Dominion Farms Ltd signed a 25-year lease agreement with Siaya County Council to invest in Yala Swamp and grow rice, bananas and fish farming. See more...
|Project Area (in hectares)||11,500 |
|Type of Population||Rural|
|Company Names or State Enterprises||Dominion Farms Limited from United States of America - from Oklahoma - Dominion Group of Companies|
|Relevant government actors||Kenya Wildlife Service;, County Councils of Siaya and Bondo;, National Environment Management Authority (NEMA);, Provincial Administration;, Ministries of Agriculture, Water, Fisheries and Gender and Culture; Water Resources Management Authority;Kenya Forest Service;, Lake Basin Development Authority.|
|International and Financial Institutions||European Union (EU)|
Spanish Embassy from Spain
|Environmental justice organisations and other supporters||Friends of Yala (an umbrella organisation that comprised over 7 organisations);, Kenya Wildlife Service;, Nature Kenya, Kenya Forests Working Group;, Media Diversity Centre;, Royal Society for the Protection of Birds|