Frequently Asked Questions (FAQS) - #Jazamiti App

Jazamiti App Tree Planting Initiative FAQs

What is the JazaMiti Initiative?

JazaMiti initiative is a presidential directive where Safaricom in partnership with the Ministry of Environment and Climate Change & Forest ICT (MoE, CC& ICT) have come together to drive the 15 billion tree planting initiative commissioned by the President.

To aid in this initiative and document the tree planting activities, the MoE CC & ICT have come up with an App dubbed “JazaMiti” available on Google Play Store and IOS.

What is the JazaMiti App?

The JazaMiti App is a mobile app that facilitates and enhances tree planting programs by allowing users to users in selecting suitable tree species for planting based on their location, documenting, tracking, and monitoring the growth of documented trees over time to aid in Kenya’s vision of planting 15 billion trees in the coming 10 years to fight climate change.

What are the benefits of the JazaMiti App?

It promotes citizen engagement in that people can interact through social feeds, share updates, and participate in group planting events. It encourages sustainable practices through tree planting, hence promoting environmental conservation.

It is a hub of information on tree species i.e. species site matching, their growth requirements, benefits, and ecological significance.

How do I download the JazaMiti App?

You can download the Jazamiti App for free from your device's app store (iOS App Store or Google Play Store).

Simply search for "Jaza Miti App," and then click the download/install button.

What are the requirements to use the JazaMiti App?

To use the app, you must be at least 13 years old. If you are under the age of 13, you must have parental or guardian consent to use the App.

What are the charges of using the JazaMiti App?

There are no charges incurred when using the app. You need to have your WIFI or Data on when downloading the app from Play Store or App Store for the first time.

The App has an offline feature that enables you to access services.

How can you access the JazaMiti App on Google Play Store and Apple App Store?

You can download the App from Play Store or App Store.

Log in to the App, and on the navigation bar, select the Service Tab.

Select the Jaza Miti mini-app.

Log in to the mini-app and follow the prompts.

Is the JazaMiti App available globally?

No. The app is operative in specific regions, but there are plans to expand its availability to more locations over time. Check the app store for availability in your region. Species to Site Matching Module is only limited to Kenya.

What are the features of the JazaMiti App?

The JazaMiti App allows you to access to enjoy the following features.

Tree planting events.

Tree species to site matching.

Documentation and tracking of tree planting activities (past and present).

Know more about trees.

Social feeds.

Location of tree nurseries (coming soon).


How can I participate in the tree planting program through the app?

After downloading the app, create an account or sign in if you already have one. Navigate to the "Plant Trees" section, where you can choose the tree species you want to plant.

Select a planting location and follow the instructions to plant the tree. You can also join organized tree planting events through the app's event calendar.

Can I track the trees I have planted?

Yes. The app features a "My Trees" section where you can see a list of all the trees you have planted. You will receive updates about their growth, and you can upload photos to document their progress over time.

What resources are available about different tree species?

The app provides information about various tree species, including their growth requirements, benefits to the environment, and suitable planting locations.

How can I organize a tree planting event through the app?

You can create a tree planting create event through the app, set the date, time, and location, and invite other users to participate. You can also provide any other details about the event and any specific requirements.

What other activities can I engage in within the app?

The JazaMiti app that enables you to connect with friends, family, or other participants.

You can share your planting achievements, photos, and updates on your profile or through the app's social feed.

Who can participate in the tree planting program within the app?

The app is open to everyone. The app encourages schools, community groups, and organizations to participate. It offers features for group planting events, educational resources, and a leaderboard to track collective planting efforts.

How does the app contribute to climate change?

The JazaMiti App contributes to climate change by encouraging individuals and groups to actively participate in tree planting to promote environmental conservation.

Trees play a crucial role in mitigating climate change, improving air quality, preventing soil erosion, and supporting biodiversity. By making tree planting accessible and engaging, the app helps promote sustainable environmental practices.

How can I get support if I encounter issues with the app?

In case of any issues, questions, and assistance, the app has "Support" section where you can find contact information for customer support or access Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs).

You can also contact us via and for technical support, please use