turkana oil extraction

exploration of oil in block 10bb and block 13t, turkana, kenya | ejatlas

Exploration of Oil in Block 10BB and Block 13T, Turkana, Kenya | EJAtlas

In June 2013 Tullow estimated a flow rate potential of 5,000 barrels a day based on Ngamia-1 and Twiga-South-1, and estimated combined mean associated resources for the discoveries were 250 million barrels of oil. The newest discovery was Ekales-1 well in September 2013, which raised the possible

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(pdf) conflicts arising from oil and gas extraction in turkana county, kenya

(PDF) Conflicts arising from Oil and Gas Extraction in Turkana County, Kenya

PDF | The discovery of oil in Turkana has sparked a lot of anxiety throughout the country and more specifically amongst the Turkana Community. The commencement of exploration activities was viewed by majority as a lee way towards alleviating the poverty levels

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gov’t to sign mou with turkana residents to allow oil extraction

Gov’t to sign MOU with Turkana residents to allow oil extraction

The government has announced that it has concluded negotiations on the resumption of the early oil pilot scheme. According to petroleum PS Andrew Kamau, the MOU setting out terms of engagement between residents, Tullow Oil and the county government will be signed on Friday. Citizen TV is Kenya's leading television station

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kenyan crude oil extraction and export postponed again - the east african

Kenyan crude oil extraction and export postponed again - The East African

The failure of the EOPS scheme has forced the Kenya government and British firm Tullow Oil to contemplate investing $3 million to build tanks in Turkana to store the crude until such a time that it becomes possible to export it. Exporting crude via road to Mombasa has proved impractical after the

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turkana county | turkana

Turkana County | TURKANA

Turkana County TURKANA – THE LAND OF THE FUTURE The promises of oil and other energies At 77,000 sqkm, Turkana County is the second largest county, covering more than 13% of Kenya’s surface. The vast land in the northwest of Kenya is an awakening

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turkana oil — the story institute

Turkana Oil — the Story INSTITUTE

While resource extraction is not expected to begin for several years, the Turkana oil finds have been celebrated. Oil revenue is seen as a solution to poverty in the region, where nine out of ten people live at subsistence level. But behind the optimistic rhetoric,

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oil discoveries in turkana six years ago haven’t delivered benefits for women – daily trending news

Oil discoveries in Turkana six years ago haven’t delivered benefits for women – Daily Trending News

By Yunia Atieno Turkana is a vast dry, remote county, in northwest Kenya, home to around 1.5 million nomadic livestock herders. The discovery of commercially viable oil deposits six years ago brought with it great [...]

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oil discoveries in turkana still to fuel women's emancipation - the east african

Oil discoveries in Turkana still to fuel women's emancipation - The East African

The research identified some key challenges. That women weren’t properly represented in decisions made between the oil company and community. And that they were particularly vulnerable to problems brought about by displacement, due to the oil extraction.

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environmental impact of tullow oil drilling a mystery - shitemi

Environmental Impact of Tullow Oil Drilling a Mystery - Shitemi

By Eva ConstatarasWhile the Turkana community, civil society and local government are all concerned about how recent oil finds and European exploratory drilling contracts awarded in Northern Kenya will impact the already fragile environment where most of the

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gov't, turkana residents, tullow fail to sign oil extraction mou

Gov't, Turkana residents, Tullow fail to sign oil extraction MOU

A memorandum of understanding setting out terms of engagement between residents, Tullow Oil and the county government of Turkana on the resumption of the early oil pilot scheme is now expected to be signed tomorrow. This after the ceremony failed to materialise today. Citizen TV is Kenya's leading television station

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will oil be a blessing or a curse for kenya? – lessons from indonesia and the rest of the world | africacan end poverty

Will oil be a blessing or a curse for Kenya? – Lessons from Indonesia and the rest of the world | AfricaCan End Poverty

This piece was co-authored with Günther Schulze1.Kenya may have found oil in Turkana that could change the development trajectory for the country. In 2011, Kenya spent US$ 4.1 billion on oil imports, equivalent to approximately 100,000 barrels per day. For

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gov't, turkana residents, tullow fail to sign oil extraction mou

Gov't, Turkana residents, Tullow fail to sign oil extraction MOU

A memorandum of understanding setting out terms of engagement between residents, Tullow Oil and the county government of Turkana on the resumption of the early oil pilot scheme is now expected to be signed tomorrow. This after the ceremony failed to materialise today. Citizen TV is Kenya's leading television station

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oil discoveries in turkana six years ago haven’t delivered benefits for women – daily trending news

Oil discoveries in Turkana six years ago haven’t delivered benefits for women – Daily Trending News

By Yunia Atieno Turkana is a vast dry, remote county, in northwest Kenya, home to around 1.5 million nomadic livestock herders. The discovery of commercially viable oil deposits six years ago brought with it great [...]

