Kituo Hosts Housing Forum in Mombasa
Kituo Cha Sheria’s Coast region office- Mombasa hosted a one-day Housing Forum in the Coastal city.The Mombasa County Land and Housing Forum took place at Hotel Sapphire, Mombasa on 11th April 2019. The Forum was organized by Kituo Cha Sheria and the Coast Land Non-State Actors (CLNSA). Coast Land Non State Actors (CLNSA) is a network of over 20 CSOs in the Coast and Kituo is an instrumental player in ensuring land justice and reforms are achieved and work for the poor and lowly. Discussions during this day-long forum included the Mombasa Mass Housing Plan & Mombasa Urban Renewal Project; review of grants & disposition of public land; overview on mining and natural resources compensation and Alternative Dispute Resolution. The forum had representation from community members, the County Government, local political leadership led by Kisauni Member of National Assembly Hon. Ali Mbogoh. Civil society groups and the National Land Commission also had representatives who deliberated on resettlement and resettlement programs and historical land injustices focusing on the Coast Region.