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A declaration that the County of Government of Kitui must be involved in the negotiations of the terms and conditions of the Coal Mining Agreement and in particular that the County Government must be involved in determining the appropriate levels of sharing of the benefitsprofits of the Coal Mining

  • Constitutional Petition 305 of 2012 Kenya Law

    Constitutional Petition 305 Of 2012 Kenya Law

    A declaration that the County of Government of Kitui must be involved in the negotiations of the terms and conditions of the Coal Mining Agreement and in particular that the County Government must be involved in determining the appropriate levels of sharing of the benefitsprofits of the Coal Mining

  • KENYA GAZETTE SUPPLEMENT Kenya Law Reports

    Kenya Gazette Supplement Kenya Law Reports

    36Mineral rights in excluded and restricted areas 37Mineral rights on private land 38 Mineral rights on community land 39Consent or otherwise 40Compulsory acquisition of land for prospecting and mining 41Tendering for mineral rights 42Conditions attaching to mineral rights 43Directions concerning good mining practice

  • Strengthening environmental governance UNDP in Kenya

    Strengthening Environmental Governance Undp In Kenya

    Jul 15 2018 In Kenya the project is partnering with the Ministry of Mining the National Environmental Management Authority NEMA and various local actors including the Kenyan Human Rights Commission strengthen the environmental gender human rights and rule of law dimensions of public administration work in largescale mining sectors

  • Kenya denies IMF access to secret mining agreements

    Kenya Denies Imf Access To Secret Mining Agreements

    Jul 26 2013 Until recently the government has been awarding mining rights on a firstcome basis a fact that has seen briefcase companies buy rights and then flog them in the international market for a fortune The government had up to last February issued 780 exploration and mining licences Some 10 sites are set for petroleum drilling this year alone

  • The Impacts on the Community of the Proposed Coal

    The Impacts On The Community Of The Proposed Coal

    also source some of its coal from Kenya Coal raises environmental and health concerns throughout its life cycle from mining to transport storage and combustion During the first three stages coal dust is a major contaminant Inhaling coal dust can cause lung inflammation increased risk of cardiopulmonary disease chronic obstructive

  • How legitimacy of CSOs in Kenyas land rights advocacy is

    How Legitimacy Of Csos In Kenyas Land Rights Advocacy Is

    Oct 17 2018 Nowadays mining opportunities are increasingly being explored However the issue of land has been central to Kenyas conflicts and historical injustices and land grab cases abound Kenyas political system has undergone significant changes since its new constitution came into force in 2010

  • The pursuit of coal in Kenya The proposed Lamu coal plant

    The Pursuit Of Coal In Kenya The Proposed Lamu Coal Plant

    May 04 2017 Plans for Kenyas first coal plant a 1050mw and USD 2 billion project are progressing despite significant concerns over its basic economic feasibility as well as environmental and health

  • Kitui wants details of Mui coal project Decoalonize

    Kitui Wants Details Of Mui Coal Project Decoalonize

    Feb 15 2016 The Sh34 trillion mining concession was given to Fenxi Mining Group in 2012 A Chinese consortium was also given mining rights in 2015 A benefit sharing agreement was signed between Fenxi and the government in Mwingi town on December 23 2013

  • UPDATE 2Kenya acts to get a bigger share of mineral

    Update 2kenya Acts To Get A Bigger Share Of Mineral

    Aug 05 2013 Kenya has proven deposits of titanium gold and coal But the countrys mining sector is a relatively small contributor to national output although its revenues are expected to grow as new mines

  • Economically socially and environmentally sustainable

    Economically Socially And Environmentally Sustainable

    With 189 member countries staff from more than 170 countries and offices in over 130 locations the World Bank Group is a unique global partnership five institutions working for sustainable solutions that reduce poverty and build shared prosperity in developing countries

  • Coal mining disrupts peoples livelihoods in Mui Basin

    Coal Mining Disrupts Peoples Livelihoods In Mui Basin

    A coal mining concession awarded to a Chinese company is threatening the livelihoods of farmers and pastoralists in the Kitui County Women especially are affected The community speaks out to claim their rights to water food and a clean environment The Kitui County is located in a semiarid region of eastern Kenya One