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environmental impact of tullow oil drilling a mystery - shitemi

Environmental Impact of Tullow Oil Drilling a Mystery - Shitemi

By Eva ConstatarasWhile the Turkana community, civil society and local government are all concerned about how recent oil finds and European exploratory drilling contracts awarded in Northern Kenya will impact the already fragile environment where most of the

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turkana oil — the story institute

Turkana Oil — the Story INSTITUTE

While resource extraction is not expected to begin for several years, the Turkana oil finds have been celebrated. Oil revenue is seen as a solution to poverty in the region, where nine out of ten people live at subsistence level. But behind the optimistic rhetoric,

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dennis morton - oil exploitation and extraction in turkana... | facebook

Dennis Morton - Oil exploitation and extraction in Turkana... | Facebook

Oil exploitation and extraction in Turkana northern Kenya is a fast-growing industry, with adverse results for indigenous communities living in or around project affected areas. These projects often impact an array of human rights, the environment, and social and

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oil and isolation by juliet torome - project syndicate

Oil and Isolation by Juliet Torome - Project Syndicate

Kenya’s government recently announced that oil had been discovered in the Lake Turkana basin, an isolated region whose people have long been the butt of other Kenyans' jokes. But the potential for conflict over oil exploration and extraction in the region is no

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turkana oil discoveries have no benefits for women six years later | the star, kenya

Turkana oil discoveries have no benefits for women six years later | The Star, Kenya

Turkana is a vast dry, remote county, in northwest Kenya, home to around 1.5 million nomadic livestock herders. The discovery of commercially viable oil deposits six years ago brought with it great expectations of economic transformation of the historically under

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conflict vulnerabilities oil exploration in turkana

Conflict Vulnerabilities Oil Exploration in Turkana

Conflict Vulnerabilities & Oil Exploration in Turkana Following the discovery of oil in Kenya’s Turka-na county in March 2012, many are hopeful this represents an opportunity for the region’s eco-nomic growth. Discovered by Tullow Oil, a mul-tinational oil and gas

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turkana oil should not become a curse :: kenya - the standard

Turkana oil should not become a curse :: Kenya - The Standard

carrying crude oil from Turkana to Coast have faced hostility from locals, demanding a direct share of the naturalToday, several months later, the residents are agitated, frustrated and ready disrupt the extraction of oil. It is unfortunate that no proper

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lake turkana - wikipedia

Lake Turkana - Wikipedia

Lake Turkana (/ t ɜːr ˈ k ɑː n ə, -ˈ k æ n-/), formerly known as Lake Rudolf, is a lake in the Kenyan Rift Valleyenergy extraction (wind, oil) and NGO aid distribution points have made the region more connected to and dependent on outside resources for

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oil discoveries in turkana six years ago haven't delivered benefits for women

Oil discoveries in Turkana six years ago haven't delivered benefits for women

Turkana is a vast dry, remote county, in northwest Kenya, home to around 1.5 million nomadic livestock herders. The discovery of commercially viable oil deposits six years ago brought with it great expectations of economic transformation of the historically under

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kenya extractive industries development programme public awareness and community engagement findings from interactive radio pilot project summary

Kenya Extractive Industries Development Programme Public Awareness and Community Engagement Findings from interactive radio pilot project Summary

www.africasvoices.org info@africasvoices.org 2015 5 Most people who sent messages agreed that the extraction of oil and gas will benefit the life of their community (88.4% women and 77.1% men - no significant association between answers and gender6).

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a socio-economic and environmental analysis of the effects of oil exploration on the local community in lokichar, turkana county, kenya

A Socio-Economic and Environmental Analysis of the Effects of Oil Exploration on the Local Community in Lokichar, Turkana County, Kenya

Turkana County. Keywords: Oil and gas exploration, trade volumes, influx of migrants, employment opportunities, local land pricing JEL:F18, Q30

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heavy protest in turkana, northern kenya, over oil exploitation - pan african visions

Heavy protest in Turkana, Northern Kenya, Over Oil exploitation - Pan African Visions

By Samuel Ouma Oil extraction in Turkana, Northern part of […]HOME POLITICS SOCIETY BUSINESS BLOGS African Show Biz Insights Africa Afro-Swedish Perspectives Kamer Blues Nigerian Round Up Global Africa Cumaland Diary

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include the oil impacted turkana... - turkana empowerment advocacy group | facebook

INCLUDE THE OIL IMPACTED TURKANA... - Turkana Empowerment Advocacy GROUP | Facebook

INCLUDE THE OIL IMPACTED TURKANA COMMUNITY IN THE DECISION MAKING PROCESS. We know community engagement policies in Kenya are thin on understanding...

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the turkana oil protests - shitemi

The Turkana oil Protests - Shitemi

The protests that brought to a close for two weeks oil exploration works need to be interrogated. Turkana County is according to the Kenya National Bureau of Statistics 94 percent poor and 87 percent illiterate. On the one hand, some can argue that these statistics

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overview of the legal framework governing the exploration of oil and gas in kenya | khalid salim - academia.edu

Overview of the Legal Framework Governing the Exploration of Oil and Gas in Kenya | Khalid Salim - Academia.edu

Overview of the Legal Framework Governing the Exploration of Oil and Gas in Kenya Khalid Salim* The East Africa region is gaining much attention by international oil investors due to the numerous prospects of the existence of Oil and Gas in the region. Kenya began the exploration of petroleum in the

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oil extraction | the borgen project

oil extraction | The Borgen Project

Is the Discovery of Oil in Kenya Good or Bad News? The county of Turkana, Kenya, is currently situated over an estimated 750 million barrels of oil. From the outside looking in, the oil is a winning lottery ticket for Turkana, with 90 percent of its 1.3 million people

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oil extraction in kenya—political and geological hurdles

OIL EXTRACTION IN KENYA—POLITICAL AND GEOLOGICAL HURDLES

OIL EXTRACTION IN KENYA—POLITICAL AND GEOLOGICAL HURDLES By Dr. Eliza Johannes Turkana County, an austere and historically marginalized region located in northwest Kenya, has recently seen a growing number of intercommunal clashes

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