Day: September 27, 2017

TITANIUM MINING BENEFIT SHARING IN KWALE COUNTY

TITANIUM MINING BENEFIT SHARING IN KWALE COUNTY

Mineral resources are important national resources that can enhance national socio-economic development if well managed. Historically, Kenya has not been a majorplayer in the extractive sector, with the industry only contributing 1% to the country’sgross domestic product and less than 3% of total export earnings. However, with the discovery and exploitation of minerals such as […]

BUDGETING IN KWALE COUNTY & ITS IMPACT ON THE REALIZATION OF SOCIO-ECONOMIC RIGHTS

BUDGETING IN KWALE COUNTY & ITS IMPACT ON THE REALIZATION OF SOCIO-ECONOMIC RIGHTS

The Constitution of Kenya 2010 introduced a devolved system of government to enhance service delivery and to improve the socio-economic condition of people in remote locations. Devolution of functions entailed the devolution of resources, with the devolved units – County Governments– being given the mandate to plan, budget and allocate resources for the betterment of […]