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Cortec Mining Kenya Limited v Cabinet Secretary Ministry of Mining & 9 others [2017] eKLR.

Pays/Territoire
Kenya
Type de cour
Nationale - cour supérieure
Date
Jui 9, 2017
Source
UNEP, InforMEA
Nom du tribunal
Court of Appeal
Siège de la cour
Nairobi
Juge
WAKI P. N., NAMBUYE R. N., KIAGE P. O.
Langue
Anglais
Sujet
Ressources minérales, Forêts, Environnement gén.
Mot clé
EIA Mesures de protection des forêts Autorisation/permis Gestion forestière/conservation des forêts
Résumé

The appellant, Cortec a Canadian mining company had applied to the Court Appeal to have a decision by the High Court of Kenya overturned. The respondents argued that there were several sectors and factors which were not granted proper representation and consideration when the decision to grant Cortec with a mining license for prospecting and exploration. The respondents further argued that the area where Cortec was seeking this activity was a heritage site and a forest reserve. The appeal in the Court of Appeal of Kenya was dismissed with costs.

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