||Since the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) in November 2010, in the context of the implementation of the IP Strategy for the Seychelles, a number of activities have taken place, the most important of which being the dispatch in August 2012, of
Mr. Getachew Mengistie, as a WIPO Consultant to the Seychelles for a period of two months to:
(a)Provide guidance and technical support for institution building i.e. implementation of the IPDP Planning Matrix Strategic Goal I “strengthening the IP institutional framework” for establishing a single IP Office;
(b)Provide guidance and technical support for the modernization of the IP legal framework;
(c)Provide guidance and technical support for the development of a national IP policy; and
(d)Devise and run sensitization programs of both a general introductory nature and target specific.