Kenya

The Kenya Extractive Sector Forum

The Extractive Sector Forum is a quarterly multi-stakeholder convening on the extractive sector in Kenya involving companies, communities, civil society and academia. Led by IHRB and the Institute for Law and Environmental Governance the Forum provides a safe space for the different players to discuss key concerns and challenges for the sector, supported by briefing papers that provide background for the discussions.

Latest IHRB Publications

Increasing Access to Business Practice is Key to Scaling Respect for Human Rights

Finding effective ways to talk about human rights with colleagues is a common challenge confronted by practitioners working in companies to drive implementation of respect for human rights. 

Whether these discussions happen within one’s immediate...

Do It Just: Has Nike Started a New Trend?

“Believe in something. Even if it means sacrificing everything.” 

These words, embossed over a close-up photograph of Colin Kaepernick, have already created debate over what many consider a controversial choice by sports company Nike to feature the...

Children’s Rights and Business – Stuck in the “Too Difficult” Box?

Businesses impact on the lives of children in a variety of direct and indirect ways.

Children are consumers of products and services, they are dependents of workers, and they might be young workers themselves or, at least, will be future workers...