On the 4th March 2017 The UKS Board launched the tree planting program at Nyangabi as an activity to mark the 40 years celebration of Kolping existence in Uganda.
During the Exercise the President of the Kolping Society Mr. Francis Mayombo Rabwoni said that during the 18th UKS National Convention, it was resolved that every Diocesan Kolping Society and willing partners and friends shall plant 40 broad-leaved trees or more, as an activity to mark the event.
The president observed that if every stakeholder embraced the project, it would help avert improve the weather patterns that has become hostile. He encouraged all to participate.
The function was also graced by the Managing Director of Uganda Kolping Society Mr. Aloysius Mugasa Adyeri and other Board Members.
This MD said that the exercise was to go on until 2nd December 2017, the climax of the celebrations.