Monica Gichuhi

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Monica is currently the Advisor to the Cabinet Secretary at the Ministry of Mining on Policy, Strategy and Institutional Reforms having previously held the position of Chief Executive Officer at the Kenya Chamber of Mines. She is vastly experienced in the mining industry and is passionate in ensuring that extractives resources are exploited for the benefit of the people. A strong advocate for inclusivity in the extractives industry, she is in the process of overseeing the formalization of Artisanal and Small Scale miners by the Government and was instrumental in the formation of the Association of women in Extractives Industry towards promotion of participation of women in the value chain. She holds a Master’s Degree from Strathmore University in Public Policy and Management.

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