This report examines the findings of the Ndung’u
Commission, the subject of renewed debate in light of
recent revelations of politicians’ and well-connected
individuals’ allocations of land in the Mau Forest, one of
Kenya’s largest water catchment areas, with subsequent
activities causing serious damage to the environment.
Revelations on the theft of public lands are contained
in the draft report of the Task Force on the Mau Forest
recently commissioned by the Prime Minister.