The Kenya Oil and Gas Working Group was formed in 2009 and it provides a platform for constructive stakeholder engagement, and knowledge management contributing to good governance and sustainable development of the oil and gas sector.
Community Action for Nature Conservation (CANCO) is the convener and the secretariat that hosts the Kenya Oil and Gas Working Group which is headed by the National Network Coordinator.
The Working Group has a steering committee of six member organizations. Since inception, KOGWG has been receiving technical and financial support from WWF-KENYA and WWF Tanzania county offices to deliver its advocacy mandate. The network is also a member of the National Environment Civil Society Alliance of Kenya (NECSA-K)