  • Kenyan Activists Say True Environmental Impacts of Coal

    Kenyan Activists Say True Environmental Impacts Of Coal

    May 26 2017 This plan would require expanding mining in Kenya and would open a Pandoras box of additional environmental impacts relating to coal mining and transportation The Lamu plant is part of Kenyas plans to nearly double its electricity generating capacity to 6700 MW by 2017 Proponents of this approach argue that more electricity is needed

  • Mining conflicts and Corporate Social Responsibility

    Mining Conflicts And Corporate Social Responsibility

    Apr 01 2016 Hughes 2008 in her study of soda ash mining in Kenya Such reprisal and abuse of human rights have soured relations between mining communities and host governmentsmining companies examining the missing gender concerns in coal mining displacement and rehabilitation in India Gender Technol Dev 10 3

  • US Ambassador Pushes Coal Plant On African World

    Us Ambassador Pushes Coal Plant On African World

    Jun 27 2019 A tribunal in Kenya has stopped plans for East Africas first coalpowered plant The proposed project would have been built adjacent to the Lamu Archipelago a

  • What is in a Coconut An Ethnoecological Analysis of

    What Is In A Coconut An Ethnoecological Analysis Of

    the economic benefits of mining development in Kenyas natural resourcerich rural copper mining in Japan coal mining in Colombia oil of Kenya which vests all mineral rights in the state

  • Stakeholders blame secrecy clause to graft in Kenya

    Stakeholders Blame Secrecy Clause To Graft In Kenya

    Oct 19 2013 Stakeholders blame secrecy clause to graft in Kenya mining sector for open contracts would ensure the country benefits from the oil and minerals Coal mining is expected to start in

  • As the World Cuts Back on Coal a Growing Appetite in Africa

    As The World Cuts Back On Coal A Growing Appetite In Africa

    May 10 2017 As the World Cuts Back on Coal a Growing Appetite in Africa New coal plants in Africa are largely being paid for by China and developed countries

  • Legal limits to tribal governance coal mining in

    Legal Limits To Tribal Governance Coal Mining In

    As noted by OP Singh coal mining in Meghalaya has benefited the people and the state and has been a means of wealth generation for some people of the coal mining area However it also is a bare fact that the benefit of coal mining is going to a small group of people whereas a majority are excluded to share the benefit due to various

  • 10 reasons why coal is a good energy source

    10 Reasons Why Coal Is A Good Energy Source

    If the surface owner is lucky enough to own the coal rights hes looking at another 200 a ton for royalty payments In 1977 the federal Surface Mining Law was passed that required coal operators to reclaim the land in an equal if not better condition that existed prior to mining

  • Centre for Environmental Rights Advancing Environmental

    Centre For Environmental Rights Advancing Environmental

    Jul 06 2021 New report questions the IDCs decision to finance Limpopo coal mining 6 July 2021 Case study illustrates how public finance is being directed towards risky fossil fuel projects that can cause a myriad of negative social environmental and climate impacts CAPE TOWN A new report by the Centre for Environmental Rights CER questions the Industrial Development Corporations IDCs

  • Coal Mine Closure and a Just Transition for All

    Coal Mine Closure And A Just Transition For All

    Nov 10 2020 But coal is increasingly being displaced by gas and renewables and the transition to a lower carbon future away from coal is inevitable However in many countries there are whole regionssuch as the Western Macedonia region of Greece Shanxi Province in China dependent on coal mining usually directly integrated with the power sector

  • Unearthing corruption risks in mining approvals

    Unearthing Corruption Risks In Mining Approvals

    Dec 05 2017 On the other side of the world in the coalrich Australian state of New South Wales a former Mining Minister and a current government minister were charged with corruption in a 2015 case involving mining licences that involved complex and opaque company structures set up during the mining approvals process

  • These young Queenslanders are taking on Clive Palmers

    These Young Queenslanders Are Taking On Clive Palmers

    May 18 2020 These young Queenslanders are taking on Clive Palmers coal company and making history for human rights May 18 2020 404pm EDT Updated May 20

