KYPA launches 4th strategic plan for youth empowerment

The launch, graced by president Ruto, was held during the celebration of 20th anniversary.

In Summary
  • KYPA has been at the forefront of championing youth empowerment and advocacy.
  • The launch of their latest strategic plan underscores their commitment to furthering this cause over the next five years.
President WilliamRuto , Deputy President Gachagua and Speaker Wetangula during the unveiling of the KYPA strategic plan on June 13 , 2024.
President WilliamRuto , Deputy President Gachagua and Speaker Wetangula during the unveiling of the KYPA strategic plan on June 13 , 2024.

The Kenya Youth Parliament Association (KYPA) has marked a milestone as it celebrated its 20th anniversary and unveiled its 4th Strategic Plan (2024-2029) at the JW Marriott Hotel in Nairobi.

The event was graced by President William  Ruto, Deputy President Rigathi Gachagua and National Assembly  Speaker Moses Wetang’ula, reflecting the devotion in which KYPA is held within Kenya.

Speaker Moses Wetang’ula,  urged the young leaders to remain patriotic and transcend tribal divisions.

Speaker Moses Wetang'ula during the Celebration on June 13 ,2024.
Speaker Moses Wetang'ula during the Celebration on June 13 ,2024.

Over the past twenty years, KYPA has been at the forefront of championing youth empowerment and advocacy, making substantial efforts in both legislative matters and community impact.

The launch of their latest strategic plan underscores their commitment to furthering this cause over the next five years.

Ruto emphasized the crucial role that youth play in national development.

Speaker Wetang’ula urged the young leaders to remain patriotic and transcend tribal divisions.

“Remain patriotic, shun tribal cocoons and take up your space in transforming this country," Wetang'ula said.

President Ruto and Speaker Moses Wetang'ula during the celebration on June 13 ,2024.
President Ruto and Speaker Moses Wetang'ula during the celebration on June 13 ,2024.

Manyatta MP Gitonga Mukunji while leading KYPA presented the comprehensive strategic plan and outlined the association's vision, mission, and objectives for the upcoming years.

Speaker Wetang’ula reaffirmed his unwavering support for KYPA, ensuring they have a conducive environment to effectively deliver their services.

Deputy President during the celebration of KYPA on June 13, 2024.
Deputy President during the celebration of KYPA on June 13, 2024.

"Our commitment to youth empowerment and national development shines bright," KYPA said in a statement.

"The launch of their 4th Strategic Plan signifies not just a milestone but a promise—a promise of a brighter future for Kenya, where the voices of the youth are heard and valued."

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