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GENDER DIMENSIONS IMPLICATIONS OF COAL MINING IN …

Gender Dimensions and Implications on Coal Mining in Mui Basin, Kitui County 1 1.0 Background to the Study Kenya has made several mineral discoveries e.g. titanium ores along the coast, significant coal concentration deposits in the Mui basin, large oil deposits in the tertiary Rift basin and gas in the offshore wells of the Lamu basin.

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Coal Mining Benefits Rights Kenya

BENEFITS SHARING ON EXTRACTIVE NATURAL ... - FES Kenya. Kenya Human Rights Commission. Christabel Nyamwaya ..... This is in view that extractive resources such as oil, coal, gold among others are ... needs to happen if investment in mining is going to produce real benefits for the people of Kenya.

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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 large-scale mining sectors.

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BENEFITS SHARING ON EXTRACTIVE NATURAL RESOURCES …

respect to the benefits derived from these resources. It's against this background that Kenya Human Rights Commission, commissioned this research to be used as tool of educating and informing the government, civil society local communities living in mining areas and other stakeholders.

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Mining – who benefits? - Inside Indonesia

Oct 19, 2017· Mining law changes in decentralising Indonesia raises new challenges and opportunities for local communities Mining and reform. Indonesia's extraordinary resource wealth has, for a long time, been a source of great interest and hope, spurring dreams of riches and economic benefit, holding promises of transition out of poverty across the archipelago.

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Samila Mining Ltd – uplifting rural communities in Kenya

SAMILA MINING is committed to uplifting rural communities in Kenya. Employment provided by mining does not only benefit the men and women employed at the mine and their families. These jobs support the wider community when the employees' income is spent on goods and services.

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How legitimacy of CSOs in Kenya's land rights advocacy is ...

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

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Mining Law 2021 | Laws and Regulations | United Kingdom | ICLG

Oct 09, 2020· Coal: An industry which may benefit the most in conjunction with, if not as a direct result of, Brexit, is coal mining. Despite the Government's previously announced plans to shut down the remaining coal-fired power stations in the country by 2025, as part of the country's commitment to reduce its carbon footprint, several new coal licences ...

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Power games behind multi-trillion coal in Kenya

May 25, 2018· COAL IN KENYA: LICENCE. The firm was to first pay $3 million as concession fees for Block C, special exploration licence levy at $4 per square kilometre, Environmental Impact License fee at $11,110 and special mining lease fee at $21,000 per year. The signing did not go down well with some locals, who felt that Mr Kariithi was an 'outsider ...

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Kitui wants details of Mui coal project – Decoalonize

Feb 15, 2016· The Sh3.4 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.

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Kenya: Lamu Coal-Fired Power Plant | Accountability Counsel

If constructed, the 1,050 megawatt coal-fired power plant planned for the Lamu coastline will be the first coal plant in Kenya and the biggest in East Africa. Local communities face devastating impacts on their health, food security, environment, cultural heritage, and livelihoods from the construction and operation of the coal plant.

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(DOC) KENYA'S LEGAL FRAMEWORK ON MINING: IT'S ADEQUACY …

See Article 1(2) of the Constitution 25 Article 69 of the Constitution of Kenya establish a coal mining framework that addresses all challenges posed by coal exploitation. To achieve this Kenya needs to take cue from such other countries that have an established coal mining sector and draw lessons from them.

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Managing mining for sustainable development

benefits from mining, working alongside the mining industry and local communities. Much of the available knowledge on social and environmental sustainability concerns related to mining is produced by and for the mining industry, while most available knowledge products for governments are focused on the economic governance of mining.

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Kenyan law aimed at luring mining giants sparks 'resource ...

Nov 06, 2014· Community and human rights advocates in Kenya are wary of a new mining bill that is on the verge of being passed into law.. Kenya's national assembly has voted to …

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Kenyan Activists Say True Environmental Impacts of Coal ...

May 26, 2017· This plan would require expanding mining in Kenya and would open a Pandora's box of additional environmental impacts relating to coal mining and transportation. The Lamu plant is part of Kenya's plans to nearly double its electricity generating capacity to 6,700 MW by 2017. Proponents of this approach argue that more electricity is needed ...

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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 governments/mining companies. ... examining the missing gender concerns in coal mining displacement and rehabilitation in India. Gender Technol. Dev., 10 (3) ...

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Women's Struggle with Land Loss ... - ActionAid Kenya

executive is keen to commission coal mining in Kenya in Mui asin as other developed/ developing countries are working hard to phase out of coal energy and adopt clean sources of energy. The struggles against coal mining in Mui oal basin finds perfect synergy with the Decoalinize ampaign opposed to setting up a ksh.206billion coal plant in Lamu.

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Implications Of Coal Mining On Environmental Rights Of ...

implications of coal mining on environmental rights of local communities in the mui basin, kitui county – kenya university of nairobi center for advanced studies in environmental law and policy (caselap) wanyonyi mercy khisa 251/69512/2013 thesis submitted in partial fulfillment of masters degree in environmental law at the university of nairobi.

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Coal mining disrupts people's livelihoods in Mui Basin, Kenya

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 semi-arid region of eastern Kenya. One

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Kenya halts Lamu coal power project at World Heritage Site ...

Jun 26, 2019· Kenya halts Lamu coal power project at World Heritage Site. Kenyan judges have halted plans to construct the country's first ever coal-powered plant near the coastal town of …

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EGP Newsletter by EGP on Exposure

Jun 01, 2020· Tensions between activists and the mining industry have raised, however, concerns over human rights abuses. For example, Kenya's National Coalition for Human Rights Defenders reported cases of harassment and intimidation "against at least 35 environmental activists" in 2018.

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United to Save Lamu: Communities defend land rights and ...

Apr 24, 2017· United to Save Lamu: Communities defend land rights and resist coal plant in Kenya. April 24, 2017 in English. The coal plant threatens the marine ecosystem and the livelihoods of our people. We won't accept it," says Walid Ahmed, whose Lamu roots go back generations. Indigenous and traditional communities of Lamu, Kenya, have coexisted and ...

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In last deal, Glasenberg bets on coal's ... - mining.com

2 · But in his last days on the job, Glasenberg made one last coal deal, spending $588 million buying out the partners in the Cerrajon mine in Colombia. His parting act shows why expectations of coal ...

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Fighting corruption in mining poses tough challenges ...

Dec 05, 2017· The countries included major mining economies such as Australia, Canada and South Africa as well as emerging ones like Cambodia and Kenya, among others. Watch video 03:03 Share

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Africa's Natural Resources: 3 Things Governments Need to ...

Apr 02, 2015· Resettlement also poses a risk to human rights. In Mozambique, for example, Australian mining company Rio Tinto operates coal mines in central Mozambique that displaced hundreds of families from their homes. At our meeting last month, staff shared stories from visits to these communities that showed the serious shortcomings in government ...

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Academics in Benefit Sharing in the extractive industry ...

View Academics in Benefit Sharing in the extractive industry; coal mining in kenya on Academia.edu.

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GREENPEACE AFRICA AND PARTNERS DEMAND A STOP TO COAL ...

Jun 13, 2019· The anti- coal activists marched from Uhuru Park to Nyayo house where the Ministry of Energy is housed and then proceeded to the Chinese embassy to express their discontent over the planned Coal Power Plant in Lamu and coal mining in Kitui. Coal burning is the number one source of air pollution worldwide.

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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 …

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