  • Pressure mounts on families holding out against coal mi

    Pressure Mounts On Families Holding Out Against Coal Mi

    Jun 03 2020 Much of the deposits at the Somkhele mine have been exhausted and its owners Tendele Coal Mining need to break new ground Mining rights

  • E I M P A A C N S C M BASIN KENYA

    E I M P A A C N S C M Basin Kenya

    extractive sector might thereby jeopardize the improved situation of Kenyas poor In the Mui Basin in Kitui County Central Kenya coal a coal mine is about to go into operation A Benefit Sharing Agreement has been signed in December 2013 between the Kenyan government and a Chinese mining company Fenxi Mining Ltd

  • When Coal Comes to Paradise Foreign Policy

    When Coal Comes To Paradise Foreign Policy

    Jun 09 2019 Since Kenya has no infrastructure in place for the transport of coal South Africa has been granted a contract to import coal to the site until Kenya can build a

  • Clean Mining Gains Foothold In Mozambique

    Clean Mining Gains Foothold In Mozambique

    Mar 25 2021 The mining sector in Mozambique has seen several recent largescale investments predominantly from Australian mining firms that speak to the sizable returns that the industry has to offer In the mining and processing of heavy mineral sands Kenmare Resources invested 106 million in Q3 2020 in moving its West Concentrator Plant at the

  • Coal mining disrupts peoples livelihoods in Mui Basin Kenya

    Coal Mining Disrupts Peoples Livelihoods In Mui Basin Kenya

    Feb 14 2016 Coal mining disrupts peoples livelihoods in Mui Basin Kenya Both ENDS and some partners started a fouryear project Upholding Human Rights bridging the genderenvironment divide in 2014 with the aim to empower women and human rights defenders to improve sustainable resource management and to further explore the potential of the

  • COAL Kenya Africa Research Bulletin Economic Financial

    Coal Kenya Africa Research Bulletin Economic Financial

    Jan 01 2013 COAL Kenya COAL Kenya 20130101 000000 The Kitui mining project will be managed by China An agreement between the government and a Chinese company on the coal mining project in Kitui County has been made According to the Benefits Sharing Agreement BSA Fenxi Mining Company the Chinese firm which won the mining concession has committed to meet tough

  • Kenya denies IMF access to secret mining agreements

    Kenya Denies Imf Access To Secret Mining Agreements

    Jul 21 2013 Kenya denies IMF access to secret mining agreements Sunday July 21 2013 Workers at the Base Resources titanium mining site in Kwale County The government has denied IMF access to secret mining

  • On the brink of a coal boom Papuans ask who will benefit

    On The Brink Of A Coal Boom Papuans Ask Who Will Benefit

    Apr 21 2020 On the brink of a coal boom Papuans ask who will benefit a payment based on the true value of the mining rights they were being asked to sign away the value of marine reserves to Kenya

  • BankTrack Lamu coal power plant

    Banktrack Lamu Coal Power Plant

    Nov 16 2020 Land rights and local livelihoods The Lamu coal power plant significantly threatens the lands and livelihoods of the Lamu communities Lamu is home to the oldest and best preserved Swahili settlement in East Africa its old town is a UNESCO World Heritage site and has been an epicentre of Indian Ocean trade for centuries The indigenous and traditional communities of Lamu have managed

  • What Are the Benefits of Mining Research Summary

    What Are The Benefits Of Mining Research Summary

    A mining operation must either own the land being mined or secure a contract for the rights the legal right to mine the land But being free to mine the land is only the beginning The mining company must invest in equipment and facilities Beyond that the mining company must have one

  • ICBC drops Lamu coal plans News for the Energy Sector

    Icbc Drops Lamu Coal Plans News For The Energy Sector

    Nov 17 2020 ICBC drops Lamu coal plans The Industrial and Commercial Bank of China ICBC has opted to halt its proposed financing of a 1050 MW coal power plant in Kenya

  • Panel says Grassy Mountain coal mine in Alberta Rockies

    Panel Says Grassy Mountain Coal Mine In Alberta Rockies

    Jun 17 2021 A joint federalprovincial review has denied an application for an openpit coal mine in Albertas Rocky Mountains saying its impacts on the environment and Indigenous rights arent worth the economic benefits it would bring In its 680page report released Thursday the panel questioned the