Transparency and Accountability in Kenyas Extractives Sector: State of Play

According to Article 62 (3) of the Constitution, all mineral resources constitute public land and are held by the state in trust for the people of Kenya. The state is therefore under obligation to utilize these resources for the benefit of Kenyans. In order for the state to fulfill its obligations, there is need to ensure that people have access to information concerning extractives including pricings, sales, negotiations, contracts and parties involved in the extraction and sale of natural resources.

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Categories: Africa, Kenya
Author: Jovia Bogere