Category Archives: December Issue 1 2013

Small scale farmers to be included in the EPA negotiations

The Government will intensify involvement of the small scale farmers in the EU-EAC EPA negotiations. This is after a high court ruling following a petition filed by Kenya Small Scale Farmers Forum and others.

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The flower industry meets with the County Governors

The Kenya flower growers held a prolific meeting with the county Governors to address   industry sustainability under devolution, in line with international, national and county requirements; ongoing EAC– EU EPA negotiations; business licensing and services over and above the specific … Continue reading

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EAC-EU EPA negotiations update

Negotiations update The Kenya Flower Council (KFC) attended a stakeholders meeting organized  by the Ministry of East African Affairs, Commerce and Tourism  on December 3, 2013 to give a brief on EAC-EU EPA negotiations. The briefing meeting was to address … Continue reading

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Consultative workshops on communication strategy baseline survey findings and the base line survey report by workers right watch on sexual harassment.

The Kenya Flower Council (KFC) held a consultative workshop on December 3, 2013 to discuss two main baseline survey findings; communication strategy under National Mechanism for industry-wide compliance project and a report by workers right watch on sexual harassment.

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Public Holiday – December 3, 2013

The Kenyan Government has officially declared Friday December 13, 2013 a public holiday in order to give the nation time to join in the Kenya @ 50 celebrations.  Under section 4 of the Public Holidays Act, the Cabinet Secretary may … Continue reading

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“Green Farming 2014 – 2016” workshop

The Green Farming will hold a workshop on “Green Farming 2014 – 2016” at Nairobi Serena Hotel on Wednesday December 11 from 09:00 to 11:00 am. During the past years Green Farming members and Kenyan partners have been active on … Continue reading

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