Wildlife Conservation and Management Act 2013 (Wildlife Act 2013)
This act is aimed at improving the protection, conservation and sustainable use and management of the country’s wildlife resources. It provides for equitable sharing of conservation benefits in order to offset costs and to ensure the value and management of wildlife do not decline.
Wildlife Conservation and Management Draft Regulations 2016
There are 18 regulations that are yet to be gazetted. However, interest was given to 5 regulations that had the most significant bearing on conservancies.
National Wetlands Conservation and Management Policy
This policy ensures wise use and sustainable management of wetlands in order to enhance sustenance of their ecological and socio-economic functions for the present and future generations of Kenya.
The National Wildlife Conservation and Management Strategy 2017 (Draft)
This policy creates an enabling environment for the conservation of Kenya’s rich diversity of species, habitats and ecosystems.
The Community Land Act 2016
This act ensures that communities are recognized as legal entities to own and manage land, protect their interests, have strong local institutions and provide measures to minimize land conflicts and tenure insecurity.