A JOINT TREE PLANTING ACTIVITY BETWEEN KENYATTA UNIVERSITY AND ASA GROUP OF COMPANIES AT THE UPPER ZONE KENYATTA UNIVERSITY. ON 28TH MAY, 2023.

The school of Agriculture and environmental sciences in conjunction with ASA group of companies, organized a joint tree planting activity at the main campus on 28th May, 2023. The colorful activity witnessed the planting of 900 assorted tree seedlings and 110 assorted fruit tree seedlings near the Kenyatta university (upper zone staff quarters), which had earlier been donated to the university by the same group.

This event was organized in support of the government agenda, which aims to plant 15 billion trees by 2032. This will work towards reducing greenhouse emissions, stop and reverse deforestation, and restore 5.1 million hectares of deforested and degraded landscapes through the Kenyan Landscape Restoration Initiative’s. ASA International Kenya is a subsidiary of ASA International, one of the world's largest international microfinance institutions in the world. ASA group is a club 2022 made up of Kenya top 100 mid-sized companies. The group mainly features the 100 fastest growing medium-sized. Companies in Kenya which are awarded every year depending on their performance.

 

A photo of the Executive Dean School of Agriculture and environmental Sciences and CEO ASA group of companies sharing a light moment when planting a tree.

A photo of the Executive Dean School of Agriculture and environmental Sciences and CEO ASA group of companies joins  the other participants in sharing a light moment when planting a tree.

 

A photo of section of the participants in action during the tree planting ceremony

 

A photo of section of the participants after the tree planting ceremony