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Country profile on environment: Kenya
(2002). Country profile on environment: Kenya. Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA): [s.l.]. 52 pp.

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    This report presents information on the Environment of the Country in the following arrangement 1. KEYWORDS: Keywords to understand features of the country and major environmental issues are presented briefly on a page, which helps to overview the whole figures; 2. FACT SHEET: major significant index of economy, demography, society and natural resources of the country as well as the characteristics of the natural and social environment are presented; 3. ORGANIZATION AND LEGISLATION: 3.1 Organization Organizations in charge of each environmental issue stated in Chapter 4 and their duties are shown in the matrix. Responsibility, organization and duties of the relevant organizations are also described. For NGO, name and their main activities are shown. 3.2 National Policy on Environment National policy on the environment such as national environmental action plan is stated. 3.3 Legislation Laws and regulations on the environment and their coverage are presented. 3.4 Environmental Impact Assessment EIA system in the country including history and procedure etc. are presented; 4. CURRENT ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES: This chapter summarizes the current status of the environmental sectors and presents the organization in charge, applicable standards, past cases and relevant laws and regulations are presented. In the Chapter 4.3, current environmental issues to be considered are described based on the Local Consultant’s report; 5. INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS: economic and technical assistance by the foreign donors in the country are reviewed. Chapter 5.2, “International Convention on the Environmental Protection” list the conventions ratified or signed by the country. Chapter 5.3, “International Donor’s Project on the Environment” list the assistance project on the environment by the bi- or multilateral donors with the information on the project; 6. INFORMATION SOURCES: contact persons of the organizations in the country concerning the environment are listed; 7. REFERENCES.

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