About CLS 2021

About CLS 2021

Community Land Summit 2021

The Community Land Summit (CLS), seeks to bring the voices of communities from the 24 counties with undissolved communal lands as identified by the Ministry of Lands and Physical Planning. The CLS brings together government actors and other stakeholders to discuss on the community land registration processes five years after the enactment of the CLA 2016.

IMPACT Kenya, entered into a working relationship with the National Land Commission (NLC) for the purpose of monitoring land rights, development of the Free Prior and Informed Consent (FPIC) guidelines and holding of the Community Land Summit on the Community Land Act of 2016.

The Community Land Summit is convened by IMPACT, NLC, PARAN Alliance Members, Natural Justice, Kenya Land Alliance, CLAN and other key actors in the implementation of the Community Land Act, 2016.


To be the premiere global land event that brings together all stakeholders to advocate and champion for communities to amplify their voices.

The Community Land summit seeks to bring together all stakeholders to share experiences, and take practical actions that ensure the rights of communities and indigenous people are protected.

Community Land Summit 2021
Community Land Summit 2021

CLS 2021 Venue

This year’s Community Land Summit will be held at the Sports Arms Hotel in Nanyuki, Laikipia County from the 22nd to 24th of November 2021.

We urge delegates to book their accommodation for their time at the Community Land Summit as soon as possible. A range of accommodation options are still available in Nanyuki town.

Things to do in Laikipia County
Laikipia County have created a Welcome Guide for visitors to Nanyuki which includes things to see and do in the county and beyond.
View what to do in Nanyuki