Technical Assistance Database: Activity Details

Title: Leveraging market potential and intangible asset of the Kisii soapstone through innovation and intellectual property: ICS for Business Case & Business Strategy Development
Description: To develop a business case and a business strategy in support of the Kisii soapstone sector in Kenya (memo attached). The assignment is in progress, however it is proposed to gather input from the national government, county government and national stakeholders, as to what should constitute the Government’s and county government’s role in the implementation of the strategy both from policy direction, financial support, and facilitation. On the occasion, WIPO’s role will also be underscored.
Type: Mission
IP Subject Area: Patents
WIPO Sector: Division for Africa
Date From: 15/12/2015 - 17/12/2015
Venue City: Nairobi & Kisii
Venue/Host Country: Kenya
Activity held in Language: English

Beneficiary / Participant Countries

Country Name No. of Members / Participants
Kenya 2
Total Number of Participants:  2

Owner / Requester

Owner / Requester Name Owner / Requester Type
World Intellectual Property Organization IGO


Organizer Name Organizer Type
Government of Kenya Institution