13th March 2019
By county diary
Kitui County Environment committee on Wednesday held a sensitization meeting with stakeholders on Agriculture Project called NARIGP at Kitui Agricultural Training center
The purpose of the meeting was to sensitize the twenty gazzeted committee members of their roles.
The meeting was chaired by kitui environment and natural resources chief officer Hon Eng Kimanga who was sitting in for the executive Member, Hon John Makau who was out for an official assignment.
The essence of the forum was to look at the development projects which are under the program.
The environment committee was gazetted last year and they are up to five years to deliver to their mandate., The program under NARIGP Project is funded by the world bank together with county government of kitui.
The project is expected to cover over 20 wards and five sub-counties Namely, Kitui East,kitui rural,kitui central, Mwingi central and Mwingi North.
The Project is expected to take care of agricultural produce and beekeeping intervention as well as value chain interventions.
On the same, the committee looked into the proposal to rehabilitate kwa ISIKI WATER PAN in Kisasi ward, which the committee is working on it, in line with the county assembly environment committee to have (ESIA) Environmental, Social Implementation assessment is done to validate the program