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Towards a Sustainable, Vibrant Knowledge Society
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Did you know your voice can be heard in the County Budgetary Process?

This is how:- via public participation in the budget process and how to formulate demands for greater budget transparency and participation. ‪#‎Jihusishe: Kaunti Yangu Jukumu Langu‬ ‪#‎Elimika‬ ‪#‎Uwajibike‬
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Every person has the right to a clean and healthy environment

Obligations in respect of the environment:
The State shall—
(a) ensure sustainable exploitation, utilisation, management and conservation of the environment and natural resources, and ensure the equitable sharing of the accruing benefits;
(b) work to achieve and maintain a tree cover of at least ten per cent of the land area of Kenya;
(c) protect and enhance intellectual property in, and indigenous knowledge of, biodiversity and the genetic resources of the communities;
(d) encourage public participation in the management, protection and conservation of the environment;
(e) protect genetic resources and biological diversity;
(f) establish systems of environmental impact assessment, environmental audit and monitoring of the environment;
(g) eliminate processes and activities that are likely to endanger the environment; and
(h) utilise the environment and natural resources for the benefit of the people of Kenya
Citizen Responsibility:
Every person has a duty to cooperate with State organs and other persons to protect and conserve the environment and ensure ecologically sustainable development and use of natural resources
Bottom Line
The environment must be protected for the benefit of present and future generations through legislative and other measures.
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Environment as a Right

Every person has the right to a clean and healthy environment
Obligations in respect of the environment:
The State shall—
...
(a) ensure sustainable exploitation, utilisation, management and conservation of the environment and natural resources, and ensure the equitable sharing of the accruing benefits;
(b) work to achieve and maintain a tree cover of at least ten per cent of the land area of Kenya;
(c) protect and enhance intellectual property in, and indigenous knowledge of, biodiversity and the genetic resources of the communities;
(d) encourage public participation in the management, protection and conservation of the environment;
(e) protect genetic resources and biological diversity;
(f) establish systems of environmental impact assessment, environmental audit and monitoring of the environment;
(g) eliminate processes and activities that are likely to endanger the environment; and
(h) utilise the environment and natural resources for the benefit of the people of Kenya
Citizen Responsibility:
Every person has a duty to cooperate with State organs and other persons to protect and conserve the environment and ensure ecologically sustainable development and use of natural resources
Bottom Line
The environment must be protected for the benefit of present and future generations through legislative and other measures.
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2016-04-13
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