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Deal #1363

Location #1

Spatial accuracy level
Administrative region
Location
Garsen, Kenya

Target country
Kenya
Comment on location
Tana River Delta

Land area

Intended size (in ha)
160000
Size under contract (leased or purchased area, in ha)
160000
Size in operation (production, in ha)
[2012] 19
Comment on land area
60000ha for jatropha, 100000 for traditional purposes

Intention of investment

Intention of investment
Biofuels

Negotiation status

Negotiation status
[2008] Concluded (Contract signed)

Implementation status

Implementation status
[2012] Project abandoned
Comment on implementation status
After 4 years only 19ha planted

Operating company

 

Data source #1

Data source type
Media report
File

Data source #2

Data source type
Research Paper / Policy Report
File
Comment on data source
Land Grab in Kenya: Implications for Small-holder Farmers

Promised or received compensation

Promised compensation (e.g. for damages or resettlements)
Social responsibility projects have not taken off.

Promised benefits for local communities

Promised benefits for local communities
Health
Other
Comment on promised benefits for local communities
Jobs, health facilities

Former land owner (not by constitution)

Former land owner
Private (large-scale farm)

Former land use

Former land use
Smallholder agriculture

Detailed crop, animal and mineral information

Crops area
Jatropha

Use of produce

Has domestic use
Yes
Domestic use
100

In country processing of produce

In country processing of produce
Yes
Comment on in country processing of produce
AGF (Agrofuel production)

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