NCPD Participates in The Day of the African Child Celebrations

The Day of the African Child was celebrated on 15th June 2019.  This year’s theme was “Humanitarian Action in Africa: Children's Rights First”. In Garissa County, the event was held at Jamhuri Club, Garissa town. The Ministry of Education, [...]

NCPD Participates in State House Mombasa Tree Planting

Mombasa County Commissioner Mr. Evans Achoki((Fourth from Right), pose for a photo during the tree planting occasion. Others in the picture are Mr. Ben Chumo, State House Controller- (fourth from left), Mr J. Macharia (NCPD) [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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

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) [...]