Technical Assistance Database: Activity Details

Title: Leveraging the market potential and intangible asset of the Kisii soapstone through Innovation and Intellectual Property
Description: following a project submission (copy attached) by the Kenyan participants at the FIT-Japan funded Regional Seminar on Leveraging Innovation and Intellectual Property Rights (IPRs) for Local Development in Sub-Saharan Africa, that took place in Rehovot, Israel, in December 2012, the Government of Kenya (letter attached) requested WIPO to support the project with technical and financial assistance, aiming at branding and leveraging the intellectual property (IP) asset of the Kisii soapstone.
Type: Workshop
IP Subject Area: Multiple IP Fields
WIPO Sector: Division for Africa
Date From: 16/03/2015 - 20/03/2015
Venue City: Nairobi
Venue/Host Country: Kenya
Activity held in Language: English