Date: February 9, 2017
Tenure disputes in East Africa have created financial and reputational problems for the companies and investors involved. These issues are becoming significant at a macro-level as well as a project level. Energy projects have experienced contagious disputes that have undermined the attractiveness of the sector for international investors in key countries.
This paper examines recent case studies of tenure-related dispute in East Africa to help companies, investors, governments, and CSOs avoid and resolve them more effectively.