Stakeholder Engagement in Kenyas Extractive Sector: Principles & Pointers

The extractive industry has significant potential to lift people out of poverty and contribute to sustainable development, generating considerable revenues to governments for infrastructure development and delivery of social services. At the same time, the sector has been associated with extensive adverse social, economic and environmental impacts on local communities, workers and even nationally, prompting demand for greater stakeholder engagement to explain and involve stakeholders in managing negative impacts where they occur.

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Categories: Community Engagement Practices, Kenya
Author: Institute for Human Rights and Business