The National Council for Population and Development (NCPD) staff on 30th November 2019 participated in a tree planting exercise at Olturot Primary school in Narok East sub county, Narok county where over 11,000 seedlings were planted with NCPD donating 1000.

Principal Secretary, State Department for Planning Saitoti Torome graced the exercise at his former school. He commended NCPD and other SAGA’s for their participation adding that environmental conservation was very critical in the area.

He reiterated that the country required to achieve the 10% forest cover before 2030 and engaging in conservation measures was a step in the right direction.