Kenya Forest Growers Association 

Country Kenya 
   
Beneficiaries         Small-scale commercial tree growers 
   
Project Description

Kenya Forest Growers Association represents and promotes private forestry and commercial tree growing interests in Kenya. It is a member-based, non-partisan, non-profit making association that is committed to the welfare of private commercial forest growers. 
   
Scope of Legal Assistance
 
Sidley reviewed documents and reports on issues pertinent to smallholder commercial tree growers, and assisted in drafting recommendations for the Kenya Forest Act in line with international forestry best practices and international forestry agreements. One of Sidley’s lawyers participated in legislative negotiations in Nairobi in February 2014.
   
Team of Lawyers Maurits Lugard, Sarah Panis, Anna Pavlou