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The Chairman of the Commission on Revenue Allocation Mr. Micah Cheserem will preside over the launch of Marginalization Policy and the unveiling of CRA Strategic Plan on Wednesday, February 27th 2013 at Stanley Hotel at 10.00am.

The Commission on Revenue Allocation was established under Article 215 of the Constitution of Kenya 2010 with the main aim of recommending the basis for equitable sharing of revenues raised nationally between the national and the county governments, and sharing of revenues among the county governments.

Article 216(4) of the Constitution, in effect, requires the Commission to determine, publish and regularly review a policy on which it sets out the criteria by which to identify marginalised areas for purposes of the allocation and use of the Equalization Fund. In that regard, this Policy document aims to set out the criteria for identifying marginalised areas and counties in Kenya and provides a framework that shall guide in the planning, implementation, monitoring and evaluation in the use of the Equalisation Fund.


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