Ron Layton presented to the Said Business School event on Good Governance in International Development, June 2015.

The conference examined a wide range of aspects of Good Governance.  Light Years IP featured it’s experience of supporting African stakeholder organizations build the ability to train producers, farmers and members of a tribe.  For several years, the Maasai IP Initiative Trust has been training elders and leaders across the Maasai communities in Kenya and Tanzania, using a Maa language workbook to provide direct knowledge of the Maasai Intellectual Property.  The trainees are recognized decision-makers from Maasai districts and counties in Tanzania and Kenya respectively.