Details of Measure

General Description
Country or Region Kenya
Official Title Environmental Management and Co-ordination Act, 1999
Level National/Federal
Type of Measure Legislation
Status of Measure Entered into force
Date of Entry into Force 2000-01-14
Additional Information
Full-text of Measure Document

Main ABS Elements

ABS Element
Description Relevant articles and sections
National Focal Point Link to Kenya - National Contacts
Competent National Authority
National Environment Management Authority Art. 7
Role Art. 11
Prior Informed Consent (PIC) Procedures
Licences and fees for access Art. 53(2)(a)
Mutually Agreed Terms (MATs)
Benefit-sharing Art. 53(2)(c)
Traditional Knowledge Associated to Genetic Resources
Importation and exportation of germplasm Art. 53(2)(b)
Protection of indigenous property rights Art. 50(f)

  • United Nations
  • United Nations Environment Programme