Kenya Safari Lodges and Hotels Limited (KSLH) being a government parastatal mandated with the provision of premium hotel and lodge accommodation, current conference and business meeting venues, customized beach and safari experiences as well as high value niche products, has geared its core activities towards achieving Vision 2030.
Tourism Fund is a body corporate established under the Tourism Act, 2011 which came into operation on 1st September, 2012 vide special issue Kenya Gazette Supplement No. 93 of 24thAugust, 2012.The Fund is the legal successor to Catering and Tourism Development Levy Trustees. Catering and Tourism Development Levy Trustees has been in existence since.
Tourism Regulatory Authority (TRA) is a corporate body established under section 4 of the Tourism Act No.28 of 2011 and is mandated to regulate the tourism sector in Kenya. This entails developing regulations, standards and guidelines that are necessary to ensure an all-round quality service delivery in the tourism sector.
The Brand Kenya Board is tasked with the responsibility of identifying and refining the key attributes of Kenya, that contribute positively to the image and reputation of the Nation. Our goal is to enhance these characteristics and create an authentic, credible brand for the country that establishes our uniqueness in the global arena. The board would like Kenya to be internationally recognized for its land, people.
It is a state corporation that was established by an Act of Parliament (Cap 376), now repealed by WCMA (2013), with the mandate to conserve and manage wildlife in Kenya, and to enforce related laws and regulations.
KWS undertakes conservation and management of wildlife resources across all protected areas systems in collaboration with stakeholders. The Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) conserves and manages Kenya’s wildlife for the Kenyan people and the world.
Kenya Wildlife Service Training Institute (KWSTI) is a middle level college located in Naivasha about 90km from Nairobi. It is registered with the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology as a TVET institution. KWSTI provides specialized training in Natural Resource Management and Tourism Development in an effort to enhance Conservation, Management and Sustainability of Wildlife Bio-diversity in Kenya and globally. Courses are offered at Certificate and Diploma levels with curricula designed on Competency-based basis with Modules of Employable Skills (MES), when desired.
Tourism Research Institute is a State Corporation established by the Tourism Act 2011 with a mandate to undertake and coordinate tourism research and data analysis for the country. This is to ensure that the research and knowledge gaps that exist in the sector are addressed. TRI is therefore the principal reference point for generating data and research information to inform decision making by the government and private sector on
tourism matters so as to ensure competitiveness of destination Kenya and sustained growth in the global, regional and domestic markets.
The WRTI, established under Section 50 of the Wildlife Conservation and Management Act, 2013 and operationalized through Gazette Notice No. 4862 on 17 July 2020 is mandated to conduct and coordinate wildlife research and academic training in the country to enhance planning and decision making in wildlife conservation and management.
The Executive Order No.1 of 2018 (May, 2020 revised) places the Institute as a State corporation under the Ministry of Tourism and Wildlife. Section 52 of the WCMA 2013 provides for the functions of WRTI as follows…..Read more