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17 February 2009

Kenya Government Gazette dated 2009-02-17 number 15

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             THE KENYA GAZETTE
                                         Published by Authority of the Republic of Kenya
                                                       (Registered as a Newspaperat the G.P.O.)

Vol. CXI—No.15                                      NAIROBI, 17th February, 2009                                                     Price Sh. 50

GAZETTE NOTICE NO. 1386                                                               (f) Seven persons from the private sector with expertise and
                                                                                          experience in the areas relevant to the Vision 2030, (herein
                         KENYAVISION 2030
                                                                                          after referred to as “the Vision”), four of whom shall be
                               APPOINTMENT                                                nominated by the Prime Minister.
    1. ITIS notified for the information of the general public that His          (2) All appointments under subparagraphs (a), (d) and (f) shall be
Excellency, Mwai Kibaki, President and Commander-in-Chief of the              made by the President.
Armed Forces of the Republic of Kenya, has established a Board to be              (3) The Chairman and the members of the Board appointed under
knownas the Vision Delivery Board.                                            paragraph (1) (f) shall hold office for a term of three (3) years but shall
   2. The Board shall consist of—                                             be eligible for re-appointment for one further term.
       (a) a non-executive Chairman;                                              3. The Vision Delivery Board shall—

       (b) the Permanent Secretary, Secretary to the Cabinet and Head                 (a) play a policy-making and advisory role and provide overall
           of Public Service;                                                             leadership, oversight, guidance and policy direction in
                                                                                          implementation of the Vision and sustenance of momentum
       (c) The Permanent Secretaries responsible for—                                     in realizing the goals and aspirations under the Vision; and
           09)      Prime Minister’s Office;                                          (b) be responsible for setting targets and evaluating the results
           (ii)     Planning, National Development and Vision 2030;                       achieved.
           dii)     Agriculture;                                                  4. (1) There shall be a Cabinet Committee on Vision 2030 which
           (iv)     Finance;                                                  shall oversee the implementation of the Vision 2030.
           (v)      Energy;                                                       (2) The Committee shall comprise the Ministries referred to in
           (vi)     Roads;                                                    paragraph 2 (c) (ij)— (xix), and shall provide oversight and general
                                                                              direction and impetus to the Board in the implementation of the
           (vii)    Water and Irrigation;
           (viii)   Public Service;
                                                                                 (3) The Committee shall be chaired by the President and in
           (ix)     Information and Communications
                                                                              absence of the President, by the Prime Minister.
           (x)      Industrialization;
                                                                                  (4) The Minister in charge of the Ministry of State for Planning,
           (xi)     Trade;
                                                                              National Development and Vision 2030 shall at the meetings of the
           (xii)    Tourism;                                                  Cabinet Committee table a progress report on the implementation of
           (xiii)   Justice, National    Cohesion    and   Constitutional     the Vision 2030 and its Medium Term Plan.
                    Affairs;                                                      5. There shall be a Vision Delivery Secretariat which shall
           (xiv)    High Education, Science and Technology;                   spearhead the implementation of the Vision as the country’s blueprint
           (xv)     Public Health and Sanitation;                             and strategy towards making Kenya a newly-industrializing middle-
                                                                              income country capable of providing a high quality of life for all its
           (xvi)    Transport;
                                                                              citizens by the year 2030.
           (xvii) Youth and Sports;
                                                                                  6. The functions of the Secretariat shall be to—
           (xviii) Local Government;
           (xix)    Foreign Affairs;                                                  (a) provide strategic leadership and co-ordination in the
                                                                                          realization of the overall goals and objectives of the Vision
       (d) Representatives of—                                                            and its Medium Term Plans;
           qa       The Kenya Investment Authority;                                   (b) drive and manage the transformation process;
           (ii)     The National Economic Social Council; and                         (c) assist in the preparation of all relevant project documents
           (iii)    The Capital Markets Authority;                                        on the Vision flagship projects together with their
                                                                                          implementation schedules and costs;
       (e) The Governorof the Central Bank of Kenya; and
                                                                                      (d) provide liaison between Government Ministries and the
                                                                                          private sector participants in each flagship project.

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